Valentine’s Day is the day of Love and sometimes that love comes in the form of chocolate. If chocolate isn’t quite your thing, we have a great collection of yummy Valentine’s Day treats that come in chocolate and a host of other flavors.
Whether you want something to make the kids for their Valentine’s parties or you have a special night planned with the love of your life, this collection definitely has something for everyone. We have cookies, cakes, drinks and just about anything else you can think of to spice up your Valentine’s Day.
If you are looking for adorable and yummy treats for any Valentine’s Day party or special event, we have them for you. There are even recipes that will help you to create the perfect Valentine’s Day breakfast. Take a look at our collection and choose the treats that you and your special someone will love. These are easy to make, filled with yumminess and have include that special ingredient – love.
Sandwich Ice Cream Hearts on a Stick
These adorable ice cream sandwiches are cut out of regular ice cream sandwiches so they are super easy to make. You just cut them out using a heart shaped cookie cutter and then add sprinkles, colored coconut or whatever you want for the decoration. Add a lollipop stick and wrap them in plastic, decorated with a red or pink ribbon and you have a yummy snack that is perfect for Valentine’s Day.
Recipe/Instructions – The36thavenue
Heart Shaped Sorbet Sandwiches
For those of you who prefer sorbet to ice cream, these sorbet sandwiches are very easy to make. You have to bake the thin chocolate shaped hearts and then just fill them with peach, raspberry or strawberry sorbet to give them the color that they need. The great thing about these is you can make them well ahead of time. They can be frozen for up to a week when wrapped in waxed paper.
Recipe/Instructions – Marthastewart
Sweetheart Cherry Pies
If you are planning a romantic dinner, these cherry pies are the perfect dessert. They are filled with cherry goodness and shaped like little hearts. Make the crust using a rather large heart shaped cookie cutter or a heart shaped pancake form and then just bake the pies as normal. You could do this with other flavors as well, but cherries are red so they are perfect for your special Valentine’s Night.
Recipe/Instructions – Cakestudent
2 Ingredient Strawberry Fudge
This fudge is perfect for parties and is so easy to make. With just 2 ingredients, you can whip up a batch in no time. You just mix strawberry frosting with melted white chocolate and then once it sets up you can cut it into heart shapes if you want or serve it squared. It’s delicious, easy to make and will definitely be a hit at any Valentine’s Day party.
Recipe/Instructions – Cookiesandcups
Heart Shaped Boiled Eggs
If you are planning a special Valentine’s breakfast, or if you just want to give the kids a fun breakfast on Valentine’s Day, these heart shaped boiled eggs are the perfect addition. It takes a little work after you have boiled the eggs but once you mold them into shape, they will create cute little hearts that kids and adults will love for their special breakfast.
Recipe/Instructions – Annathered
Red Velvet Cheesecake Milkshake
Oh the luscious chocolate yumminess! This red velvet cheesecake milkshake is sure to be a huge hit. It’s also very easy to make. You just mix vanilla ice cream with whole milk and Red Velvet Cheesecake Brownie scraps and puree until you have the consistency you want. You can garnish with whipped cream, brownie bits or even little heart sprinkles to make it extra special.
Recipe/Instructions – Thenovicechefblog
Another great Valentine’s breakfast idea is to create heart shaped pancakes. With a pancake former you can easily create these or you could just pour them into a heart shape and cook them that way. These would be great for your special breakfast and you can get your day of love started off right.
Recipe/Instructions – Littlegrayfox
Homemade Strawberry Nutella Pop Tarts
Homemade pop tarts are sure to thrill any kid or adult in your house. These wonderfully yummy creations have strawberries and Nutella and they are completely homemade. Who knew you could make your own Pop Tarts, much less create special ones for Valentine’s Day? This is a great recipe that will help you to create the perfect Valentine breakfast.
Recipe/Instructions – Thenovicechefblog
Yummy Valentine’s Doughnuts
These little mini baked doughnuts are as cute to look at as they are yummy to eat. You can decorate them in a number of ways, using melted chocolate or white chocolate and adding sprinkles. Just imagine the looks on your family’s faces when they wake up to these yummy goodies on Valentine’s Day.
Recipe/Instructions – Mybakingaddiction
Conversation Hearts Mini Parfaits
Kids will especially love making and eating these little mini parfaits. They are chocked full of yummy ingredients and very colorful. They include vanilla yogurt, whipped cream, strawberries and of course, conversation hearts which make them extra special. Make these for dessert after your Valentine’s Day dinner and you are sure to be the light of their lives.
Recipe/Instructions – Bubblynaturecreations
Sweet Heart Cupcakes with Maraschino Cherry Frosting
These little chocolaty cupcakes are sweet, delicious and very easy to make. The frosting is actually inside the cupcake in a little heart shape which gives them an adorable appearance. Imagine chocolaty goodness surrounding homemade maraschino cherry frosting. These are the perfect addition to any Valentine’s dinner or a great party treat.
Recipe/Instructions – Glorioustreats
Yogurt Dipped Strawberries
Ok, so chocolate dipped strawberries may be the traditional Valentine’s Day treat but these little yogurt dipped goodies are delicious and easy to create. You can use whole or halved strawberries and then just dip them in vanilla flavored yogurt. Greek yogurt works really well because it’s a bit thicker than regular yogurt. Once you have them all dipped, just freeze them and you have a delicious and quite healthy treat.
Recipe/Instructions – Glamour
Conversation Heart Cheesecakes
Instead of buying those little boxes of conversation hearts, why not create your own out of cheesecake? These little cheesecakes are simple to create and will definitely spark a conversation. You can find the heart shaped molds at most department or hobby stores which will help you to create perfectly shaped hearts. You just have to choose your colors and add food coloring and then pipe on your message when they are finished baking.
Recipe/Instructions – Hungryhappenings
Oreo Pudding Poke Cake
So this one is not technically shaped like hearts, but you can just tell how delicious it is. It just takes a chocolate cake mix, Oreo cookies, Oreo pudding and a little time. You just mix the cake mix as normal and bake. Then poke holes and add the pudding and sprinkle crushed Oreo cookies on top. It’s a delicious, melt in your mouth dessert that is sure to please.
Recipe/Instructions – Lilluna
Homemade Heart Shaped Gumdrops
These gumdrops are perfect for your Valentine’s parties or you could just make them to have on hand at home for that special day. They take just a few ingredients such as applesauce, Jell-O, sugar, unflavored gelatin and lemon juice. They are really easy to make and you could actually cut them into whatever shapes you want.
Recipe/Instructions – Melissas-cuisine
Homemade Valentine’s Day Suckers
You can make homemade suckers for the kids’ Valentine’s parties and add whatever messages you want. These little suckers are easier to make than you may think and you can create them in many different shapes. Once they are ready, just add the tags that you want and they are the perfect party treat.
Recipe/Instructions – Lilluna
Healthy Heart Treats
You don’t necessarily have to create chocolate confections to show how much you care on Valentine’s Day. These little healthy hearts are great. They are cut from watermelon using a heart shaped cookie cutter and you can add the arrow using bamboo skewers and garnish with lemons or oranges. If you are watching your sweets or you just want something a bit healthier than traditional confections, these healthy hearts are a great choice and so easy to make.
Recipe/Instructions – Spoonful
These little shortbread cookies are yummy and easy to make. Once you have the ingredients mixed, just add food coloring to small batches to create different colors and these are sure to be a huge hit. They are delicious and make great cookies for any party. The recipe makes either 75 small or 50 large cookies, enough to satisfy all of your party goers.
Recipe/Instructions – Diamondsfordessert
Easy Chocolate Hearts
Simply melting chocolate chips and molding the mixture creates these adorable little pure chocolate hearts. This is one of the easiest confection recipes ever and who doesn’t just love solid chocolate hearts? You could decorate these just a bit by sprinkling them with coconut, sprinkles or crushed nuts or just serve them plain. They are after all, solid chocolate so they will be a hit no matter how you dress them up.
Recipe/Instructions – Scarlettabakes
Heart Shaped Rice Krispie Treats
Everyone loves Rice Krispie treats and you can dress up those treats for Valentine’s Day. A heart shaped cookie cutter will give you the shape that you want after the treats have set up and then you just decorate them. You can dip them in melted chocolate or in white chocolate with red or pink food coloring and then add sprinkles and other garnishments.
Recipe/Instructions – Cookingontheside