As couples increasingly shun restaurants in favour of intimate nights at home on Valentine’s day, a steak dinner accounts for 35% of menu choices, according to the recent study by HelloFresh, with a full roast dinner second choice at 22% and a spicy curry coming in third place with 17% of the vote. For the full survey, see here: https://blog.hellofresh.co.uk/valentines-day
“When it comes to food to get you in the mood, forget fancy delicacies - it’s the good old British classics that are the clear winners,” says Patrick Drake, Co-founder and Head Chef at HelloFresh.
On this note, I asked some friends whether they thought it really was true in this day and age that the way to a man's heart is through the stomach. One respondent is an award-winning, Oxford-educated linguist and writer. "Women love a man who can eat tonnes," she said.
Oh, how far we have come...