It’s often said that real romance happens over a good meal and conversation, and towards that end we’ve featured all types of recipes this week – from sweet breakfast treats and slow-roasted mains to indulgent desserts – ideal for your special someone on Valentine’s Day. Whether it’s chocolate you crave or you’re hoping to pull out all the stops with a finger-licking good breakfast in bed, here are three very special recipes to help you make sure this year’s Valentine’s Day is the best ever.
Golfeados (Venezuelan sticky bun)
Kick off the day with the Venezuelan version of the American sticky bun – sweet, fluffy and warm – that sets the tone for the most romantic day of the year. Click here for the recipe.
Tamarind tomatillo lamb shanks
If you really want to pull out all the stops and impress your sweetheart, try celebrity chef Aarón Sánchez’s tamarind tomatillo lamb shanks. Slow roasted and bathed in a savory sauce, it’s an extra-special way to say “I love you.” Click here for the recipe.
Churros with warm chocolate sauce
There are very few women – and men – who can’t be seduced with chocolate, and crispy churros dipped into a creamy, warm chocolate sauce are the perfect dish for celebrating love. Click here for the recipe.