Make something with pasta. Have a cool appetizer such as mozzarella and tomatoes with basil. Have good Italian bread with dipping sauce.
Step 2: Set the Scene
Prepare a nice setup with cheese and grater. Have a bread knife readily available for fresh cut bread. Have the appetizer neatly presented. Use nice plates or china. A candle and flowers are always important. So is having the salt and pepper shakers readily available.
Step 3: Finishing Up
Fill the crystal glasses or wine glasses with Italian wine, champagne , or grape juice with club soda. Light the candle. And serve.