Ever wondered what your perfect first date meal would be based on your zodiac sign? We’ve got you covered with each star signs ideal culinary combinations listed below. Whether you’re a whimsically original Aquarius or sensuously stubborn Taurus there is definitely a meal out there that can make you say, even after the most awkward of first dates, “Well at least the food was good!”
For the energetic and turbulent Aries a first date meal should reflect your active no fuss lifestyle. Trying bold and spicy new flavors is never daunting and anything that can be made in a pinch is always a plus!
Try Mediterranean cuisine or Middle Eastern fares such as this Spiced Chicken And Couscous to tantalize your senses (and hopefully your dates as well). In addition anything with Sriracha is always a winner!
One can safely say Taurus is one of the most romantic signs in the zodiac. Which means a first date meal is one of great importance and sets the tone for most of the evening. Anything rich and decadent is definitely up your alley with large portions encouraged!
You expect nothing but the finest of quality and like the steadfast bull, enjoy the classics like this Filet Mignon With Chocolate Balsamic Reduction. Serve up with a side of buttery mashed potatoes and a glass of dry red Pinot Noir and you will have no choice but to feel starry eyed and satisfied by the end of the evening.
The perfect first date meal for any Gemini requires it to be interesting enough to stimulate the thought process as well as the palate and not fail to command attention courtesy of your fickle and ever changing natures. Creative and inquisitive, you are willing to experience everything there is out of life, as long as there are no strings attached.
With that in mind try this beautiful and fresh 3-Ingredient Grilled Watermelon, Feta And Tomato Salad. If the combination of briny and tangy feta accompanied by the savoury depth of the grilled watermelon don’t keep you in place for a few moments, I don’t know what will!
As the main homebodies of the zodiac, a first date meal for a cancer needs to be comforting and taste as fresh (or homemade) as possible. Your sensitive and caring nature make you the best for testing out a date’s home cooking skills.
You will be understanding and encouraging but never shy away from constructive criticism. With a taste for more mild, soothing foods like rice or ice-cream try this Lobster Dinner For Two and let the familiar tastes console you through even the drabbest of rendezvous.
For all you fiery felines out there, the first date meal should be as bright and shining as your ruling planet the Sun. With your flamboyant and theatrical ways its easy to see why pungent, rich and strong flavors are some of your favourites.
To feed your inner carnivorous cat try these Memphis Style BBQ Ribs accompanied by corn on the cob or even this fragrant Mahimahi Coconut Curry Stew. Be careful though, these dishes have a tendency to be as attention grabbing as yourself.
While we all know perfectionism is somewhat pointless, there’s no denying that you Virgos play it well. You will painstakingly analyze most menus for the perfect first date meal and, as the sign most connected to the earth you prefer fresh, crisp and healthy dishes like whole grains and salads.
Your ideal would definitely include this Farro And Green Bean Salad which contains a plethora of fibre rich complex carbohydrates to keep you and your date full and nourished all night long.
As far as you peaceful, easygoing and charming Libras are concerned, you are the romantic social butterflies of the zodiac.
For a first date meal that perfectly compliments your harmonious natures, try comfort foods or subtle classical dishes like some Seared Scallops With Shaved Fennel, Apple And Orange. Hopefully this wining combination will have you swooning in no time.
For the passionate and persistent Scorpios you seem to prefer intense, bitter or extreme flavors. From strong cheeses to pickled mustard greens, not much seems to faze you when it comes to your food.
Which is why for a first date meal you should consider trying this Roquefort, Leek And Walnut Tart. For dessert a square of dark chocolate and impassioned conversation will tie everything together nicely.
One of the most free spirited signs in the zodiac, optimistic Sagittarius is never one for a dull moment in life or food. With a great love for travel comes a deep appreciation of fragrant and exotic foods.
To satisfy your fist date meal needs indulge in Berbere Chicken With Ethiopian Lentils. It will surely fulfill your wanderlust needs if only for the shortest of moments.
For ambitious and prudent Capricorn, slow and steady usually wins the race. Strategic and calculated, you tend to gravitate towards bitter foods, earthy flavors and would have no problem eating the same meal everyday for the rest of your life.
This GOATS first date meal is definitely an elevated take on the Grilled Cheese And Tomato Soup combo. Simple tasty fare that you can eat any day or split two ways with a potential special someone.
With an independent and inventive nature, Aquarius is the sign of hopes and dreams, friends and wishes. While you tend to be the more progressive sign on the zodiac weel, you also have a love for bracing foods, briny or astringent flavors and unusual combinations.
A lovely first date meal could consist of a tart and briny Lemon Caper Pasta. Follow up with some sour cherries and you’re good to go!
Ironically enough many of you intuitive and compassionate Pisces seem to enjoy the flavors of the sea. With a noted preference for mild fish like cod as well as other watery or water based foods like seaweed or melon, you never seem to stray too far from your roots.
A winning first date meal would undoubtedly be Fish Tacos followed up by a couple of slices of honeydew or watermelon to share.