You can warm someone’s heart without warming up the oven. Maybe you’ve always wanted to make a special dessert, but you have so many questions about baking. Do you sift the flour before or after you measure? Can you replace baking powder with baking soda? The stress is enough to make you run to the nearest pharmacy to grab a heart-shaped box of chocolate.
But don’t fear! You can impress your sweetheart without a pastry degree or a store-bought gift. Here are five sweet recipes with that will make you look like a kitchen professional.
Say “I love you” with a classic flavor combination. You don’t have to tell anyone you used the microwave to make these cherry cream cheese candies surrounded with chocolate.
Strawberries take a soak in a Champagne bath before they slip into silky chocolate robes. You can’t go wrong when you combine three romantic ingredients in one juicy bite.
Picture this with two straws. Wouldn’t that be a sweet way to end a Valentine dinner? You can whip up this treat in less than five minutes.
Cherry cordial cream-filled candy melts into gooey dark chocolate cookies. These require just a little time on the stove top, but it’s an easy one-pot recipe that just might earn you a kiss.
Homemade Nutella Truffles blow away anything you can buy in a box. There’s something about that creamy hazelnut spread that sends people over the moon.