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10 Decadent Valentine’s Day Dessert Recipes

Valentine’s Day celebrates love, but more importantly, it celebrates love of chocolate! Whether you’re single or in a relationship, who doesn’t love a holiday that involves chocolate covered fruit, chocolate candy, and other decadent sweet treats?

You can’t go wrong with a box of chocolates, but here are some easy Valentine’s Day recipes for those that prefer to share homemade treats. And, since not everyone likes chocolate..GASP, I’ve included some treats for you too.

Red velvet cake, covered in chocolate…yes, please!

Valentine's Day Recipes

Red Velvet Cake Bites Photo Credit Parenting

Making a surprise romantic dinner for someone special? I’m in love with this Double-Chocolate Mascarpone Raspberry Pie, and I haven’t even tried it yet. Ingredients include:fresh raspberries, bittersweet chocolate, luscious mascarpone, and rich whipped cream. YUMMY!

Looking for something cute and creative to make for the kid’s school party? Try these adorable puppy love cupcakes from

Whoopie pies anyone?

Fruit is good for you, and with a little dark chocolate I find it irresistible. I’m definitely trying this Chocolate Dipped Fruit recipe from Family Fresh Cooking.

How adorable are these Strawberry Heart Mini Cheesecake Bites from The Happier Homemaker?

straweberry chessecake bites
Strawberry shortcake is a popular Valentine’s Day dessert. This version uses dark chocolate and amaretto!

Valentine's Day Recipes

Photo Credit The Spiffy Cookie

Can you tell that I like fruit and chocolate? It’s probably also obvious that I have a close relationship with dark chocolate.

10 Decadent Valentine's Day Recipes

Photo Credit Hungry Happenings

This cake had me at chocolate!

Looking at these desserts and thinking about Valentine’s Day has me wondering, how many of you keep your New Year’s Resolutions until this holiday taunts you with desserts and candy?

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  1. Krystal
    February 15, 2016 at 3:38 pm — Reply

    That chocolate dipped fruit looks AMAZING. That is certainly easy enough for me to recreate!

  2. February 14, 2016 at 9:50 pm — Reply

    I don’t celebrate Valentine’s Day, but these will be wonderful ideas for my upcoming anniversary. Thank you for sharing! :)

  3. February 13, 2016 at 3:49 pm — Reply

    Those all looking amazingly delicious! I wouldn’t even know which one to start with first!

  4. Bonnie @wemake7
    February 11, 2016 at 8:19 pm — Reply

    Oh wow. I am drooling over here! I haven’t had anything sweet in a few weeks. I really would love to try the cherries and chocolate.

  5. February 11, 2016 at 5:26 pm — Reply

    Ohhhh….those look absolutely amazing! I love chocolate everything, so Valentines and Easter are my favorite days cuz they are chocolate days.

  6. February 11, 2016 at 4:05 pm — Reply

    All of these looks so awesome! I love the little Puppy Love idea! My kids would go crazy over it!

  7. February 11, 2016 at 1:13 pm — Reply

    I have to try making these puppy love cupcakes. I hope mine turn out to look as good as yours. They are so cute and delicious looking.

  8. February 11, 2016 at 1:12 pm — Reply

    These all look like delicious desserts. I will have to try making the Red Velvet Cake Bites first. My family will love them.

  9. February 11, 2016 at 12:19 pm — Reply

    Oh my!! This Double-Chocolate Mascarpone Raspberry Pie look amazing!! I need to try this!!

  10. February 11, 2016 at 11:01 am — Reply

    All of these look like so much fun to create and make with the family! I’m not so sure they would make it to Valentines however. Too tempting to eat while creating!

  11. February 11, 2016 at 8:43 am — Reply

    Such yummy and sweet valentine treats! The cake on the last photo looks very tempting!

  12. February 11, 2016 at 8:33 am — Reply

    Oh yes, decadent indeed! I can’t help myself from staring at these photos. Everything looks so good and perfect for Valentine’s Day!

  13. February 11, 2016 at 8:11 am — Reply

    Those all look amazingly good and mouthwatering! And that puppy love cupcake is just the cutest ever! Yum! Yum!

  14. February 11, 2016 at 8:01 am — Reply

    WOW okay I think that chocolate cake is my fave! All look soooo delicious!

  15. February 11, 2016 at 5:44 am — Reply

    Oh my, all these desserts look luscious. I can’t choose what to try on Valentine’s Day.

  16. February 11, 2016 at 12:30 am — Reply

    I love dark chocolate too. You had me drooling just by looking at these awesome treats. I would love to try the chocolate cake, the fruits dipped in chocolate and the strawberry shortcakes too. OMG. Saving these recipes for later!

  17. victoria
    February 10, 2016 at 10:21 pm — Reply

    wow. Oh my gosh such a yummy recipe for Valentines. I love all of these

  18. February 10, 2016 at 9:08 pm — Reply

    These all look so amazing! I love making desserts for Valentines Day so much, I’ll have to try some of these!

  19. February 10, 2016 at 6:01 pm — Reply

    I love desserts. These all looks so amazing. I would love to try all of them!

  20. February 10, 2016 at 4:52 pm — Reply

    I might just eat these off my screen! They look sinful and I want to eat each one of them!

  21. Robin Masshole Mommy
    February 10, 2016 at 4:05 pm — Reply

    Those all sound awesome. I am a BIG fan of dessert.

  22. February 10, 2016 at 3:58 pm — Reply

    All of those look absolutely delicious. The most difficult thing is going to be deciding what to make for Valentine’s Day first.

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