Valentine’s Day requires nothing less than the best delights for you and your sweetheart. Creating those sublime treats in your own kitchen makes the occasion extra special.

Go with easy, yet festive, creations. You’ll be surprised how simple it is to cook a gorgeous breakfast and dinner for two on a work day.

Start with dessert. One-for-each chocolate pots are best prepared a day ahead.

Just before going to bed on Tuesday, whisk together bread dough (no kneading involved!). In the morning, spoon the dough onto an oven tray, and bake. Making fresh bread for breakfast has never been easier.

While the bread is baking, blend a sublime smoothie duo. This impressive-looking concoction will put you in the a Valentine’s 
Day mood, looking forward to the evening’s date night.

Set the standard of your dinner with a five-star starter salad. Let your creativity bloom when organising the ingredients into the most beautiful plate in town.

Date-night steak is an ideal recipe to cook as a couple. Have one in charge of steaks, other managing the veggies. Or, offer to cook this easy and delicious dish all by yourself, in exchange for a nice back massage later in the evening.

1. Sublime smoothie duo

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This green and pink layered smoothie is as healthy as it is delicious and beautiful.

2. Dazzling date-night steaks

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Cooking perfect steaks and sides is a simultaneous, yet surprisingly simple, task.

3. Glorious breakfast sandwiches

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Let the dough spend a night in the fridge, then bake in a hot oven. Your breakfast bread will be irresistibly crunchy and crusty.

4. Stunning starter salad

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Pick up a few bountiful ingredients, and assembling the most beautiful salad will be smooth sailing. 

5. Crème de la crème chocolate pots

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Prepped a day ahead, all you need to do is top these sweeties with berries and chocolate, and bring them to the table.