Looking to make your partner’s evening special? Want to set the mood for a night of romance?
Whether you’re a newer couple or have been married for years, having a romantic dinner date is a must! It’s easy to put your partner last, but spending a little bit of time planning a date is worth it for both of you.
You can plan something that gives you a chance to put your feet up and relax. If you can plan something more in-depth, it’s up to you!
If you’re interested in some more romantic dinner ideas. We’ve got a few selected from across our range to help you arrange something memorable.
1. Shrimp Saganaki (Greek Shrimp with Tomatoes & Feta)
Romantic dinner ideas include shrimp saganaki and Greek shrimp with tomato feta. A mouth-watering dish featuring juicy shrimp sautéed with tomatoes, garlic, and shallots. Lastly, put feta cheese in white wine and lemon juice sauce.
Finish with a light and sweet honey cake to sweeten the meal. Set the mood with soft music and enjoy a romantic evening.
2. Butter-Basted Sirloin Steak
Butterbasted sirloin steak is a classic romantic dinner idea that involves selecting a thick filet mignon steak, brushing it with melted butter, and seasoning it with salt and pepper. Sear the steak in a hot, oiled skillet, transfer it to an oven preheated to 350 degrees, and cook it to a desired degree of doneness.
Set the steak on a bed of creamy mashed potatoes, spoon the butter baste of its juices over the top, and add lightly steamed asparagus and freshly grated parmesan cheese. Place a single candle on the dinner table and enjoy a romantic dinner with the one you love.
3. Mediterranean Fish with Tapenade
Mediterranean Fish with Tapenade is an easy and delicious way to light up a special night with your partner. Start with a crisp, fresh filet of whitefish and marinate it in olive oil, garlic, and herbs.
Lastly, add the top with a homemade tapenade. Serve with a fresh side salad and a glass of wine.
4. Linguine with Clams
Date nights don’t need to be complicated or expensive. Linguine with clams is a simple and easy Italian recipe that can be enjoyed with your partner for a romantic night in. To make it, boil linguine, sauté garlic and shallots, and add clams, white wine, salt and pepper, and red pepper flakes. Serve on a plate for two and enjoy.
5. Pesto Shrimp and Grits
Ron’s Original Pesto Shrimp and Grits is a decadent romantic dinner idea that is sure to impress your significant other. This Rons original menu recipe brings together delectable plump shrimp with creamy grits.
It is a rich pesto sauce and has a variety of fresh herbs. It’s the perfect way to set the mood for a romantic dinner.
All you have to do is layer the shrimp and grits together in a casserole dish and cover it with pesto sauce. Then, all you have to do is pop it in the oven. Bake for a few minutes until the shrimp and grits are cooked, and the sauce is golden and bubbly.
Wow Your Partner With an Unexpectedly Delicious Romantic Dinner
Be daring and romantic—experiment with flavors, herbs, and spices, and you can wow your partner with an unexpectedly delicious romantic dinner. Don’t be intimidated, follow these suggestions and you can set a romantic mood and create an unexpected treat. Try it tonight and see how it goes!
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