Nothing says “I Love You!” quite like a freshly baked Valentine’s Day treat. So this year, skip the store bought bakes and try one of these quick and easy Valentine’s Day desserts instead!
We’ve put together a huge list of delicious desserts to try whipping up in your kitchen this year, including heart-shaped cakes, cute cupcakes topped with chocolate covered strawberries, rich chocolate cake paired with ice cream, angel food cake topped off with whipped cream, edible dark chocolate shot glasses filled with raspberry cream cheese frosting and fresh raspberries, and much, much more!
Surprise your Valentine with this cute striped buttercream cake. Lines of white and purple buttercream are topped with 1M hearts and sprinkles for a sweet treat you can share with your loved ones.
This striking 5-layer chocolate cake is made using the Easy Layers! Pan Set. The great thing about this pan set is that you can bake all your cake layers at once, so you can get to the fun part (eating) faster! Top your heart cake with a variety of stars, swirls, rosettes and dots for a simple and elegant treat you can enjoy with your Valentine.
These quick and easy marshmallow pops make a fun treat for the kids. Simply dip store-bought marshmallows in melted candy and sprinkles, then use a FoodWriter marker to add a message of LOVE to each pop.
Great for dessert or brunch, this Chocolate Heart Pound Cake is a lovely addition to your Valentine’s Day celebration. A simple chocolate pound cake is topped with fresh raspberries and edible flowers, then finished off with a dash of heart-shaped sprinkles.
Let the cookies be your canvas with these Chalkboard Love Note Cookies. Great for sneaking into lunch bags or backpacks, these cookies are easy to customize and decorate with Bright White Candy Melts candy.
With layer upon layer of chocolate, this Truffle-Topped Chocolate Cake is perfect for all you cocoa lovers out there! Topped with homemade chocolate truffles, this decadent cake is great for Valentine’s Day, but could also be used for birthdays, anniversaries or just because.
Your favorite red velvet cake is all dressed up for Valentine’s Day with a Cornelli lace pattern piped on the side. A simple and elegant Valentine’s Day dessert, this cake can also be topped with a sweet message or cake topper.
All you need is love (and fondant) to make this cute Layered with Love Fondant Cake. Perfect for Valentine’s Day or even a wedding shower, this simple cake is one you’ll just LOVE to show off!
Spritz cookies aren’t just for Christmas anymore! Give your Valentine a little bite of buttery goodness with these simple and festive Valentine’s Day Spritz Cookies. Topped with colorful candy and sprinkles, these cookies are a sweet way to show how much you care.
Use the marbled fondant technique to make these beautiful blue and white hearts, perfect for placing on cakes of almost any size. We used teal for this cake, but you can marbleize fondant using any color combination you’d like. Try pink or red for a more traditional look, or have fun experimenting with your favorite color.
More of a cookie person than a cake person? Well, this Heart in Bloom Giant Cookie Cake is for you! With a cookie base, this Valentine’s Day treat is filled with buttercream flowers, made using the Easy Blooms tip set which allows you to pipe decorative flowers with just one squeeze.
This classic meringue-based mini cake is an elegant dessert you can share with your sweetheart. Layers of chocolate meringue and whipped cream are topped with shaved Candy Melts candy, then frozen for a light and airy chocolate dessert that pairs perfectly with a cup of cocoa or espresso.
Black and white can make a strong impression, and these Black and White Heart Cookies are no exception. Decorated with stripes and hearts, these Valentine’s Day treats are simple, yet stunning.
No need to go digging for diamonds – these Geode Heart Cookies will make your kitchen sparkle and shine! Decorated with rock candy and icing colors, these sparkling treats are a hidden gem you’ll love sharing with family and friends.
These cookies are literally filled with love! A fun project for kids to do with the whole family, these cookies are made by tinting cookie dough, then using cut-outs to make inlay shapes. Add some icing or sprinkles if you’d like, or just leave them as is for a colorful Valentine’s Day treat.
These chocolate cupcakes are so nice, we’ve said it twice! Packed with double the chocolate flavor, these simple cupcakes make a tasty dessert for Valentine’s Day. Top them with sprinkles for a little more fun!
So, which of these delicious dessert recipes are you going to make for that special someone on Valentine’s Day? Let us know in the comments below or share a picture of your carefully crafted bake on Instagram and be sure to tag us @wiltoncakes