Valentine's Day Recipes For The Perfect Date Night

Valentine's Day Recipes For The Perfect Date Night

Caught in the whirlwind of life and realise Valentine's Day is just around the corner? Worry not! Creating a memorable date night doesn't require weeks of planning. All it takes is a few minutes to view some lip-smacking recipes in the Cookd App and create the perfect meal for your loving partner!

Imagine the surprise and delight on your partner's face as you serve a romantic dinner lovingly prepared by you. From captivating appetisers to main dishes that transport your taste sensations on a flavour-filled journey, followed by a decadent dessert, Cookd App has got you covered. Yes! We have curated a list of delightful recipes that are guaranteed to make your Valentine's evening feel special. So, don your chef's hat, and let's create a date night to remember!

1. Panzanella Salad

Panzanella Salad

Start your Valentine’s dinner on a bright note with the Panzanella Salad. This dish is all about freshness and colour, making it a perfect opener for a night of romance. With juicy bits of tomato, crisp cucumbers, and crunchy croutons, it’s a celebration of love at first sight... and bite! This salad sets a cheerful, loving mood right from the start, promising a meal that’s as joyful and heartwarming as your relationship. Looking to nail this dish? Our recipe video has got you covered with simple steps to bring this beautiful starter to your table.

2. Chicken Margherita

Butter Chicken Pasta

For your main course, try the Chicken Margherita! It's a beautiful blend of flavours that makes a dish both lovely to look at and delightful to eat. While it might take a little effort, the result is a special meal that feels both cosy and fancy. This dish brings together chicken, tomatoes, basil, and mozzarella for a taste that's sure to win hearts. If you're wondering how to get it just right, our recipe video is here to help, showing you each step to make this dish shine.

3. Butter Chicken Pasta

Butter Chicken Pasta

For those who love a twist on the traditional, Butter Chicken Pasta is a match made in heaven. This dish combines the creamy-rich flavours we all adore with the comforting texture of pasta. It's an unexpected pairing that works wonders. For hassle-free cooking, use Cookd's Butter Masala Gravy; it is crafted to add depth and richness to your dish with ease.

Watch our recipe video for all the inspiration you need to create this delightful meal.

4. Dynamite Prawns

Dynamite Prawns

Add a bit of spice to your evening with Dynamite Prawns. It's the perfect starter for seafood lovers, offering a burst of flavours that are sure to impress. What makes this dish truly unique is its perfect balance of crispy prawns with a spicy, creamy sauce that tantalises the taste buds, creating an unforgettable experience. Dive into our recipe video for a step-by-step guide on creating this explosive dish.

5. Chicken Steak with White Wine Sauce

Chicken Steak with White Wine Sauce

If you're in the mood for something hearty, the Chicken Steak with White Wine Sauce is your go-to. This dish promises to bring a touch of elegance to your table, with rich flavours that marry beautifully with the tender chicken. Our recipe video will show you how to nail this dish.

6. Grape Wine 

grape wine

No romantic dinner is complete without a toast to love. Homemade Grape Wine brings a personal touch to your celebration, offering a sweet and memorable sip that's perfect for toasting your future together. Our recipe videos offer easy-to-follow guides for crafting this to perfection.

7. Chocolate Sundae

Chocolate Sundae

End your evening on a high note with a Sinful Chocolate Sundae. It's the ultimate indulgence, promising to satisfy your sweet tooth and add a dash of decadence to your night. Our recipe video is just what you need to whip up this delightful dessert.

8. Spiced Hot Chocolate

Spiced Hot Chocolate

Add a touch of warmth to your evening with a mug of Spiced Hot Chocolate. It's rich flavours, and aromatic spices are perfect for cosying up together. Our recipe video makes crafting this comforting drink a breeze.

9. Cappuccino


What's a date without the warm embrace of a cup of coffee? Enhance the romantic atmosphere with a warm, comforting Cappuccino. It symbolises the shared moments and quiet conversations that define your relationship. Watch our recipe video for the perfect cup of Cappuccino.

With these exquisite recipes, you're all set for a dinner that not only tastes incredible but is also filled with love and thoughtfulness. So set the table, light some candles, and prepare for an evening that celebrates love in its most delicious form. 

Happy Valentine's Day!


1. What are the finger foods for a romantic picnic?

Think of chocolate-dipped strawberries or cheese and crackers.

2. What is the most romantic snack?

Choose between chocolate fondue with fruit for dipping and a chocolate sundae – both are romantic and perfect for sharing.

3. What is the best food for Valentine's Day?

A classic is an elegant and comforting pasta dish like butter chicken pasta or spaghetti carbonara.

4. How to make Valentine's at home?

Craft a handmade card, write a letter, bake heart-shaped cookies, and set up a cosy space with candles and soft music.

5. What is the most romantic drink?

The most romantic drink can be a glass of grape wine, known for its ability to set a sophisticated ambience.