Date a girl who isn’t afraid of ordering a bloody steak on her first date. She is the girl who rolls her eyes if it arrives well done and demands a slice of beef the way it is supposed to be – medium rare. She won’t order a salad with just leaves and dressing on the side. If she orders a salad, it will be with all the trimmings. Date a girl who isn’t afraid of biting into a juicy burger in front of a guy she has a thing for. What she really loves in that burger is the crispy bacon. Date a girl who loves bacon. She can have it for breakfast, lunch and dinner; and maybe in between. She loves all day breakfast and can whip up a mean frittata after a belligerent night just so you don’t have a damn hangover the next morning.
Date a girl who is easily impressed by roadside food as she is impressed my Michelin star restaurants. A toast sandwich at a stall below her building can be as satisfying as a cold cut sandwich with fancy ingredients. Date a girl who doesn’t mind trying a new restaurant with a new cuisine. Food will be a part of all your activities… if you know what I mean. She will bring you the fresh croissant from the local bakery or the new flavour of ice cream that you might like; that’s her way of showing she cares for you. Date a girl who will take you to a restaurant to celebrate. Alcohol is not her way of celebrating. Dinner at your favourite restaurant will be her champagne.
Date a girl who eats because she will always have food at home. She has the sweets that her mom sent her and the jar of whole grain mustard that tastes so good in your sandwich. Date a girl who doesn’t mind making you a sandwich because sandwiches are awesome. She is the girl who will do something magical to a simple BLT like roast the tomatoes to blister them so they pop in your mouth. Date a girl who orders fries if she wants some damn fries. She is not the girl who eats fries from your plate while pretending to be “healthy”. Mashed potatoes are her favourite and she won’t let them go to waste. A meal with her is never simple. She is the girl who looks at the entire menu and decides on something new. It’s not pleasant every time but it will always be worth it.
Date a girl who will make you soup when you feel sick. She knows that one of the worst things about being sick is not being able to eat. Date a girl who eats because the best way to make it up to her for being rude on the phone is with a few macarons or a Tibbs chicken frankie without onions and lots of masala. Date a girl who loves the idea of ordering in pizza or eating some leftover pizza. It’s pizza; it will taste good anyway. And pizza has to have pepperoni. Date a girl who doesn’t mind spending on food instead of buying that super gorgeous pair of pumps from Steve Madden. The shoes can wait. Date a girl who is adventurous with food. She will make that deep fried Oreo cookie that reminds you of your college days.
Date a girl who just wants to binge eat at Shiv Sagar once a month because, “sometimes you just want some Shiv Sagar”. She is the one who will make you vanilla milkshake because that’s what you always call for at Shiv Sagar. Date a girl who loves to eat even if it means watching shows of people eating. She is the one who will watch food shows on TLC when she’s hungry and makes plans of going on a gastronomic adventure around the world. Date a girl who will call for a buttery croissant with her coffee at a coffee shop. The coffee will lay forgotten while she tries to get every last buttery flake. Date a girl who loves Flake. It’s simply a milk chocolate but the texture makes it so much better. She is the one who thinks of the absurd idea of making a Flake Ice Cream Cake for your birthday. Date a girl who eats everything; this includes red meat and the delicious salad. She may not be blessed with good genes so she works her ass off at the gym so that nothing can come between her and her love for food.
Date a girl who eats because she will love to cook. Better yet, date a girl who cooks.