Publix reusable bag, bouquet of roses, GreenWise Flourless Chocolate torte, chocolate covered strawberries and flank steak and spinach pinwheels on a white surface

Did Valentine’s Day sneak up on you this year? Having trouble finding last-minute dinner reservations? Worried you’re going to be in hot water for not putting together the perfect evening for that special someone? Don’t fret. We have everything you need for putting together a romantic night. In the inaugural article of our one-stop-shop blog series, we’ve set up a step-by-step guide to help you plan it in a pinch.

Stop 1: Flowers

It goes without saying — flowers are an essential element to a romantic Valentine’s Day, and our floral department is blooming with a variety of fresh-cut floral bouquets to choose from.

Bouquet of roses in front of white infinity background

Stop 2: Snacks

After you’ve chosen the perfect bouquet, head over to the deli to secure some romantic snacks. We offer eye-catching Boar’s Head charcuterie boxes made fresh in-store with the highest quality ingredients that your significant other is sure to delight in as you take care of dinner. Want to ensure the box you want is available? We suggest placing an order online at least 24 hours ahead of time.

Publix Deli Taste of Italy Boar's Head Charcuterie Box

Stop 3: Dinner

Thinking there’s absolutely no way you’ll have time to cook a romantic dinner? Think again. Our meat and seafood departments have done most of the work for you with quality ready-to-cook meals and entrees, such as our seafood cook-in bags or mozzarella-stuffed flank steak that are sure to save the day.

Publix Flank Steak and Spinach Pin Wheel

Stop 4: Dessert

The Publix Bakery has the sweetest selection for any occasion — Valentine’s Day is no exception. Mosey on over to the bakery and pick up the post-dinner goods. From heart-shaped cookie cakes to flourless chocolate truffle torte cakes and chocolate-dipped strawberries, you’re sure to find the perfect sweet for your sweetie.

Publix Bakery Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

Stop 5: Beverages

Our teams work hard to bring in the highest quality wine varieties from around the globe to our stores. Stroll down our wine aisle to shop our vast selection. Might we suggest hosting an at-home wine tasting or pairing it with your favorite chocolates? What’s more romantic than that?

Bottle of champagne in front of a white infinity background


Austin B.

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Austin joined the Publix family in 2016. As a life-long native of Publix’s hometown, he is passionate about everything Publix has to offer! Austin is an avid participant in community theater as well as a self-proclaimed foodie who loves to try new things. Outside of work you’ll find him entertaining friends and family both on stage and in the kitchen. Austin is excited to share his love for food and Publix through The Publix Checkout!

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