My grandma used to say, “a way to a man’s heart is through his stomach”. Being a woman who loves to eat and would never refuse any type of dessert, I am here to tell you, the way to a woman’s heart is most definitely through her stomach, too! So if you are looking to impress someone this Valentine’s Day, or have a romantic anniversary dinner planned, why not try one of these super-easy Valentine’s Day desserts?
14 Easy Valentine’s Day Dessert Ideas
The Evendoor team have searched far and wide to bring you the most delicious, easy-to-make dessert recipes! From mouth-watering chocolate desserts, to heart shaped meringues and everything in-between, this list has got something to satisfy everyone’s sweet tooth! Add any of the below Valentine’s Day dessert recipes to your menu and make your romantic dinner extra special!
1. Skillet Brownie Sundae Recipe for Two
This Skillet Brownie Sunday is everything! Indulge in this delicious dessert with that special someone, and if you are feeling adventurous, dare to top up with extras like whipped cream, ice cream, or fresh strawberries. YUM!
This quick and easy Valentine’s Day dessert will definitely impress!
2. Chocolate Raspberry Cupcakes
I cannot think of a better Valentine’s Day dessert combination than chocolate and raspberries! These delicious chocolate cupcakes will definitely make your other half’s heart melt – much like the rich chocolate ganache covering this cupcake!
Make your romantic dinner even more special with these sweet, rich and cute-looking cupcakes, perfect for any occasion!
3. White Chocolate Mousse with Rose and Pistachio
Not a fan of dark chocolate? No problem! This White Chocolate Mousse is a super simple Valentine’s Day dessert that could also make a great addition to your romantic dinner menu for any occasion! A delicate mousse, made delicious with floral hints of rose, and the earthy flavour of pistachios.
Who wouldn’t feel appreciated when served such a beautiful and romantic dessert?
4. Easy Chocolate Pops with Sprinkles
Planning to include the kids in this year’s Valentine’s Day plans? These quick and easy chocolate pops might be the ideal Valentine’s Day dessert you’ve been looking for! This recipe is so easy that it requires just two ingredients, and 15 minutes of your time to make!
This kid-friendly Chocolate Pops with Sprinkles recipe will definitely keep the little ones entertained!
5. Vegan Cherry Brownies
Let’s face it. Who doesn’t love brownies? Such a divine treat, these cherry brownies are not only vegan, they are gluten free too! Being a chocolate lover myself, this is one of my personal favourites from all 14 Valentine’s Day dessert ideas in this blog. Such a delicious treat, these vegan cherry brownies are as healthy as desserts come, so I can enjoy it guilt-free!
Who would have thought that vegan AND gluten free could taste this good?
6. Almond Raspberry Ricotta Parfaits
Have some leftover ricotta cheese in your fridge? Why not try this Almond Raspberry Ricotta Parfait recipe? This recipe is so flexible, that it is perfect as a last minute, quick and easy Valentine’s day dessert. Don’t like almonds? Try pistachios instead! No time to look for raspberries? Why not substitute with strawberries, or any other fruit you fancy! Done in less than 20 minutes, this gorgeous looking dessert will have everyone thinking you’ve been slaving away in that kitchen of yours!
Show off to your other half with this decadent and stunning dessert.
7. Cherry Chocolate Cheesecake Tart
Nothing beats a traditional Cherry Cheesecake right? Well, at least that’s what I thought until I came across this delicious Cherry Chocolate Cheesecake Tart! Any chocolate & fruit combo makes for a perfect Valentine’s Day dessert pairing, or any special occasion.
This recipe is so tantalising, and stunning-looking, it is sure to leave your other half in awe of your baking skills!
8. Raspberry Fool Dessert
This unique Raspberry Fool recipe is a modern take on the traditional British dessert, and it tastes so exquisite, it will leave your partner wanting more.
If you are a lover of British cuisine, but also like to experiment with new flavours in the kitchen, then this is the perfect Valentine’s Day dessert recipe for you!
9. Chocolate Cups with Strawberry Mousse
These Chocolate Cups with Strawberry Mousse are the perfect dessert for sharing. Dig into this with that special someone, as the perfect ending to a romantic dinner date!
Whether it’s Valentine’s Day, your anniversary, or you are just looking for a more creative way to set the mood, these cute looking chocolate cups are definitely the way to go.
10. Meringue Hearts with Whipped Cream and Raspberries
This heart-shaped dessert is most definitely going to make your partner’s heart melt this Valentine’s Day. A light and airy dessert, these Meringue Hearts are just what you need to end a night of good food and good company.
Inspired by a Pavlova, New Zealand’s national dessert, this dessert is perfect for someone who enjoys to discover new flavours from all over the globe.
11. Raspberry Truffles Recipe with White Chocolate
If you are not an avid baker, not to worry, we’ve got your back. These tantalising Raspberry Truffles will be your friend this Valentine’s, as you plan the perfect romantic dinner for that special someone.
Easily stored in your fridge or freezer, these truffles will be there to satisfy your sweet tooth any time you fancy!
12. Vegan Chocolate Tart with Almond Oat Crust
Started a New Year’s resolution to eat healthier this year? If so, then this Vegan Chocolate Tart might be just what you’ve been looking for. It has all the sweetness and richness of your traditional chocolate tart, only it’s totally vegan!
Satisfy your chocolate cravings guilt-free, with this gluten-free, vegan Valentine’s Day dessert.
13. White Chocolate Cheesecake Mousse with Raspberry Compote.
I can see a pattern now, with raspberry and chocolate pairings all over this blog post! What can I say though, you simply can’t go wrong with a chocolate and fruit pairing for your Valentine’s Day dessert recipe. This creamy White Chocolate Mousse is gluten-free, simple to make, and the ideal addition to any dinner party!
Refreshing, creamy and fruity, this dessert can be your go-to for any occasion, all year round!
14. Chocolate Covered Strawberries
Last but not least, these mouth-watering Chocolate Covered Strawberries are the one dessert guaranteed to leave your partner wanting more. Strawberries are the one fruit loved by all (unless you are allergic, or an alien) and as such, they make for the perfect chocolate and fruit pairing to treat loved ones on any occasion.
With just three ingredients and no baking required, this is the easiest Valentine’s Day treat on our list today, but definitely one of the most popular!
Let’s get baking!
So there you have it, the ultimate list of delicious yet easy Valentine’s Day dessert ideas! It will definitely be tough trying to pick just one, so keep this list handy, for easy dessert recipes ideal for any occasion or romantic dinner for two!