A big part of Valentine’s Day is all of the sweet treats available on this special occasion. Candy, cupcakes and cookies, oh my!
Valentine’s Day really is a chocolate lover’s paradise! Let’s talk about traditional heart-shaped boxes of chocolates for a minute. This year, more than 35 million boxes will be sold worldwide.
We can thank King Henry VII for all the yumminess that this holiday provides. He officially declared Valentine’s Day a holiday on February 14, 1537.
This is a short list of Valentine’s Day sweet treats, suitable for almost any occasion. Which one are you going to make first?
Valentine’s Day Sweet Treats
There are endless ways to decorate these cute little brownie bites. Make the brownies from scratch or speed up the recipe with a boxed mix.
If you plan on making homemade candy for Valentine’s Day, these chocolate coconut delights are to die for. Pecans give them an added layer of flavor.
It wouldn’t be Valentine’s Day without red velvet recipes thrown into the mix. These cheesecake cupcakes are just one option to consider.
Chex Mix is a popular treat for almost every holiday, these days. Making this Valentine’s Day version in the microwave is a snap.
These cute pretzel bites require just three ingredients and take 5 minutes to prepare. They’re the perfect option for a quick last-minute treat!
Who doesn’t love gooey Rice Krisie treats? There are scads of ways to decorate these in the spirit of Valentine’s Day… so, get creative!
This white chocolate popcorn with conversation hearts is the perfect way to say “I love you!” When you’re craving something salty and sweet, this recipe fits the bill.
Need something to give your love on Valentine’s Day? Arrange these pretty marshmallow pops in a bouquet and you’re good to go!
I haven’t run across too many recipes for homemade gumdrops. This recipe combines applesauce and strawberry Jell-O for a fun Valentine’s Day treat.
Bark recipes are super-popular, store well and are easy to make. Visit Midwestern Moms for the recipe and really cute printable treat bags.
These little bee cakes are so cute! They’re and adorable alternative to traditional Valentine’s Day cupcakes. Bzzzzzzzzzzzzzz!
Dessert parfaits are cool and creamy. A great option when you want something light and fruity. Don’t you agree?
These delectable cookies are bound to earn a thumbs up from even the pickiest sweet tooth in your life! This recipe is easy to make and only uses 6 ingredients including a package white cake mix.