Time to cuddle up with the ones you love. And do it with some great food. You can have a great homemade “better than restaurant quality” Valentine's dinner with a little planning, a little work, and a lot cheaper. No need to fight the crowds.
Don't you just love Valentine's Day? Full of love and goodwill, along with great food. But I hate crowded restaurants. We can do much better at home. Let's review some of my top recipes that are easy to make.
We all need a great start to the day. We always go with the baked sausage and blueberry pancake. So good.
For us, any very special meal starts with beef, but we are flexible. Although pork and chicken are great, and I love Italian and Mexican, here are my top beef recipes, plus a chicken and pork if you must. I also include a couple of enhancements.
Veggies and other side dishes
Side dishes make or break the meal. Here are some of our favorites. A little of this and a little of that.
Sweet endings are a must for a great meal but especially important on Valentine's Day. I would skip everything for one of these.
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Editor's Note: Originally Published February 11, 2017, and updated yearly with new recommendations.