There's nothing like wrapping up a romantic meal with that special someone by treating yourselves to indulgent desserts and a savoury treat to really hit the spot. After stuffing yourselves with rare steaks or a scrumptious seafood meal, you're going to need a digestif to give you that much-needed pick-me-up. We've curated a list of some of the most scrumptious after-dinner luxuries prepared right here in Melbourne. Make this a Valentine's dinner one to remember!
1. Crema Catalana - Pomodoro Sardo
Starting off with a Spanish take on the classic Crème Brulee, Pomodoro Sardo presents their truly exquisite Catalana. This must-try dessert is perfect to top off any romantic dinner. A light and airy custard-like texture, the crema Catalana puts a zesty citrus twist on the all-time favourite post-meal delicacy. Share the Catalana with your loved one and savour the superb taste behind each bite this Valentine's Day!
2. Cheese Platter - The Meat & Wine Co
If you're looking to take things one bite at a time and enjoy an elegant after-meal spread, why not opt for the Cheese Platter from The Meat & Wine Co? Known for their expertise in Australian grilled dishes, they also serve up a generous assortment of cheeses including a variety of the finest blues, soft and hard cheeses to pair with your favourite wines. If you're looking for a great digestive to polish off your romantic dinner, this one should top the list!
3. White Chocolate Cheesecake - Vapiano
The humble after-dinner mints never dreamed of such opulence. These sweetly stunners are sure to win over your sweetheart this Friday. Treat your true ❤️ to homemade white chocolate cheesecake topped with gooey salted caramel sauce + honeycomb pieces. Or indulge in a dreamy dessert with smashed Tim Tams #vapianoaustralia #brisbanefood #brisbanefoodie #sydneyfood #sydneyfoodie #igersmelbourne #melbourneeats #melbournefood #melbournefoodie #melbournefoodies #yummy #dessert #foodporn
We all know nothing screams romantic more than chocolate. Vapiano offers uplifting desserts to end the evening off with the sweetest of Valentine's memories. Among the most popular, the White Chocolate Cheesecake is a heavenly treat consisting of Vapiano's very own homemade dense cheesecake filling. The creamy white chocolate slice is topped with a gooey salted caramel sauce and sprinkled with pieces of honeycomb for the ultimate combo of flavours. This Italian-inspired dessert is sure to seduce anyone from the very first bite.
4. Honey Madeleines - Uncle Tetsu
Hailing from Japan and popular for his own twist on the ever-popular cheesecake, Uncle Tetsu presents astonishingly soft, fluffy delights suited for every occasion. The Honey Madeleines are gorgeous mini-cakes with a sweet honey aftertaste guaranteed to put a smile on any face. Thinly coated with a crispy outer layer delicately cradling a soft, warm centre, these morsels will melt in your mouth and have you ordering in more! If you're looking for an exciting twist for your romantic third course, the Honey Madeleines are the perfect light bites to end off your special night. Order in a round of these little treats this Valentine's Day.
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