57+ Pink & Red Desserts for Valentine’s Day

If you’re on the lookout for special dessert ideas to celebrate love, choosing pink and Red Desserts for Valentine’s Day is a great place to start. Take a look at some of the recipes we came up with for this feature roundup.

Valentine is getting so yummy as we get close to that lovely day! These ladies are awesome enough to make and share these deadly delicious treats and Valentine’s Day desserts that make my mouth water!

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Pink & Red Dessert Ideas for Valentine’s Day

This round-up will make you fall in love and very hungry!!!

How many Valentines did you give out back in school? Remember how romantic Valentine’s Day was when you were in kids and teens?

What wonderful memories!

The thrill of a romantic dinner, lovely music, and roses. Didn’t that feel wonderful?

Valentine’s Day used to be such a romantic occasion before I became a mother. The two of us would spend a quiet evening together enjoying each other’s company.

The last time we had a childless Valentine’s Day, my husband and we were in London walking by the Big Ben and the London Eye. It’s days like those that I dream of now as I spend each day working like crazy, doing housework and making sure life goes on!

It is easy to overlook Valentine’s Day after you have been married for a while. I’m not even going to mention how difficult it gets if you have kids!

We now look forward to only minutes here and there, occasional movie nights or small cuddles before bed and after the girl goes to sleep that we spend together.

How could someone not get inspired by all these awesome recipes!… I bet you are gonna love them as much as I have!

Delicious Pink & Red Desserts for Valentine’s Day Roundup

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1. Cherry Key Lime Pie

Cherry Lime Pie Recipe. Red Desserts for  Valentine's Day

A great alternative to the classic key lime pie is this Cherry Lime Pie recipe that combines cherry and lime flavors in a creamy, decadent treat with a sweet, tangy flavor.

by The Crafting Nook

2. Nutella Filled Cupcakes Topped with Chocolate-Covered Strawberries

Nutella Filled Cupcakes Topped with Chocolate-Covered Strawberries and a delicious vanilla buttercream frosting recipe Cover image

One decadent recipe for one special person or why not a special crowd. These Nutella-Filled Cupcakes Topped with Chocolate-Covered Strawberries and a delicious vanilla buttercream frosting will make anyone fall in love!

by The Crafting Nook

3. Easy Homemade Chocolate Peanut Butter Hearts

Easy Homemade Chocolate Peanut Butter Hearts by Delectable Food Life

Easy, delicious chocolate dipped peanut butter hearts are adorable and taste like a Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup. Sure to bring a smile!

by Delectable Food Life

4. No-Bake Valentine’s Day Cookies

No-Bake Valentine’s Day Cookies by The Savvy Mama Lifestyle

These No-Bake Valentines Day Cookies are so simple and sweet. They look like tiny love letters and they’re easy enough for kids to make.

by The Savvy Mama Lifestyle

5. Valentine Cake Pops

Pink and Red Desserts for  Valentine's Day: Cake pops by I Heart Naptime

Valentine’s cake pops are so easy and so much fun. An outer layer of hardened sweet chocolate coating a chewy, brownie-like center on a stick. Then decorated in sprinkles, glitz, and glam!

by I Heart Naptime

6. Chewy Red Velvet Crinkle Cookies (with Cake Mix!)

Pink and Red Desserts for  Valentine's Day: Red Velvet Crinkle cookies by Lynn's Way of Life

Red velvet crinkle cookies made with cake mix are delightful treats with a rich cocoa flavor and a soft, chewy texture. Made with only a few ingredients, this no chill dough is mixed and baked in less than 20 minutes!

by Lynn’s Way of Life

7. Easy Heart Thumbprint Cookies with Strawberry Puree

Easy Heart Thumbprint Cookies with Strawberry Puree By Arkansas Girls

Kids will love helping with these heart thumbprint cookies! Plus, you can customize with any pink or red jam or preserves of your choice.

By Arkansas Girls

8. Heart Strawberry & White Chocolate Cookies

Heart Strawberry & White Chocolate Cookies by Little Nomads Recipes

These Valentine’s Day cookies are shaped like hearts and feature a delightful blend of almond-flavored cookie topped with smooth white chocolate and freeze-dried strawberry powder. Each bite is a sweet love-filled treat!

by Little Nomads Recipes

9. Easy Valentine’s Day Cookies

Easy Valentine’s Day Cookies by The Cookin' Chicks

Easy Valentine’s Day Cookies are delicious, easy, and take less than 20 minutes to prepare! Chewy, soft, and full of ooey, gooey chocolaty goodness in every bite!

by The Cookin’ Chicks

10. Frozen Yogurt Granola Bites

Frozen Yogurt Granola Bites by A Cedar Spoon

Frozen Yogurt Granola Bites work great as a snack or even breakfast. These bites mix together yogurt, granola, honey and fresh fruit to create a frozen treat the kids will think is dessert.

by A Cedar Spoon

11. Heart Strawberry Jam Cookies

Heart Strawberry Jam Cookies by Simply Made Eats

These Heart Thumbprint Cookies are filled with Strawberry Jam and make the cutest Valentine’s Day cookies. These thumbprints take less than 30 minutes to make with no chilling time required!

by Simply Made Eats

12. Valentine’s Day Fudge

Valentine’s Day Fudge by Crayons and Cravings

Layer of white fudge, and festive pink and red sprinkles, this delicious fudge recipe is a perfect sweet treat for Valentine’s Day. Plus, you will love how easy it is to make with only 5 simple ingredients!

by Crayons and Cravings

13. Black Forest Jar Cakes

Black Forest Jar Cakes by The Benson Street

Mini individual Black Forest cakes are a hit for Valentine’s Day. Assembled in cute little jars for added fun!

by The Benson Street

14. Chocolate Strawberry Birds

Chocolate Strawberry Birds by XOXO Bella

Chocolate covered strawberry birds are a lovely festive treat. They’re also a fun project to make if you have a lot of fresh strawberries to use up, along with chocolate. These love birds are perfect for Valentine’s Day!

by XOXO Bella

15. Puff Pastry Hearts

Puff Pastry Hearts by Life Currents

Puff Pastry Hearts Cookies with raspberry jam are so much fun to make, and super yummy! Show someone you love them!

by Life Currents

16. M&M Valentine Cookie Recipe

M&M Valentine Cookie Recipe by Sustain my Cooking Habits

Make a batch of these sweet Valentine’s cookies loaded with red and pink M&M candy treats.

by Sustain my Cooking Habits

17. No Bake Strawberry Cheesecake Bars

No Bake Strawberry Cheesecake Bars by Cinnamon & Sage Co.

These delicious No Bake Strawberry Cheesecake Bars are the perfect Valentines Day treat! The rich cheesecake with fresh strawberries is a pairing that can’t be beat. As an added bonus, you don’t even need to turn the oven on!

by Cinnamon & Sage Co.

18. how to make the best almond flour brownies

how to make the best almond flour brownies by The Bonnie Fig

These almond flour brownies are incredibly fudgy and chocolatey! Covered in a strawberry frosting, they’re sure to be a hit for Valentine’s Day

by The Bonnie Fig

19. Valentine’s Day Chocolate Bark

Valentine's Day Chocolate Bark by Homemade Hooplah

This festive Valentine’s Day chocolate bark has layers of semi-sweet chocolate and bright pink candy topped with freeze-dried raspberries and heart sprinkles.

by Homemade Hooplah

20. Valentine’s Day Hot Cocoa Bombs

Valentine’s Day Hot Cocoa Bombs by Julie's Eats and Treats

Pour warm milk over these Valentine’s Day-inspired Hot Cocoa Bombs, watch as they dissolve and magically unleash the marshmallows and cocoa hidden within, crafting a luxuriously creamy hot chocolate for your delight!

by Julie’s Eats and Treats


MINI STRAWBERRY CAKE by The Littlest Crumb

This mini strawberry cake is a simple but elegant dessert that is perfect for 1 or 2 people. A white cake base with strawberry purée mixed in. Topped with a strawberry frosting and fresh strawberry slices.

by The Littlest Crumb

22. White Chocolate Covered Oreos for Valentine’s Day

White Chocolate Covered Oreos for Valentine’s Day by Boulder Locavore

This simple but pretty treat is so easy to make! Perfect for last minute treat!

by Boulder Locavore

23. Valentine’s Day Fudge

Valentine’s Day Fudge by Simply Stacie

Valentine’s Day Fudge is such a simple 5-ingredient dessert! Use a boxed cake mix for the easiest fudge recipe topped with red, white, and pink heart sprinkles to treat your special someone.

by Simply Stacie

24. Macro Friendly Strawberry Protein Balls

Macro Friendly Strawberry Protein Balls by Health Beet

Looking for a sweet snack to enjoy on Valentine’s day? Try these strawberry protein balls! Made with oats, protein powder, and strawberry flavoring, they are an easy treat to make and share.

by Health Beet

25. 3-Ingredient “Chocolate-Covered Strawberry” Frozen Greek Yogurt Bites

3-Ingredient “Chocolate-Covered Strawberry” Frozen Greek Yogurt Bites by Two Healthy Kitchens

Perfect for snacks or even as healthy desserts, these easy Frozen Greek Yogurt Bites can be made with or without molds. Your family will love the chocolate-covered strawberry flavor, and you’ll love how quick they are to make!

by Two Healthy Kitchens

26. Valentine’s Day Fortune Cookies

Valentine’s Day Fortune Cookies by Dancing Through The Rain

Elevate your Valentine’s Day celebration with some semi-homemade Valentine’s Day Fortune Cookies. These charming treats add a personalized touch to your romantic moments, featuring heartfelt messages inside pre-made fortune cookies that make for a sweet surprise.

by Dancing Through The Rain

27. Fudgy Red Velvet Cake Mix Brownies

Fudgy Red Velvet Cake Mix Brownies by Savor The Spoonful

These quick and easy red velvet brownies are delicious and full of white chocolate chips. The perfect Valentine’s Day party dessert!

by Savor The Spoonful

28. Strawberry Cheesecake Cookies

28. Strawberry Cheesecake Cookies by The Feathered Nest

Strawberry Cheesecake Cookies are delectable treats that combine the creamy, indulgent taste of cheesecake with the fruity sweetness of strawberries. These cookies are made with a perfect blend of flavors and textures, resulting in a delightful dessert for any occasion.

by The Feathered Nest

29. Easy 3-ingredient Strawberry Ice Cream recipe

Easy 3-ingredient Strawberry Ice Cream recipe by Sweet Fix Baker

Get ready for a taste sensation like no other! When it comes to beating the summer heat, there’s one treat that stands head and shoulders above the rest – easy homemade ice cream.

by Sweet Fix Baker

30. Heart Shaped Strawberry Hand Pies

Heart Shaped Strawberry Hand Pies by Fox Farm Home

Valentine’s Day is around the corner and these heart shaped strawberry hand pies are a great way to celebrate and share with someone you love!

by Fox Farm Home



This classic recipe for sugar cookies provides fool-proof, crispy, buttery cookies. Their sturdy texture makes them ideal for use with fun-shaped cookie cutters and for decorating them to your heart’s content with royal icing. Or, if you don’t feel up to the piping task, they also look very sweet with sparkly sprinkles.

by The Cinnamon Jar

32. Chocolate Raspberry Cupcakes

Chocolate Raspberry Cupcakes by Sen and Honey

These delicious chocolate raspberry cupcakes are filled with a luscious raspberry coulis and chocolate mousse filled center for the perfect delightful treat! Easy cupcakes for all special occasions.

by Sen and Honey

33. Surprise Heart Filled Cupcakes

Surprise Heart Filled Cupcakes by One Simple Party

Your special Valentine will be quite surprised when they bite into this Heart Filled Cupcake. Nestled inside is a little red heart that is sure to brighten their Valentine’s Day.

by One Simple Party

34. Red Velvet Waffles (Dairy Free)

Red Velvet Waffles (Dairy Free) by Six Hungry Feet

These Red Velvet Waffles are the perfect breakfast or brunch for Valentine’s Day. Our recipe is dairy-free and doesn’t use artificial coloring. Beetroot is our secret ingredient!

by Six Hungry Feet

35. Swirl Valentine’s Day Cake

Swirl Valentine’s Day Cake by Julie's Eats and Treats

This delightful Valentine’s Day Cake is a breeze to whip up, perfect for anyone to try their hand at! Starting with a simple boxed mix, half of it is transformed into a pink swirl using strawberry Jell-O mix, creating a charming effect when sliced. The canned frosting, tinted and drizzled, adds a festive touch.

by Julie’s Eats and Treats

36. Red Velvet Whoopie Pies

Red Velvet Whoopie Pies by Vintage Kitchen Notes

A small treat to celebrate, this is a cross between a cake and a soft cookie. And it’s called a pie. I know. But it’s delicious. And so easy to make, a no-brainer really if you want to have red velvet cake without the fuss. And they are filled with the wildly loved cream cheese frosting.

by Vintage Kitchen Notes

37. Easy Healthy Cheesecake in a Jar

Easy Healthy Cheesecake in a Jar by Happy Kitchen

Light, fluffy and delicious Cheesecake in a Jar recipe made with skillet granola, cottage cheese Greek yogurt filling and roasted vanilla rhubarb topping is healthy, easy and takes 30 minutes to make from start to finish! It makes for a great dessert, takeout snack, breakfast or brunch meal.

by Happy Kitchen

38. Red Velvet Donuts

Red Velvet Donuts by My Happy Bakes

These Red Velvet Donuts are soft, fluffy and covered in cream cheese glaze! They’re so easy to make because they’re baked, not fried!

by My Happy Bakes

39. Chocolate-Covered Cherries

Chocolate-Covered Cherries by Olivia's Kitchen

Make fresh summer cherries even better by coating them in chocolate! This simple 3-ingredient recipe doesn’t require any baking and can be made in just 15 minutes. You won’t be able to stop eating them! They are gluten-free, dairy-free, and vegan.

by Olivia’s Kitchen

40. Pink Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Pink Chocolate Covered Strawberries by Baked Abundance

These pink chocolate-covered strawberries are perfect for Valentine’s Day or special occasions. You only need 4 simple ingredients to make this refreshing, sweet treat.

by Baked Abundance

41. No Bake Strawberry Crunch Cheesecake

No Bake Strawberry Crunch Cheesecake  by Live to Sweet

This No Bake Strawberry Crunch Cheesecake is layers of strawberry and vanilla bean cheesecake in a graham cracker crust, topped with strawberry crunch topping! Completely no bake and delicious, you’ll want this beauty on repeat in your kitchen!

by Live to Sweet

42. heart jam cookies

heart jam cookies by All You Need is Brunch

These Heart Jam Cookies are rich, buttery, filled with strawberry jam, and melt in your mouth. The prettiest thumbprint cookies ever!

by All You Need is Brunch

43. Strawberry Cake Mix Brownies

Strawberry Cake Mix Brownies by DIY Candy

These delicious strawberry cake mix brownies are so easy to make and perfect for holidays like Valentine’s Day. Add crushed Oreos and sprinkles on top to make them party ready.

by DIY Candy

44. Air Fryer Valentine’s Day Donuts

Air Fryer Valentine's Day Donuts by Emily Fabulous

Surprise your valentine with quick and easy Air Fryer Valentine’s Day Donuts—a sweet morning treat ready in under 30 minutes! Show you care with these delightful, homemade donuts.

by Emily Fabulous

45. Red Velvet Mug Cake

Red Velvet Mug Cake by Chocolates & Chai

This red velvet mug cake recipe is an easy treat you can quickly whip up. And that means it’s perfect for when you wake up on Valentine’s Day only to realize that you’ve forgotten to prepare a special dessert. It only takes a few minutes to prepare, and has all the cocoa-flavored goodness of a standard red velvet cake, as well as a cream cheese frosting!

by Chocolates & Chai



Everyone loves cheesecake, and heart shapes are perfect for Valentine’s Day. Learn how to make individual cheesecake hearts for a special dessert here. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may earn a commission.

by The Crafty Blog Stalker

47. Fruit Pizza

Fruit Pizza by Five Heart Home

Fruit Pizza on a heart-shaped sugar cookie crust features cream cheese frosting topped by glossy berries & cherries. It’s a perfect Valentine’s Day dessert or treat for any occasion!

by Five Heart Home

48. Valentine’s Day PayDay Bars

Valentine’s Day PayDay Bars by Kara Creates

Valentine’s Day PayDay Bars – A chewy crust topped with marshmallows, peanuts, M&M’s and more. These festive cookie bars are the perfect Valentine’s Day treat!

by Kara Creates

49. Strawberry Cream Cheese Pastries

Strawberry Cream Cheese Pastries by Diethood

These Strawberry Cream Cheese Pastries are Soft, flaky, and delicious cream cheese pastries filled with a sweet cream cheese mixture and strawberry jam.

by Diethood

50. Mini Valentine Ombre Cakes

“50 Shades of Pink” – Mini Valentine Ombre Cakes by A Little Claireification

Probably not fifty shades but just enough to make you drool and, in this case, that’s four shades of deliciousness in these Mini Valentine Ombre Cakes

by A Little Claireification

51. White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake Bars

White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake Bars by Sally's Baking Addiction

These white chocolate raspberry cheesecake bars are deliciously creamy, perfectly sweet, and swirled with layers of homemade fresh raspberry sauce. Baked in a 9-inch square pan, they sit on a buttery sweet Oreo cookie crust and are filled with real white chocolate.

by Sally’s Baking Addiction

52. Red Velvet Biscotti

Red Velvet Biscotti by Kleinworth & Co.

Red Velvet Biscotti is the perfect treat to serve your sweetheart with their coffee on Valentine’s Day.

by Kleinworth & Co.

53. Sugar Cookie Rice Krispie Treats

Sugar Cookie Rice Krispie Treats by The Sweet Chick

Pure deliciousness using marshmallows, cookie mix, and Rice Krispie, what’s not to love!

by The Sweet Chick

54. Cherry Chocolate Chip Brownies

Cherry Chocolate Chip Brownies by Deliciously Sprinkled

These melt-in-your-mouth Cherry Chocolate Chips Brownies look so delicious and are so easy to make and the perfect decadent treat to make for Valentine’s Day.

by Deliciously Sprinkled

55. Valentine’s Day Peek-A-Boo Pound Cake

Valentine’s Day Peek-A-Boo Pound Cake by The Simple Sweet Life

This easy vanilla loaf cake has a sweet surprise: A strawberry-flavored, heart-shaped center! Learn how to make this simple pound cake in a few easy steps below.

by The Simple Sweet Life

56. Sugar Cookie Waffle Sticks

Sugar Cookie Waffle Sticks by The Tart Tart

A great way to put in use sugar cookie mix leftover. These cute waffle sticks with glaze and sprinkles are such a perfect Valentine’s day treat.

by The Tart Tart

57. Valentine Heart Cookies for Creative Cookie Exchange

Valentine Heart Cookies for Creative Cookie Exchange by Noshing with the Nolands

Cute pink sugar cookies for your Valentine filled with Cinnamon and brown sugar spreadable Yummm!

by Noshing with the Nolands

58. Pink Champagne Cookies

Pink Champagne Cookies by Girl Versus Dough

One different kind of cookie, as a fun twist, it’s made with champagne in both cookie dough and icing! That must taste like heaven!

by Girl Versus Dough

59. Strawberry Milk Whoopie Pies

Strawberry Milk Whoopie Pies by Sprinkle Bakes

This Strawberry Milk Whoopie Pies Filling is too delicious. These are such a fun take on classic whoopie pies, and they’re guaranteed to satisfy. So good! 

by Sprinkle Bakes

60. Chocolate Covered Pretzels

Chocolate Covered Pretzels by Love from the Oven

Chocolate-Covered Pretzels are a fun and easy snack to make at home! Decorate with drizzles or sprinkles for Valentine’s Day treats

by Love from the Oven

61. Peanut Butter Sweethearts

Peanut Butter Sweethearts by Sally's Baking Addiction

Soft-baked and extra-thick peanut butter sweethearts are adorably festive! Loaded with peanut butter, they’re incredibly soft and flavorful.

by Sally’s Baking Addiction

62. Valentine’s Cupcakes: Vanilla Cupcake Recipe with Buttercream Frosting

Valentine’s Cupcakes: Vanilla Cupcake Recipe with Buttercream Frosting by Hoosier Homemaker

A delicious light and fluffy cupcake that stays together and doesn’t crumble decorated especially for your special one!

by Hoosier Homemaker

63. Red Velvet Cookies for Valentine’s Day

Homemade soft and chewy red velvet cookies. Showered in cute Valentine’s Day festive sprinkles. 

by Gal on a Mission

64. Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cheesecake Bite

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cheesecake Bite by Sugar Dish Me

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cheesecake Bites are a sweet way to express how much you love the cheesecake lover in your life. Smooth, creamy bites of cheesecake on a graham cracker crust, topped with strawberry sauce and coated in dark chocolate, white chocolate, or milk chocolate! 

by Sugar Dish Me

What do you think??? Aren’t you hungry already???? I definitely AM!!!!

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