Staying in this Valentines day? To help you on your way we've caught up with the team at our ProCook store and asked them to share their top three romantic recipes with us this valentines day. Take a look at these delicious recipes, the biggest decision will be which to try first! Simply click on the recipe heading below to see the ingredients you'll need and a method for each recipe.
[accordion-item title="Griddled Sirloin Steak with a Chimichurri Sauce
"]Indulge yourselves with a delicious steak meal for two Recipe serves 2. Ingredients Steak & Seasoning
800 g sirloin steak
2 tbsp olive oil
1/2 tsp ground coriander
1/2 tsp cumin
1/4 tsp cayenne pepper
1 garlic clove finely chopped
1 bunch fresh coriander chopped
1 bunch fresh parsley chopped
3 tbsp white wine vinegar
70 ml extra virgin olive oil Method Make the chimichurri sauce by combining all ingredients in a bowl, let the flavours infuse while you prepare the steak.
Pat the steaks dry with kitchen paper. In a small bowl mix together the ground coriander, cumin, cayenne pepper and olive oil. Rub the mixture over both sides of the steak.
Heat a cast iron griddle until smoking. Cook the steaks for about 3 minutes each side for rare (check out our Youtube video for a guide to cooking the perfect steak).
Remove the steak from the pan and let rest for a few minutes, slice diagonally and serve with the chimichurri sauce. Top tip: Make sure you have steak knives! ProCook sell the Gourmet X30 Steak Knife 6 Piece Set which is available for just £32 [/accordion-item]
[accordion-item title="Chocolate and Raspberry Cheesecake Brownies
"]Seriously decadent, a sweet treat for celebrating Valentine’s Day Recipe serves 10. Ingredients Ingredients
110g plain flour
120g fresh raspberries
200g unsalted butter
400g cream cheese
400g caster suger
5 free range eggs
200g dark chocolate - chopped in small pieces
1 tsp vanilla extract Instructions Place a large bowl over a saucepan of simmering water. Melt chocolate in the bowl and allow to cool.
Preheat oven to 180C.
Grease a baking tray.
Mix 250g of the caster sugar and butter until it is creamy and pale.
Slowly add 3 of the eggs and beat thoroughly after each addition.
Add the melted chocolate before folding in the flour.
Add the mixture to the baking tray.
Using a separate mixing bowl, add the remaining sugar, eggs, cream cheese, and vanilla until smooth.
Spread this over the chocolate mixture, and then add the raspberries into the cake and bake for 40-45 minutes.
Cut into squares. Top tip: To help make the perfect brownies, use a Cake Press. This will help to keep the cake in shape[/accordion-item]
[accordion-item title="Chicken Fajitas "]Great fun to get stuck in with and create a mess together Recipe serves 4. Ingredients 4 free range chicken breasts
1 yellow pepper
1 red pepper
1 onion, diced lengthways
50g curly kale
8 fajita wraps Instructions Dice the chicken into small, evenly sized chunks.
Chop the peppers into long, thin strips before cutting the tomato into small cubes.
Finally, chop the onion into long, thin strips (roughly the same length as the pepper).
In a large frying pan, heat the olive oil and add the chicken
Fry until browned before adding the peppers and onion.
Wrap the fajitas in foil and cook for 10 minutes in the oven.
Season with chilli powder and continue until the chicken is cooked thoroughly and the vegetables have softened.
Garnish with curly kale and tomatoes. Serve immediately. Top tip: For ease, try using a steel frying pan. [/accordion-item] [/accordion] Pop into ProCook at Lakeside Village this January and save up to 60% off cookware, baking essentials and more!
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