It’s no secret that Italians show and share their love through their cooking. It is believed that one can not cook well if there is no love in their cooking – amore & cucina – go hand in hand. So who else better than to take a tip from than the Italians on to know how to prepare a menu for an evening full of passion!
If you’re looking to celebrate a romantic evening with your significant other with an aphrodisiac menu to satisfy the palate and ignite the passion, here’s the menu for you…
Menu di Amore calls for the right ingredients to stimulate desire: ginger, chili peppers, garlic, asparagus, truffles and chocolate.
This menu is meant to not only stimulate the romantic senses for a candle dinner for two but also be a light and playful meal, even taking the opportunity to share the same plate!Our advice to start off with an appetizer full of strong flavors but small portions, continuing with a classic first course, and an atypical but delicate second course , and ending with a seductive touch of dessert.
To open the menu you can bring intrigue by a light and fun appetizer with the Romeo Cocktail, Garlic Crostini Dip, and Chicken Strips al Peperoncino. To follow, prepare an asparagus risotto as the first course. And for a refined and delicate touch, as the main course, truffle eggs sun sided up.
MENU DI AMORE
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Grocery List :
2 Garlic cloves
1 Bottle White Wine
! basket of Strawberries
HAPPY SAN VALENTINO & EAT BENE!