5 ways to make your meal romantic

Times of India

16th September, 2015 06:01:10 printer

5 ways to make your meal romantic

How about setting up a romantic table within the comforts of your own home? Here's how you do it...


Set the mood


Get your dining table prepared in advance and make sure you have got those romantic little details right— from the soft lighting to the placing right cutlery as well as place names.


Have flowers


Whatever your budget, having flowers is a must-do. Roses speak romance like none other so have a centrepiece with roses in pink or red. If not go for pretty lilies. You could even use edible flowers for your savoury dishes desserts and tea.


Serve up aphrodisiacs


When you're planning the menu, spice it up with a few aphrodisiac ingredients. Serve your partner figs, oysters and chocolate. You can use them on their own or in a dish, just get creative as you like with the meal.


Try sharing


Go ahead, eat out of a single plate or even share rich, gooey dessert. It's sure to bring on those warm feelings of love and romance.


Have the right music


Don't just stop at food and decor. It's a must to have the right slow numbers playing to put you and your partner in that mushy mood. Post the meal, take your partner's hand and enjoy a slow