Valentine Food & Wine Pairing Class at Miette Culinary Studio, 109 MacDougal St., Ste. 2, nr. Bleecker St.; 212-460-9322
Learn the complexities of wine while enjoying a dinner of crab cake with fresh herb sauce and shrimp risotto. The sommelier will walk you through the tasting, which is followed by a dessert of warm chocolate cake with homemade vanilla ice cream.
When: Feb. 14–15, 6:30 p.m.–9 p.m.
We Love Wine and Chocolate: Valentine's Day Weekend at
Clovis Point Winery, 1935 Main Rd., Jamesport, NY, 11947; 631-722-4222
Head out to this beautiful Long Island winery for a pre-release taste of three of their 2007 reds accompanied by an assortment of chocolates. The owners will be on hand to offer background and answer questions while you two booze.
When: Feb. 12–13, 11 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Cost: $20 for the flight, $15 for Wine Club members
No registration necessary.
Valentine's Partner Yoga atYogaWorks, 459 Broadway, nr. Grand St.; 212-965-0801
This class, taught by certified AcroYoga teachers and real-life couple Chris Loebsack and Mary Aranas, teaches deep relaxation techniques—useful for when things get tense in your relationship. Flow through partner stretches and then take turns giving calming Thai massage. The class finishes with a Savasana relaxation and guided meditation. No yoga experience required.
When: Feb. 13, 2:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
Cost:$70 per couple by Feb. 1, $80 per couple after Feb. 1
AntiGravity Yoga: Valentine's Workshop for Couples at OM Factory, 265 W. 37th St., nr. Eighth Ave.; 212-616-8662
Get creative with anti-gravity partner yoga. Learn therapeutic touch and have a blast balancing two people in one stretchy AntiGravity yoga hammock—or trying to. Designed to nurture trust, OM Factory claims this class will help couples bond through breathing, gaze, and meditation. Sounds intimate!
When: Feb. 13, 5 p.m.–7 p.m.
Cost: $85 per couple
New York City Tour Intro Flight Course at
Heritage Flight Academy, Long Island MacArthur Airport, 2075 Smithtown Ave., Ronkonkoma, NY, 11779; 631-471-3550
Take the pilot's seat for an exhilarating flying lesson as you enjoy views of Long Island and the Hudson. Your date can offer words of encouragement from the back seat, and the views from there are just as spectacular.
When: By appointment
Call to register.