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The most calorific Valentines Day meal deals in 2020 revealed

1. ASDA

Cost: £15

Includes: Starter, main, two sides, a dessert and a drink   

STARTER: ASDA Extra Special 2 Breaded Camemberts with a Fruity Balsamic Dip, 642 calories total

MAIN: ASDA Extra Special Chorizo & Wyke Farms Cheddar Macaroni Cheese, 1304 calories total

TWO SIDES: 2 x Extra Special Triple Cook Chips at 822 calories each, or 1644 total

DESSERT:  Two Extra Special Dark Chocolate Brownie Domes, at 399 calories each, or 798 total

TOTAL CALORIES: 4,388

CALORIES PER PERSON: 2,194

Their starter, an ASDA Extra Special 2 Breaded Camemberts with a Fruity Balsamic Dip is 321 calories

The dessert, Two Extra Special Dark Chocolate Brownie Domes, is another 399 calories.

Asda has topped the list of the most calorific meal deals this year, coming it at a huge 2194 calories – which is more than the whole daily allowance for a woman. Their starter, an ASDA Extra Special 2 Breaded Camemberts with a Fruity Balsamic Dip is 321 calories (left). The dessert, Two Extra Special Dark Chocolate Brownie Domes, is another 399 calories (right)

ASDA Extra Special Chorizo & Wyke Farms Cheddar Macaroni Cheese comes it 652 calories

Extra Special Triple Cook Chips are a huge 822 calories

If this is followed up by an ASDA Extra Special Chorizo & Wyke Farms Cheddar Macaroni Cheese that adds another 652 calories to the meal. While the starter and the main is more than 900 calories, their side – Extra Special Triple Cook Chips – almost doubles it, at 822 calories a piece. 

2. MORRISONS

Cost: £15

Includes: Starter, main, dessert, two sides and a drink

STARTER: French Camembert sharing bread, 990 calories total

MAIN: Lamb Shanks with Rioja sauce ,1048 calories

TWO SIDES: 2 x Chunky Chips at 602 calories each, or 1204 total

DESSERT: Dulche De Leche Cheesecake Wedge, and 361 calories a slice or 722 total 

TOTAL CALORIES: 3,964

CALORIES PER PERSON:  1,982

By starting off with the Camembert sharing bread diners will be consuming a huge 495 calories per portion.

Diners will be adding an extra 602 each by opting for a side of chunky chips

For those opting to go to Morrisons for their romantic dinner, won’t quite consume all their daily calories, but they won’t be far off. By starting off with the Camembert sharing bread diners will be consuming a huge 495 calories per portion (left) while diners will be adding an extra 602 each by opting for a side of chunky chips (right)

If they then opt for Lamb Shanks with Rioja sauce as their main, will be adding on an extra 524 calories to their meal

If they then opt for Lamb Shanks with Rioja sauce as their main, will be adding on an extra 524 calories to their meal

By finishing off the meal with a Dulche De Leche Cheesecake Wedge, those enjoying a romantic night in will add a further 361 calories to their day.

By finishing off the meal with a Dulche De Leche Cheesecake Wedge, those enjoying a romantic night in will add a further 361 calories to their day.

3. WAITROSE: 1,962 calories

Costs: £20

Includes: Starter, main,  two sides, a dessert and a bottle of wine or chocolate

STARTER: Tomato and mozzarella arancini balls, 670 calories

MAIN: Harissa Lamb Shanks, 984 calories

TWO SIDES: 2 x Waitrose Frites, at 645 calories each, or 1290 total

DESSERTS: Cookie and Cream vegan cheese cake, 490 calories a slice or 980 total

TOTAL CALORIES: 3,924 

TOTAL PER PERSON: 1,962  

Those who are cutting back on meat who will be hit with the highest calorie count, as their tomato and mozzarella arancini tops the list at 335 calories,

Waitrose vegan cheesecake is 490 calories - the highest on the list

Waitrose’s meal deal is more expensive than Asda’s or Morrisons’, but for £20 diners can get a starter, a main, a dessert, and two sides as well as a bottle of wine or chocolate. Those who are cutting back on meat who will be hit with the highest calorie count, as their tomato and mozzarella arancini (left) tops the list at 335 calories, while their vegan cheesecake dessert in an extra 490 calories (right)

Their Harissa Lamb Shanks are the most calorific main, at 492 calories per portion

Adding a side of chips pushes it up a further 645 calories

Their Harissa Lamb Shanks are the most calorific main, at 492 calories per portion  (left)- while adding a side of chips pushes it up a further 645 calories. Those who opt for chocolates over wine will eat an extra 536 calories – pushing the total to 2498, which is almost exactly the average man’s daily allowance

4. TESCO

Costs: £20

Includes:  Starter, two mains, dessert, and a side and a drink 

STARTER: Tesco Finest Red Onion & Camembert Bread, 896 calories total 

MAIN: Tesco Finest Lamb Shank & Roasted Vegetables, 1190 calories

 SIDE: Tesco Finest Triple Cooked Chips, 522 calories

DESSERT: Wicked Kitchen Chocolate Brownie Heart, 812 calories 

TOTAL CALORIES: 3420

CALORIES PER PERSON: 1710

Starting off with their Finest Red Onion & Camembert Bread, each person will be consuming 448 calories.

Tesco's dessert, a Wicked Kitchen Chocolate Brownie Heart is an additional 406 calories.

Also at £20, Tesco’s offering is very similar to the Tesco’s – but is slightly less calorific. Starting off with their Finest Red Onion & Camembert Bread, each person will be consuming 448 calories (left), while a Wicked Kitchen Chocolate Brownie Heart is an additional 406 calories (right)

If the starters are followed by Tesco Finest Lamb Shank & Roasted Vegetables there's an extra 595 calories to be eaten

Adding a side of triple cooked chips pushes the portion up a further 261 calories

If this is followed by Tesco Finest Lamb Shank & Roasted Vegetables (pictured left) there’s an extra 595 calories to be eaten. Adding a side of triple cooked chips pushes the portion up a further 261 calories (pictured right)

 5. CO-OP

Includes: One main and two sides or one main, one side and one dessert 

Costs: £6  

MAINCo-op Irresistible Luxury Lasagne Al Forno, 1124 calories

SIDE: Co-op fries, 422 calories

DESSERT:  Melt In The Middle Chocolate Puddings Twin Pots, 1040 calories

TOTAL CALORIES: 2586

CALORIES PER PERSON:  1293      

While they don't offer a starter, their main lasagne with a side of chips will have a combined 773 calories, with 562 in the lasagne (pictured)

Co-op's chips offer a further 211 calories

Coop’s offering is at the bottom of the list on calorie-count, likely due to only offering three dishes as part of it’s £6 meal deal, rather than the five or more offered by the others. While they don’t offer a starter, their main lasagne with a side of chips will have a combined 773 calories, with 562 in the lasagne (pictured left) and 211 in the chip (pictured right)

Finishing off their menu is their melt in the middle chocolate puddings, which is described as a deliciously moist with a rich Belgian chocolate sauce centre - but comes in at 520 calories a piece.

Finishing off their menu is their melt in the middle chocolate puddings, which is described as a deliciously moist with a rich Belgian chocolate sauce centre – but comes in at 520 calories a piece.

As most supermarkets don’t list the calories in their wine, which is approximately 132 calories a glass, FEMAIL hasn’t included this in the calorie counts listed.

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