Just because Valentine's Day falls on a Monday; it doesn't mean we have to let the work day get in the way of a full day of quality "love time." Surprise your loved one with a delicious breakfast in bed this Sunday for Valentine's Day.
This simple and quick breakfast will sweeten up your sweetheart's day right from the start. Enjoy this wonderful breakfast in bed; spend the day with your honey and then head out to one of Burlington's most romantic hot-spots for dinner.
By simply cutting out a heart shape in toast and pairing it with a delightful and vibrant berry compote and a refreshing mimosa, you can show you're not only a hero of the heart but one in the kitchen too!
Hole Hearted Breakfast with A Berry Lovely Compote
What You'll Need:
-Sour dough bread, sliced
-Salt and pepper to taste
-sprig of fresh mint
How You'll Do It:
-for the eggs and toast, simply cut out a heart shape in the toast, add butter to your saucepan and drop an egg into the heart shape and fry on both sides, flipping the toast with the egg once
-for the berry compote, in a large saucepan bring your sugar and water just to a boil and simmer for 10 minutes
-add your blackberries and strawberries and simmer on low for 2 minutes
-stir in your raspberries and butter and simmer just until the butter melts; remove from heat and cool slightly
-top with a bit of whipped cream and a sprig of fresh mint
This breakfast is perfectly complemented by a refreshing mimosa and you can even kick up the mimosa by adding a few fresh berries into the glass as well.
After you've served your culinary masterpiece why not take a break from the kitchen later on and head out to Cafe Escadrille for dinner. Cafe Escadrille is opening its doors on Sunday for all of you love birds to enjoy a fabulous and romantic meal in the Gourmet Room.
From 2PM until 8PM on Sunday the 13th sweethearts can cozy up to an intimate table and enjoy a wonderful meal, inclusive of flaming cherries jubilee and a glass of champagne.
Make your reservations now by calling 781-273-1916 or online at www.cafeescadrille.com; plus you can enter for a chance to win their fabulous Valentine's giveaways where the lucky winners will receive restaurant gift certificates and a beautiful gift from Long's Jewelers.
Happy Valentine's Day to all; love and celebrate each other!