Cards are nice, flowers are pretty, but a heart-shaped dessert is the sweetest way to share the love on Valentine’s Day. From donuts and fudge to cookies and cakes, let these heart-shaped treats inspire you ahead of the loveliest day of the year.
Bake a batch of heart-shaped macarons for Valentine’s Day with step-by-step piping instructions from Cookie Named Desire. Filled with luxurious chocolate ganache, raspberry batter gives these cookies a beautiful pink color.
This recipe for strawberry fudge from Cookies and Cups comes together using just two ingredients — strawberry frosting and white chocolate chips. Decorate with sprinkles, let the fudge set, use a cookie cutter to stamp out the heart shapes, and enjoy!
Use a heart-shaped cookie press to achieve the look of these strawberry spritz cookies from Bake Love Give. Once baked, dip each cookie in dark chocolate to complete this sweet Valentine’s Day dessert.
How about a beautifully rustic heart-shaped cupcake to celebrate V-Day? This recipe for strawberry conversation heart cupcakes from Half Baked Harvest breaks down how to achieve the illusive shape in a muffin tin.
These pink, puffy clouds of baked meringue from Cookies And Cups are the perfect heart-shaped topper to add to any Valentine’s Day dessert. Like a cookie, they also pair perfectly with a cup of coffee or tea!