Fresh shiny bright strawberries are one of the greatest gourmet pleasures this season. Low in calories and rich in fibre, these are typically eaten unadorned or at best drizzled with cream. However, chefs are getting creative and serving an array of strawberry desserts to wow your palate this Valentine’s Day. Dressing them up a bit, as they combine these juicy strawberries with other ingredients like chocolate, mascarpone, cream, nuts, there is a wide selection to choose from. From Lemon Thyme Strawberry Crumble or a Strawberry Meringue Roulade to a Strawberry Mascarpone Tart, these strawberry-based desserts can be the ultimate treat for your loved one. So, celebrate Valentine’s Day in Mumbai with some of these delectable pink treats which are alluring and enticing for the taste buds too.
Food critic, features writer and columnist, Mini Ribeiro is a qualified Journalist, from IIMC New Delhi. She specialises in the Food & Beverage and Hospitality space. As an established food & beverage writer, Mini currently contributes to several leading English publications across the country – Asian Age, Hindustan Times, Sunday Financial Express, Hotelier India, Go Getter and Vistara inflight magazines and Rediff.com. She also has her own You Tube channel called Mini’s Food Fundas. Fond of cooking, Mini enjoys experimenting in the kitchen with various cuisines, with Indian regional food, being her favourite. She has recently started, a platform for home talent, called 'Flavours from Home', an initiative which aims to make women who are passionate about cooking, entrepreneurs.