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Valentine's Day recipes

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Get Valentine's Day ideas for the perfect night in. Recipes include seafood starters, steak, creamy pasta, indulgent tortes and rich chocolate puddings.

Need some more inspiration? Check out all our Valentine's Day recipes, our favourite Valentine's Day cocktail recipes and some spectacular Valentine's Day menu ideas.

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  • Easy jam tarts on a serving board

    Easy jam tarts

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.43 ratings

    Bake our easy jam tarts and they'll instantly become a family favourite – plus, you can make them in less than half-an-hour if you use ready-made pastry.

  • Next level spaghetti carbonara served in bowls

    Next level spaghetti carbonara

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.57 ratings

    Make the ultimate spaghetti carbonara with a creamy hollandaise-style sauce and crisp pancetta or guanciale. You can also mix in an egg yolk at the end

  • Steak with goulash on plate with sweet potato chips and spinach in bowl

    Steaks with goulash sauce & sweet potato fries

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.31 ratings

    Enjoy fillet steak with sauce for a healthy dinner that also boasts sweet potato fries, spinach and cherry tomatoes. You'll be getting all of your 5-a-day

  • Chocolate pudding with cream and nuts on plate

    Dark chocolate pudding with malted cream

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    This chocolate pudding is the perfect balance of richness and textures. It's easy, yet impressive and you can even make it ahead before your guests arrive

  • A fondue skewer covered in chocolate alongside a strawberry and shortbread finger

    Boozy chocolate fondue

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Make an easy, decadent dessert of chocolate fondue spiked with alcohol. Ideal for Valentine's Day. Buy strawberries, marshmallows and shortbread for dipping

  • Salted caramel chocolate torte

    Salted caramel chocolate torte

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.138 ratings

    Indulge guests at your next party with this impressive dessert. A touch of salt really sets off the caramel and dark chocolate

  • Goat's cheese and beetroot salad on plate with fork

    Creamed goat's cheese & roast beetroot salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Combine creamy goat's cheese, crisp apple and earthy beetroot for a simple salad that's bursting with flavour and colour – and it looks impressive plated up

  • Cacio e pepe in a bowl

    Cacio e pepe

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.13 ratings

    Whip up a simple cacio e pepe for a speedy lunch. With four simple ingredients – spaghetti, pepper, parmesan and butter – this is a storecupboard favourite

  • Red velvet cookies served on a wire tray

    Red velvet cookies

    A star rating of 3.6 out of 5.29 ratings

    Turn the popular cake into chewy cookies, complete with cream cheese icing. Box them up to give as a gift, or make a batch of dough to keep in the freezer

  • Pasta alla vodka in a bowl

    Pasta alla vodka

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.38 ratings

    Sit back and tuck into a big bowl of pasta alla vodka, a creamy tomato pasta with – as you can guess – vodka, which balances out the intense flavours

  • A selection of chocolate-dipped strawberries

    Chocolate-dipped strawberries

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.7 ratings

    Indulge in chocolate-dipped strawberries for dessert or as part of a romantic picnic. Drizzle over milk and white chocolate for the wow factor

  • Slice-and-bake Valentine’s biscuits

    Valentine’s biscuits

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.10 ratings

    These picture-perfect sweet treats make a gorgeous gift for someone special. Create dough cylinders then simply slice and bake the number of biscuits you want.

  • Two cherry bakewell cocktails with ice

    Cherry bakewell cocktail

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Turn the flavours of cherry bakewell into a cocktail with amaretto and cherry cordial. Finish with a maraschino cherry for the ultimate kitsch beverage

  • Gnocchi cacio e pepe served in bowls

    Gnocchi cacio e pepe

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.24 ratings

    Enjoy a comforting bowl of gnocchi with parmesan and black pepper. It's simple but utterly delicious – and the best part is, it only takes seven minutes to make

  • Steak with chips and sauce on plate

    Rib-eye steak with red wine & pastrami sauce

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.4 ratings

    Steak and chips is an unbeatable main course. Try this juicy rib-eye for two with our tangy gherkin ketchup and red wine and pastrami sauce

  • A pan serving tomato & mascarpone risotto

    Tomato & mascarpone risotto

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.164 ratings

    This comforting risotto is perfect for a weekend wind-down for special mid-week meal. Switch mascarpone with cream cheese for a cheaper alternative

  • Spooning shallot and red wine sauce on a steak

    Shallot & red wine sauce

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.97 ratings

    This classic French sauce from Gordon Ramsay is just perfect with a rib-eye steak

  • Flute glasses filled with Buck's fizz

    Buck's fizz

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.3 ratings

    The simple and classic combination of orange juice and champagne makes a perfect cocktail for a celebratory brunch or party

  • Mussels with chorizo, beans & cavolo nero served in a bowl

    Mussels with chorizo, beans & cavolo nero

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.6 ratings

    Team the bold flavours of mussels and chorizo with mellow cannellini beans and cavolo nero for a tasty, light meal. Ideal for a romantic evening

  • Chocolate fondant with blob of ice cream and molten centre

    Chocolate fondant

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.284 ratings

    A gooey prepare-ahead dessert that's perfect for entertaining - it's all a matter of timing...

  • Seared duck with ginger sweet potato and potato mash, served on a plate

    Seared duck with ginger mash

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.9 ratings

    Add a special supper for two to your weeknight menu with this easy, flavourful seared duck with gingery mashed potato and sweet potato that delivers four of your 5-a-day

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