While red roses and flower bouquets are the mainstays on Valentine’s Day, there are plenty of other ideas to boost your love life. For example, dishing up a tasty meal can provide for an engaging and memorable experience on Valentine’s Day. You and your partner can work together to prepare the meal or you can prepare it in advance and present it as a surprise to your loved one. Cooking at home will also give you the privacy you may be looking for on Valentine’s Day. If you think this approach can work, here are some tips to make a delicious Valentine’s Day meal.
Keep Things Ready
If you spend hours preparing your meal, it will defeat the purpose of celebrating Valentine’s Day. Choose meals that can be prepared quickly or you can prepare and keep things ready in advance. On Valentine’s Day, you just have to take out the ingredients from your refrigerator and prepare the meal. Your Valentine’s Day meal should not take more than 30 minutes to prepare.
Avoid Pungent Food Items
Bad breath is the last thing you would want on Valentine’s Day. So avoid pungent food items such as garlic, onion, fish, etc. Adding these foods will enhance the taste, but if your partner starts smelling like garlic, it would spoil your Valentine’s Day.
Don’t Mess Up Your Kitchen
Unless you and your partner like it dirty, you should avoid messing up your kitchen on Valentine’s Day. A dirty kitchen can be a turn off for many people. Choose recipes that can be prepared easily or keep things ready in your refrigerator.
Valentine’s Day Meal Ideas
Here are some simple Valentine’s Day meal ideas that you can try:
This is one of the easiest and quickest meals you can prepare on Valentine’s Day. For this, you will need good quality milk such as Niryas Milk and fruits and nuts of your choice. You can also add ice cream if you want. Just blend everything in a mixer and it would be ready to serve in no time. A smoothie is loaded with energy and nutrients, which makes it most appropriate for Valentine’s Day.
You can bake your favorite cake a day before and keep it in the refrigerator. Do make sure that you use full-fat milk such as Niryas Milk for preparing your cake. You can add Valentine’s Day theme to the cake to make it more appropriate for the occasion. Chocolate cake is a good option, as chocolate is a natural mood enhancer and an aphrodisiac.
Chocolate Chip Cookies
You can prepare heart-shaped chocolate chip cookies, which would be a great addition to your Valentine’s Day meal. There are different recipes for chocolate chip cookies, but common ingredients are usually all-purpose flour, eggs, vanilla extract, sugar, chocolate chips, baking soda, and unsalted butter. You can use ghee also, but make sure it’s a reputed brand such as Niryas Ghee.
There are various other Valentine’s Day meal ideas that you can try. Just make sure it is easy to prepare, does not give you a bad breath, is rich in energy and nutrients, and is easily digestible. Last, but not least, have fun while you prepare your Valentine’s Day meal.