Welcome to the Valentine Day recipe roundup. 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.
For us, very special meals usually mean beef but we are flexible. Although pork and chicken are great and I love Italian and Mexican, here are my top beef recipes (and one chicken). 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.
Editor's Note: Originally Published February 11, 2017, and updated yearly with new recommendations.