Friday, February 13, 2015

The Perfect Valentine's Day Brunch


Avoid crazy overpriced dinners, crowded restaurants, and holiday stress by making your special someone a romantic Valentine's Day brunch. These ideas are simple, so adorable and easily converted into a brunch with friends for the single ladies out there. Enjoy the best Valentine's Day has to offer with these brunch recipes.


1. Fresh Strawberry Smoothie 


Fresh Strawberry Smoothie - SummerGirl Fitness

Nothing says Valentine's Day more than fresh strawberries, and this smoothie definitely has them. The color is so festive and this drink is the perfect healthy addition to your Valentine's Day brunch. With only 3 ingredients, this smoothie recipe could not get any easier.


2. French Toast 


Valentine's Day French Toast - Design Every Day Blog

This french toast recipe is adorable, and perfectly sweet and festive. The strawberries tie in expertly with the delicious fresh strawberry smoothie, and looks completely Valentine's Day appropriate. Make sure you have heart shaped cookie cutters in 2 sizes for this recipe.


3. Egg Frittata 


Egg White Frittata: Tomatoes, Spinach, Mushrooms, Goat Cheese - Cooking.com

For guests who enjoy a more savory breakfast, this egg white frittata will do the trick. Full of flavor from all the delicious ingredients, this frittata is easy to slice and serve and simple to make. The goat cheese and vegetables are decadent and taste so gourmet in this recipe.


4. Potatoes


Best Breakfast Potatoes Ever - The Pioneer Woman 

The best "something savory" to go with a frittata, these breakfast potatoes are hearty and flavorful. Easy to make in bulk if you are hosting a big Valentine's Day brunch, and perfect for a hungry husband or boyfriend if it's just the two of you.


5. Heart Shaped Fruit Plate 


Heart Shaped Fruit Platter - Little Wonders' Days Blog

How adorable is this heart shaped fruit platter?! I absolutely love the arrangement and all the colors. Perfect for a center piece on your table and a great way to add healthy foods into your brunch. Find a heart shaped platter like this at Target or your local party store.


6. Blood Orange Mimosa 

Blood Orange Mimosas - Whats Gabby Cooking Blog


No brunch would be complete without mimosas, and this twist on a classic is to die for. Made with a bottle of prosecco and 3 blood oranges, this drink is fresh, fun and different. Add a slice of blood orange on the rim of the glass for a festive garnish.


Happy Valentine's Day! Try some of these recipes and let me know how they come out in the comments below.




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