As a break from the World Cup, why not treat your loved one to a delicious meal for two? Whether you’re thinking about a romantic evening with a luxury menu or a casual dinner date, these delicious recipes are sure to impress.
Bistro Roast Chicken
From the masters of romantic dishes, this French-inspired roasted chicken recipe ticks all boxes for a cosy night in. As part of menu of steamed mussels, spiced pomme frites, baby greens and a soufflé, this dish is certain to tick all boxes.
Veal Medallions with Apple & Thyme Sauce
A sumptuously sweet apple and thyme sauce lends itself perfectly to this decadent veal dish. Yielding a beautiful aroma and flavour, this veal is accompanied with seasonal greens or potatoes.
Filet Mignon with Mushroom-Wine Sauce
What’s a romantic meal without a steak? This speedy, posh fillet of beef dish is accompanied by a flavoursome mushroom and wine sauce. Go light with a fresh dressed salad, or go all out with potato fondants and summer veggies.
Pan-Seared Scallops on Linguine with a Tomato Sauce
Caramelised, sweet scallops on a bed of fresh linguine will certainly get the passion flowing. A splash of cream gives the tangy tomato and herb sauce a lovely, silky smooth finish. Served with freshly baked bread to ensure not a drop is wasted, it’s impossible not to enjoy this dish.
Coconut and Basil Steamed Mussels
Impress your other half with this simply-made, but beautifully fresh, mussel dish. Add spring onions and spinach for a complete meal, or freshly baked bread for a delicious starter. Add extra fresh chillies to give this Thai-inspired dish an added bite.
All images and recipes courtesy of myrecipes.com and cookinglight.com.