Be Inspired By Benjamin Steak House!

Looking to be inspired this Valentines Day? If you want to get out of the city but not travel too far then head to Benjamin Steak House in Westchester, NY for the Chocolate Covered Canadian Bacon and Love Potion Cocktail!

Benjamin Steak House has a wonderful wine list, creative cocktail menu, and fantastic quality cuts of meat. Imagine sipping some wine with the woman or man you love, while enjoying items like Shrimp Cocktail, Lobster Bisque, Filet Mignon and or Lamb Chops! The sides at this steak house are also a must have as the Creamed Spinach, Asparagus, and Loaded Potatoes are all out of this world yum!

The Love Potion Cocktail will pair with almost any seafood dish you order here and is the perfect sip to start your evening.

If you planned on staying in this Valentines Day but want some sexy inspiration, try making a Love Potion Cocktail and Chocolate Covered Bacon at home! Thanks to Benjamin Steak House, we have the recipes just for you!

Benjamin Steakhouse Chocolate-covered Canadian Bacon: Chocolate and Bacon were meant to be soul mates!

 

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2 slices of extra-thick Canadian Bacon

1 cups of melted chocolate (made with Semi-sweet chocolate morsels)

2 tablespoons cinnamon

1 tablespoon cayenne pepper

Powdered sugar, to top

 Method:

1. In a double-broiler, melt chocolate morsels. If you do not have a double broiler, simply boil water in a medium-sized pot, then place the chocolate morsels into a smaller saucepan and place it in the larger pan to melt.

2. Stir in cinnamon and cayenne pepper

3. Place Canadian bacon in a rack and broil for about 3 minutes on each side.

4. Remove Bacon from broiler and pat with a paper towel to remove the oil.

5. With a spoon, coat both sides of the Canadian Bacon with chocolate mixture.

6. Place in a lightly buttered pan, and add to broiler for about a minute.

7. Remove, sprinkle with powdered sugar, slice and enjoy!

 

Love Potion Cocktail: Sweet, Sexy, and So Seductive!

2oz Absolut Pear Love Potion

1oz Triple Sec

.75oz lychee nectar

.75oz passion fruit nectar

Method:

  1. Chill martini glass
  2. Combine spirits and juice in shaker over ice
  3. Shake, pour, and enjoy!

 

HAPPY VALENTINES DAY!

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

Sommelier, Private Chef, & Food and Wine Pairing Expert in NYC! Sara is a Wine Writer, Wine Ambassador, and Wine Consultant specializing in pairings, parties, entertaining and education.

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