Chocolate Eclair Hearts Recipe
Bake some sweet hearts for your sweetheart. In a twist on traditional oblong eclairs, the light French pastry known as pate a choux is piped into heart shapes and filled with milk-chocolate whipped cream. Topped with a glossy layer of dark chocolate glaze, these treats are perfect after a dinner party or dining a deux.
Meringue Heart Ice-Cream Sandwiches
Piping meringue into hearts will be easier if you draw the shapes onto parchment paper first. We made some hearts roughly 2 3/4 inches across and others 3 1/4 inches.
Brownie Heart Cupcakes Recipe
Transform chocolate brownies into decadent cupcakes for a Valentine's Day sweet certain to induce a smile. They're perfect for an office party for 20 or a quiet dinner for two.
Molten Mocha Cakes Recipe
These delicious chocolate-coffee cakes do not take long to make and are the perfect ending to a romantic meal.
Pecan Linzer Cookies with Cherry Filling Recipe
Crumbly, nutty cookies layered with sweet cherry jam and dusted with sugar make delectable valentines. If you're feeling soft-hearted, serve these alongside Hot Chocolate with Marshmallow Hearts.
40 Valentine's Day Dessert Recipes That You'll Fall in Love With
These homemade Valentine's Day treats are the sweetest way to say "I love you" to someone special.
Heart-Shaped Meringues Filled with Passion Fruit Curd
This recipe for heart-shaped meringues filled with passion fruit curd was adapted from the "Martha Stewart Baking Handbook."
Heart-Shaped Strawberry Parfaits
This recipe for heart-shaped strawberry parfaits, from chef John Baricelli, makes a delicious Valentine's Day dessert. Note: Raw eggs should not be used in food prepared for pregnant women, babies, young children, or anyone whose health is compromised.