Start a Little Romance
Fine dining at home doesn’t have to be reserved for Valentine’s Day or an anniversary dinner alone. Take the opportunity to use our favorite romantic recipes as a way to show your sweetheart how much you care any day of the year.
First up is Chocolate Pots de Crème. Pots de crème are decadent, creamy custards served in tiny cups—and they’re a perfect ending to a cozy dinner. Make this dessert the night before, and chill until you’re ready to serve.
Roasted Oysters with Pancetta and Breadcrumbs
Fizzy Plum Bellini
Melon Salad with Prosciutto
Chilled Fresh Corn Soup with King Crab
Linguine with Clams and Fresh Herbs
Gnocchi with Browned Butter
Seared Scallops with Meyer Lemon Beurre Blanc
Arctic Char and Vegetables in Parchment Hearts
Granola with Honey-Scented Yogurt and Baked Figs
Campari and Orange Sparkling Cocktail
Campari, an Italian aperitif, gives this cocktail a bitter edge and beautiful rosy color.
Cabernet-Balsamic Burgers with Sautéed Mushrooms & Onions
Grilled Maine Lobster Tails
Put a fresh twist on a romantic dish: Miso brings salty umami notes to the sweet, succulent lobster.