Anyone can make reservations at a restaurant for Valentine’s Day. It’s not hard at all. It’s also not private or personal or very creative. If you really want to impress your sweetheart, cook a delectable meal at home. McGonigle’s will provide the superior meat and seafood; you provide the candles and the romance. Here are three great meal ideas to get your creativity flowing.
Filet Mignon, Lobster Tails, and Asparagus
Nothing says special occasion like lobster tails. McGonigle’s has some of the best lobster tails around. Check out our seafood counter. Bend over and listen closely. You’ll hear your lobster tails calling your name. Pair with your favorite veggies. Never prepared lobster tails before? Here’s a link to an easy recipe.
Bacon Wrapped Filet Mignon with Asparagus and Seasoned Mashed Potatoes
Oven baked filet mignon is easy and delicious. Serve with seasoned mashed potatoes or rice and your favorite vegetable – broccoli, squash, carrots, asparagus…we have a wide variety of vegetables to choose from. If you need some pointers, try this recipe.
Classic Porterhouse, Mashed Potatoes and Vegetable Medley
No one in town has better steaks than McGonigle’s Market. When you start with meat from McGonigle’s, you know the meal is going to be special. While our steaks are tender and flavorful with just the lightest of seasonings, if you want to get really fancy, you can marinate your ribeyes for your special meal. Here’s an easy marinade recipe.
Looking to pair your meal with a great wine. McGonigle’s has a wide selection. Just ask at the store and someone will be happy to help you. And don’t forget dessert! Aside from our homemade pies, we have Christopher Elbow and Andre’s boxed chocolate delicacies. Remove any reservations your sweetie may have about your feelings and replace them with a meal made with love from McGonigle’s. Visit us at the corner of Ward Parkway and 79th.