Raspberry-White Chocolate Cheesecake Bars Recipe Heart-shaped cheesecakes are the way to show that special someone your love this Valentine's Day, but they're also delicious the rest of the year. Bake a batch to celebrate your sweetie today.
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Sweetheart Sugar Cookies
Sweetheart Sugar Cookies Recipe Show your sweetheart your love year-round with these cute cookies. Slip one in a child's lunchbox, beside a spouse's morning coffee, or to a much-appreciated friend. Nothing says "You're Loved!" like a heart-shaped sugar cookie.
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Stupid Cupid Cupcakes
Stupid Cupid Cupcakes Recipe Strawberries look uncannily like hearts; that's why we named this recipe Stupid Cupid. Top one with a fresh strawberry or a chocolate dipped one- either way, it's a sweet way to say, "You have my heart."
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Lemon Butter Cookies
Lemon Butter Cookies Recipe Cut this lemon-flavored sugar cookie dough into heart shapes and decorate with icing and glaze for Valentine's Day treats.
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Heart-Shaped Marshmallows Recipe Give the gift of homemade marshmallows to your loved ones for a sweet treat. Wrap the marshmallows in cellophane and pair with hot cocoa mix for a festive Valentine's Day teacher gift.
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Chocolate Chip Cookies
Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe This classic chocolate chip recipe calls for two cups of chocolate chips. Get ready for one sweet, delicious cookie. Wrap the cookies in decorative tins to share with your friends for Valentine's Day.
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Chocolate-Frangelico Fondue Recipe This is pure chocolate indulgence, with a whiff of hazelnut. Keep in mind that fondue is more versatile than you may thinkit's a warm sauce to drizzle over cake, ice cream, or yogurt. Be sure to start with a high-quality chocolate for the best flavor and texture.
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Mini Grilled-Cheese Hearts
Mini Grilled-Cheese Hearts Recipe At just $0.58 per serving, these mini grilled cheese sandwiches are an adorable and affordable recipe for your Valentine's Day party. Serve alongside creamy tomato soup.
12 of 22Photo: Ryan Benyi; Styling: Karen Tack
Chocolate Pots de Crème
Chocolate Pots de Crème Recipe Six ingredients are all you need to show someone you care. Make this oh-so cute recipe for Valentine's Day, or anytime you need a special dessert.
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Mocha Truffle Cake
Mocha Truffle Cake Recipe A quick spin in the food processor makes this cake's prep easy enough for a weeknight dessert for your family. Its bold chocolate flavor is so satisfying that it's unlikely you'll be able to think about seconds.
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Berry Hearts with Chocolate-Orange Cream
Berry Hearts with Chocolate-Orange Cream Recipe Make a Valentine version of strawberry shortcakes by cutting a cream puff dough into heart shapes. Fill the hearts with an orange-scented cream cheese mixture that's speckled with bits of chocolate.
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Chocolate Panini Recipe Warm your heart with warm melted chocolate sandwiched between buttery bread. Sprinkle with powdered sugar for a sweeter flavor.
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Meringue Hearts Recipe These airy 5-ingredient cookies makes just 4 servings so double the recipe if you're making the treats for a crowd.
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Chocolate Truffles Recipe These cognac-kissed truffles are the ultimate Valentine's Day indulgence. Who can resist a cream-filled, liqueur-flavored chocolate candy that's lightly rolled in cocoa?
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Sweetheart Jamwiches Recipe Make heart-shaped pastries using refrigerated pie crust dough, then assemble sweet sandwiches by spreading a sweet cream cheese mixture and jam between the hearts. Top with a drizzle of melted white chocolate.
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Crispy Chocolate Hearts
Crispy Chocolate Hearts Recipe Celebrate Valentine's Day with a chocolate version of classic crispy rice cereal treats. This one is extra-special because, in addition to the cereal, it has chocolate, peanut butter, and marshmallows.
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Raspberry Strippers Recipe Make a basic butter cookie and fill with preserves for a colorful cookie that's great for Valentine's Day parties. Vary the color and flavor by using a different kind of fruit preserves.