Valentine’s Day is a special day for expressing your love for your sweetheart. Whether you plan on exchanging gifts, going out for a romantic dinner, or simply spending quality time together, food is the perfect way to show your appreciation. If you’re looking for something unique to make for your sweetheart this Valentine’s Day, look no further! Here I have gathered several delicious recipes that are sure to impress your special someone. Each recipe has been carefully selected and tested to ensure that it is not only delicious but also easy to make. So, put on your Chef’s hat and get ready to express your love with these five amazing recipes that are sure to make your sweetheart feel extra special.
Start your Valentine’s Day breakfast with a sweet treat that’s sure to put a smile on your sweetheart’s face: French Toast Hearts. All you need is a classic loaf of French bread to make the hearts for this recipe. Not a fan of maple? I also include an easy raspberry & strawberry syrup to include. Your partner will think you’re a pro chef! Recipe here
For a special treat, try making your sweetheart a Cardamom Rose Herbal Tea Latte. This romantic drink is the perfect blend of sweet roses, cardamom spice, and milk. The combination of flavors will have them floating in love. To make this latte, mix rose syrup, cardamom pods milk, and in a pot or French press. Heat and steep the mixture for 5-7 minutes. Once finished, pour into a mug and enjoy! Get the full Recipe
For your sweetheart this Valentine’s Day, why not try a delicious Beet Cous Cous Pilaf? This recipe is a great way to show your love and care. To make this dish, first, sauté onions and garlic in a saucepan with olive oil. Then add in a cup of cous cous, chicken stock, and beet juice. Add ground cumin, golden raisins, and a pinch of salt and pepper. Simmer for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally. Once the cous cous is cooked, stir in parsley and green onion. Serve hot with as a side with chicken or beef. Enjoy the full recipe, here!
4. VALENTINE'S DAY ENERGY BITES
No Valentines Day celebration is complete without a sweet treat! These Valentine’s Day Energy Bites are healthy, delicious, and easy to make. Made with dates, nuts, cashew butter, and dried strawberries, they offer a burst of energy and sweetness in a bite-sized package. Perfect as an afternoon snack or even an after-dinner treat, these energy bites are sure to satisfy your sweet tooth without compromising your health goals variations for chocolate and vanilla bites included. Enjoy the full recipe, here!
5. DRAGon berry smoothie
Number 5 on the list is This dragon berry smoothie bowl is a great way to surprise your sweetie this Valentine’s Day. Start by blending together a cup of frozen dragon fruit cubes, a half cup of frozen strawberries, a frozen banana, a scoop of your favorite protein powder (optional), and a half cup of almond milk. Once everything is blended together, pour the mixture into a glass and top with your favorite toppings like more dragon fruit cubes, sliced almonds, or shredded coconut. This smoothie is sure to impress your sweetie and make for a delicious and healthy breakfast. Full steps to make your smoothie, here.
6. Easy Chocolate Medalions
Number 6 on the list are the Superfood Chocolate Medallions. These cute “medallions” are perfect for satisfying a chocolate craving and they are one of the quickest recipes to prep/execute. Because you can make them in any shape you’d like, it’s perfect to shape them into hearts and add whatever toppings you’d like. These chocolate treats are also for good for a party, or even a fun activity to do with kids. Get the recipe here.
Bonus Recipe: Argentinian inspired Beef EMpanadas
Though this recipe isn’t pink or red, it’s the perfect recipe to make with your sweetie. Empanadas are easy enough that you don’t get frustrated trying to make it, yet challenging enough to have fun doing together. These empanadas are packed with protein, super filling, and made to please. The beef is wrapped in flaky pastry dough, then baked to perfection. Serve with a side of chimichurri dipping sauce for a truly delicious meal that your special someone is sure to love! Empanada recipe, here.