Love is in the air and baking is my love language. Today, we are talking all about saying “I Love You” with dessert for Valentine’s Day. This is a time to pull out all the stops and dig deep with your favorite rich, decadent dessert. Does that mean chocolate? Usually. Strawberries are also a big Valentine’s Day favorite. But we have a variety of sexy desserts to celebrate Valentine’s Day with you.
Classic red velvet cupcakes get extra moist and flavorful when baked into a creamy bread pudding. You can start with cupcakes and frosting made from scratch as instructed below or use frosted cupcakes from the bakery.
I’ve only tried once or twice, but making truffles was way easier than I expected. These come out so unbelievably creamy and rich- they are to die for.
Dark Chocolate Truffles
These French dark chocolate truffles are decadently rich and smooth, with a creamy texture that melts in your mouth. A light dusting of cocoa powder gives them a classic look, just like the chocolaterie shops you will see in France.
Cookies can be sexy. If you combine dark chocolate cookies and top them with a strawberry buttercream frosting and drizzled with chocolate ganache, you have the perfect Valentine’s Day cookie, if you ask me.
Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cookies
This dark chocolate based cookie is topped with a delicious strawberry frosting and drizzled with dark chocolate ganache to create the perfect Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cookies.