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.
This heart-shaped berry shines loud and clear in symphony with other flavours. An ode to the versatile fruit of them all; The Sassy Spoon, Nariman Point introduces flavoursome dishes with the mighty Strawberry to indulge in this season and the versatile, lip-smacking desserts for
Valentine’s Day, top the list.
The quintessential English dessert now in a tea-cup at Indigo Delicatessen. Taste the sweetness of strawberries and feel the smoothness of white chocolate in every sip. There can be nothing more romantic than sharing this on Valentine’s Day.
Plate & Pint has a range of winter special strawberry dishes and the Strawberry Tart with its alluring colours, is just apt to bite into on your special day.
Taste plus health! A rare combination, but possible at Seeds of Life. Relish their Strawberry Chocolate Cake without breaking your dietary discipline. A bite into this heavenly dessert, leaves you craving for more.
Summer Strawberries at The Brooklyn Creamery, Powai
Indulge in low-calorie ice cream that has 60 per cent lower calories compared to premium ice creams. There is a ‘No added sugar’ range for sugar shunners and diabetics who seek low GI foods. Choose from Summer Strawberries, Sea Salt Caramel, and Sweet Cream Vanilla or Chocoholic. The ice creams are available in 2 sizes – 120 ml (89 calories) for Rs. 65 and 445 ml (329 calories) for Rs. 250. What is more, sit at home and order online and enjoy a guilt-free indulgence in the cosy confines of your home.
Tuck into these gourmet strawberry desserts this Valentine’s Day and given the exciting options, I bet you can’t have enough of these.