Start the Morning with…
The Ruffled Egg, a poached egg shaped like a little purse. You must try this easy technique.
Blueberry Walnut Buttermilk Pancakes, homemade pancakes beat a mix any day.
Cherry Clafoutis, a french treat simply delicious.
Aebelskiver’s, a Swedish Pop Over
Crepes Suzette, a favorite treat which can be a luxurious breakfast or a dessert.
Start the Night with…
Oysters Rockefeller. You know what they say about oysters.
Rosemary Focaccia. Not as hard to make as it looks and enticing.
Arugula with Strawberries and White Chocolate. Nothing says Valentines like berries and chocolate. Why not on a salad?
Poached Shrimp with Olive Oil and Lemon. Men love shrimp. Serve with crusty bread. Go straight to dessert.
Spaghetti Carbonara, a sensuous pasta treat, that is rich, but not heavy.
Red and Golden Beet Crostini. Just beautiful to look at a bit of a sweet treat for a starter.
Honey Goat Cheese with Tomato Orange Basil Salsa and Crispy Prosciutto. Another beautiful way to say I love you.
Tarragon Pasta with Chanterelles. Splurge on chanterelles, make your own pasta and this man will buy you diamonds.
Broccoli Rabe with Chocolate Pasta. You read it right. Chocolate pasta.
Seared Tuna Encrusted with Dried Wasabi Peas. Mr. ST’s favorite thing on the blog.
Veal Ossobuco with White Grits A braised dish always says big flavor and you took the time.
Steak Florentine. Men love steak.
Pot Roast of Beef Braised in Red Wine over Mashed Potatoes. Men love the allure of the homecooked roast beef dinner.
Parmesan Crusted Lamb Chops. These are special. Serve with one of the above pastas.
Bolognese Sauce with Homemade Pasta Mr. ST’s other favorite food on this blog.
Proscuitto Mozzarella Crepes Unique, delicious.
Strawberry Cupcakes This is the best recipe ever.
Love Cake (perfect for those who are a bit baker challenged. See how pretty this is.
Best Flourless Chocolate Cake This is from the Zuni cafe and can’t be beat.
Salty Nutty Chocolate Pecan Cookies (Pictured above)