These decadent Valentine’s Day dessert recipes feature chocolate, pink and romantic treats like red velvet cookies, chocolate truffles and cheesecake stuffed strawberries!

From heart shaped delights to elegant cakes and cookies, there’s a fun and festive treat for all the loved ones in your life!

A group of images of Valentine's Day dessert recipes such as heart cookies, chocolate strawberry cake and chocolate covered strawberries.

The day of LOVE is almost here. Share this Valentine’s Day with someone special and surprise them with a great Valentine’s Day dessert. Set the mood with something sweet that is sure to be a hit!

I love Valentine’s Day. It’s a great day to show your appreciation to a special person in your life. You can also make it a day to spoil your kids with all the mushy stuff you can’t get away with any other day. Make this year no exception.

There is nothing like the perfect, decadent chocolate dessert to spark a little romance.  Indulge in some rich, chocolate delights like chocolate fondue, chocolate covered cherries or chocolate pudding cake. Also amazing are fresh fruit sweets. Try desserts like fruit pizza, chocolate raspberry mini crepe cakes and the incredible, luscious cherry cheesecake dip!

If you want to save yourself some time, make some amazing desserts ahead of the big day. You can prepare chocolate truffles, brownie cookies or red velvet cookies in advance. Relax on Valentine’s Day knowing that your dessert is already done! 

To help you prepare for your Valentine’s Day, here are my top 25 Valentine’s Day dessert recipes. From good old fashioned cookies and cakes to decadent candies and new twists on cheesecake, there are tons of options to delight your loved ones. Get your sweet tooth ready, you’re about to indulge in all things sweet!

25 Valentine’s Day Dessert Recipes

A collection of Valentine's Day dessert recipes including chocolate covered cherries, chocolate fruit dip and berry Chantilly cake.
A plate of cheesecake stuffed strawberries garnished with fresh mint.

Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries

These cheesecake stuffed strawberries are fresh berries that are hollowed out, then filled with sweetened cream cheese and topped with crushed graham crackers. A simple no-bake treat that always get rave reviews!
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A berry chantilly cake on a cake stand, topped with fresh berries and mint sprigs.

Berry Chantilly Cake

This recipe for berry chantilly cake is a light and yellow cake with plenty of fresh berries and a unique fluffy whipped cream frosting. The perfect cake for a celebration!
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Brownie pizza topped with cream cheese frosting and fresh fruit.

Brownie Pizza

This brownie pizza is a chocolate crust topped with cream cheese frosting and plenty of fresh berries. A unique dessert pizza that’s perfect for entertaining!
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A bowl of cannoli dip surrounded by cookies, cannoli shells and strawberries.

Cannoli Dip

This cannoli dip is a blend of two types of sweet Italian cheeses, sugar and chocolate chips, all blended together to make a creamy dip that tastes just like the inside of a cannoli. Serve your dip with graham crackers, cookies, cannoli shells and fruit, then watch the rave reviews roll in.
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A strawberry in a bowl of chocolate fruit dip, surrounded by assorted fruit.

Chocolate Fruit Dip

This chocolate fruit dip is a creamy and delicious treat that’s made with melted chocolate, cream cheese and whipped cream. Chocolate dip is perfect for after school snacks and parties!
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Chocolate covered Oreos decorated with pink and purple sprinkles.

Chocolate Covered Oreos

These chocolate covered Oreos are Oreo sandwich cookies dipped in either dark or white chocolate and decorated with colorful sprinkles. Chocolate covered Oreos make a great dessert, snack or party favor.
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A plate of chocolate covered strawberries dipped in white and dark chocolate.

Chocolate Covered Strawberries

These chocolate covered strawberries are fresh, ripe berries dipped in melted chocolate and rolled in various toppings. An easy and elegant dessert or snack option!
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A strawberry on a skewer dipped into a bowl of chocolate fondue.

Chocolate Fondue

This chocolate fondue is a rich and creamy dark chocolate dip that takes just minutes to make. Serve your fondue with an assortment of fruit and sweet treats as dippers, and you’ll have an easy dessert that everyone is sure to enjoy!
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An image of a whole chocolate strawberry cake on a platter.

Chocolate Strawberry Cake

Take chocolate dipped strawberries to the next level with this dreamy chocolate strawberry cake!
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Chocolate covered cherries dipped in dark chocolate with a decorative drizzle.

Chocolate Covered Cherries

These chocolate covered cherries are made with maraschino cherries, a creamy center and plenty of dark chocolate. A homemade version of the classic treat that’s impossible to resist!
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A group of Valentine's Day dessert recipes like red velvet cookies, Nutella cookies and chocolate truffles.
This recipe for chocolate hazelnut cupcakes is chocolate cupcakes filled with milk chocolate hazelnut spread, then finished off with chocolate hazelnut frosting and fresh berries. The perfect treat for a special occasion! #chocmeister #chocolatehazelnut #ad

Chocolate Hazelnut Cupcakes

This recipe for chocolate hazelnut cupcakes is chocolate cupcakes filled with milk chocolate hazelnut spread, then finished off with chocolate hazelnut frosting and fresh berries.
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A quick and easy chocolate pudding cake that also happens to be low fat.

Chocolate Pudding Cake

This easy chocolate pudding cake recipe is a rich chocolate cake that’s made with pantry staples and is ready from start to finish in less than an hour. It also happens to be low fat! 
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An image of a chocolate raspberry mini crepe cake on a plate.

Chocolate Raspberry Mini Crepe Cakes

These chocolate raspberry mini crepe cakes are layered with chocolate and fresh raspberries to make a unique and delicious dessert.
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Chocolate truffles coated in nuts, sprinkles and cocoa powder.

Chocolate Truffles

These chocolate truffles are made with a dark chocolate ganache that's shaped into balls and rolled in an assortment of toppings. Homemade truffles are easy to prepare and make for a super impressive dessert option for any event.
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Fruit pizza with a sugar cookie crust and cream cheese frosting, topped with berries, kiwi and grapes.

Fruit Pizza

This fruit pizza is a sugar cookie crust topped with cream cheese frosting and a variety of fresh fruit. A fun and easy dessert option that’s perfect for feeding a crowd!
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This recipe for Greek yogurt cheesecakes is mini cheesecakes that have been lightened up with Greek yogurt and topped with fresh berries. A quick and easy sweet treat! #CloverGreekYogurt ad

Greek Yogurt Cheesecakes

This recipe for Greek yogurt cheesecakes is mini cheesecakes that have been lightened up with Greek yogurt and topped with fresh berries. A quick and easy sweet treat!
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Heart cookies dipped in dark chocolate and decorated with Valentine's Day sprinkles.

Heart Cookies

These heart cookies are the ultimate treat for Valentine’s Day! Heart shaped sugar cookies are dipped in dark chocolate and coated in festive sprinkles for a fun snack that’s perfect for classroom parties or that special someone in your life.
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A serving plate of Nutella cookies with one cut in half.

Nutella Cookies

These Nutella cookies are chocolate cookies filled with a gooey Nutella center, then topped with a drizzle of both dark and white chocolate. An easy and impressive cookie recipe that will have everyone coming back for seconds!
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A plate of four crepes that are filled with nutella, strawberries, blueberries and raspberries.

Nutella Crepes

These Nutella crepes are a foolproof recipe for blender crepes stuffed with Nutella and fresh berries, then topped with whipped cream.
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Red Velvet Cookies

Red Velvet Cookies

These easy red velvet cookies start with a cake mix and are loaded with white chocolate chips. A simple yet impressive cookie that yields fabulous results!
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Several romantic desserts such as cherry cheesecake dip, brownie cookies and strawberry cheesecake cups.
An image of slice and bake Valentine's Day cookies with heart shapes in them.

Valentine’s Day Slice N’ Bake Cookies

These slice n' bake cookies are easy and fun. They feature hearts that emerge when you slice the dough!
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A picture of a cookie cup with a strawberry cheesecake filling.

Strawberry Cheesecake Cookie Cups

These strawberry cheesecake cookie cups are the perfect pairing of fruity cheesecake and chewy sugar cookies.
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A plate of cherry cheesecake dip with a graham cracker in it.

Cherry Cheesecake Dip

This 4 ingredient cheesecake dip is light, fluffy and so delicious! Serve with graham crackers and cookies for a fun appetizer or dessert.
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An image of a heart shaped large cookie with red and pink M&M candies.

Valentine’s Day Cookie Bars

This festive cookie bar recipe is absolutely delicious and loaded with chocolate chips and red, white and pink M&M’s.
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Brownie cookies on a serving plate, topped with chocolate chunks.

Brownie Cookies

These brownie cookies are rich, fudgy cookies filled with plenty of dark chocolate chunks. This decadent treat is perfect for all of the chocolate lovers in your life!
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Get ready for Valentine’s Day parties or special times with loved ones with amazing desserts that will start the day off right! These treats are just the things to sweeten up your day… and your night!

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  1. So many yummy desserts to choose from…. I believe I will try the brownie pizza first. They are all so pretty and I know they will taste amazing.

  2. 5 stars
    I can’t believe Valentine’s Day is coming up and I have no idea what I want to do. Thanks for this roundup, I will be checking it out.

  3. Yummy! I’m a sucker for desserts. I usually make chocolate pretzels and I’ve mastered those now. I want to try my hand at cake balls (cake pops) again. I tried once and they were just okay. I want to try it again.

  4. 5 stars
    This is such a dreamy collection of desserts! I’m a real texture eater so all the different layers of cream and sponge really had my taste buds tingling.

  5. 5 stars
    Are you kidding me with this!? These are stunning, and I bet they taste like heaven. I love Valentine’s Day. I can’t wait to try this recipe.

  6. 5 stars
    These are all irresistible recipes. These desserts are sure to melt the heart of even the most hard-hearted Valentine.The desserts all look too good to eat.

  7. Some many amazing Valentine’s Day desserts! It’s so hard to choose which one to make for Valentine’s Day!

  8. It’s so nice to cook something special for Valentine’s day and I think these recipes are perfect! I love the cookies and donuts, you can easily give them as a gift for friends and family.

  9. 5 stars
    Oh my goodness how delicious do all of these desserts look, I don’t think I would be able to just pick one for Valentine’s day I may just have to have a meal of puddings!

  10. 5 stars
    Oh wow, these all look and sound amazing! I am not a good cook, but I do enjoy baking. Making one of these yummy desserts for my husband would be a fun and simple Valentines day gift! Thanks for all of the ideas!

  11. 5 stars
    Wow! Everything looks so sweet and delicious. I’m trying to give up sugar though. I bet I could make some of these recipes without sugar and use stevia instead. I love red velvet. Such a weakness of mine.

  12. 5 stars
    Your truffles recipe looks delicious but I confess I’m really eager to try the Layered Strawberry Jello Cups. I usually bake cookies or make a chocolate treat but the Jello cups would be something different. Thanks for sharing all of these recipes.

  13. 5 stars
    I am star struck. Fifty great ideas for desserts for Valentines Day. I am very interested in making the red velvet truffles. I think my family would be very impressed by them!

  14. 5 stars
    Oooo yum! I’d be happy with any of these desserts. I need to see if I can get my husband to make some of these 😉 Those truffles would be fabulous!

  15. These are all really pretty and would make any valentines day special. After that just make them because you want too and your family, friends or that special someone deserves something special.

  16. You have so many great ideas here. I like making Valentine’s Day cookies for my boys as an after school snack leading up to the holiday.