There are many ways to make your Valentine’s Day hotter – wink, wink! And though sexy lingerie and sultry music might be the first things that come to mind for some, food is what pops into ours immediately. If you’re planning a cozy night in with your valentine, now’s your chance to have some flirty fun in the kitchen together. Sure, you could have a romantic spaghetti slurping kiss à la Lady and the Tramp . . . or you could turn up the heat completely and play with spices.
From pizza to popcorn and even soup, there are plenty of ways to incorporate intense heat into your V-Day menu, and we’ve rounded up some of the best recipes here. Keep reading for some fiery inspiration, then check out a few cocktail recipes to make the night more fun.