How to create a classic Valentine's Day menu

Unsure how to throw a successful Valentine's Day meal? Show your loved one what a good catch you really are by swotting up on these sophisticated and super special recipes.

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Valentine's Day is the perfect excuse to really show off your finely honed cooking skills. Show your loved one you care with a stylish supper sure to impress.

Sophisticated starters

Brie wrapped in prosciutto and briochePaul Hollywood's heavenly brie wrapped in prosciutto & brioche is sure to impress even the most sophisticated palates. Or try...

Smoked salmon with horseradish crème fraîche & beetroot
Crab & citrus salad with Chardonnay dressing 
Ultimate onion rings with bacon mayo
Prawn bruschetta with lemony fennel salad
Smoked salmon & avocado sushi


Romantic mains

Sole meuniereShow off your skills and expertly skin and fillet a whole sole with the help of our video guide then serve French style. Or try...

Braised ox cheek Wellingtons with peppercorn gravy
Spiced lamb with lemon & herb quinoa
Leek, goat’s cheese, walnut & lemon tart
Duck legs braised with Seville oranges
Butter-roasted supreme of chicken with wild mushroom & potato gratin

Perfect puddings

Red velvet cakeSarah Cook's beautiful red velvet cake with buttercream icing is the perfect treat for a romantic evening. Or try...

Baked raspberry & lemon cheesecake
Little rose & almond cupcakes
Orange chocolate truffle cake
Sticky toffee tarts
Salted caramel popcorn pots

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