Cupid's Pulse Article: Date Idea: Cook a Romantic DinnerCupid's Pulse Article: Date Idea: Cook a Romantic Dinner

Need a fun date idea for this weekend? Cupid’s got you covered with some amazing dating advice! There’s never been a better time to get creative in the kitchen. Cooking is a skill that can relieve stress and bring people together. Not to mention, it’s a useful talent at any event, any time of year. No matter how you choose to perfect your skills, you’re bound to benefit greatly; taking a class will allow you to truly master the recipe, and cooking at home will ensure plenty of leftovers. You can take classes as a couple or in a group. No matter how you decide to go about it, you’re sure to turn up the heat with this weekend date idea.

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Dating Advice for Culinary Enthusiasts

Look at local colleges or culinary institutes for classes. Some restaurants even offer them right in their own kitchens. Consider your favorite spot in town, and see if they offer what you’re looking for. You’ll be sure to utilize the skills in the future if you’re learning to create your longtime favorite dish. If you’re interested in learning how to pair meals with drinks, you can find a class that covers it all! Need help? It’s ultra-easy these days to research affordable classes online.

If you want to stay in, there are plenty of ways to work your magic around the stove. Check out the recipes for couples on, or just look up ideas for your favorite ingredient. Remember to go grocery shopping for everything ahead of time, and take into account any significant preparation time. You also want to be sure to create a romantic ambiance, so that all your hard work can be truly appreciated. Reality TV star Khloe Kardashian is an expert on setting a pristine kitchen scene, so be sure to check out some of her tutorials in order to make sure the night is just right.

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In the NYC area? Check out the New York City Travel Guide for neighborhood restaurants that offer cooking classes and wine tastings for couples.

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