Cooking is love made visible.
Looking for a little inspiration for a last-minute Valentine's Day dinner at home? A classic Indian meal with a few Valentine's inspired touches may add just the right amount of spice* to your night. *If you can get past my lame pun, I promise these are a few must-try recipes of Indian favorites from some great sources. Happy Valentine's Day!
Hors D' oeuvre: Start with this Indian inspired cheeseboard
Main: Tandoori Chicken from one of NYC's hottest Indian restaurants, Babu Ji
Side: (or vegetarian Main): Spicy Cauliflower Steaks from Vij's at Home: Relax Honey (from the famed Vancouver chef Vikram Vij of Vij's and Rangoli)
Side: Beetroot Raita from Shef's Kitchen (If you are in the Austin area, Shef has a class coming up next week. You can see her class schedule here)
Dessert: Strawberry Lassi
image sources: tastingtable.com; shefskitchen.com; houseandhome.com; saveur.com