Heart-shaped Valentine’s Day Treats

Three petit fours with hearts on them

Valentine’s Day is heading our way. Do you have something special in mind for your special someone? Skip the flowers and fancy store-bought chocolates this year and give them a gift that comes straight from the heart: homemade heart-shaped Valentine’s Day treats!

We’ve rounded up a variety of deceptively simple yet totally tasty recipes that will show your sweetheart just how much you care on Valentine’s Day and every day. Let the baking (and in some cases, deep frying) begin!

  • Heart-shaped Red Velvet Whoopie Pies. What’s red and white and instantly devoured? These must-try whoopie pies are sure to tempt their taste buds and capture their heart!
  • Heart-shaped Churros. Freshly fried churros tossed in ample amounts of cinnamon and sugar are tough to resist. Give your loved one the perfect excuse to indulge this Valentine’s Day!
  • Heart-shaped Jam Doughnuts. What better way to express your love this February 14 than with 14 homemade heart-shaped doughnuts? The recipe actually yields 16 pillowy soft Valentine’s Day treats, so go ahead and keep two for yourself!
  • Dipped soft heart-shaped pretzels. They say the way to the heart is through the stomach, and these eye-catching soft pretzels will not disappoint. Equal parts savory and sweet, they’re the perfect pick for Valentines who truly deserve the best of both worlds!

Happy Valentine’s Day to you and your loved ones. Keep following our blog and Pinterest boards for more recipes and homeowner resources.

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