250g cherry tomatoes, finely chopped (£0.65)
1 red onion (£0.14)
1 garlic bread baguette (170g) (£0.37)
Bunch of fresh basil (£0.55)
2 tender beef medallion steaks (£4.50)
300ml double cream (£1.35)
4 potatoes, peeled and chopped into quarters (£0.43)
3 eggs (only whites used), (£1.30)
100g milk chocolate (£0.36)
Check your cupboard essentials (not included in price due to small quantities: dried thyme, red wine vinegar, salt & pepper, extra virgin olive oil, vegetable/rapeseed oil, soy sauce or Worcester sauce, optional butter).
So that you have the best, least chaotic date – I’ve outlined some prep that you can do before your date arrives.
Ahead of time: