20 Valentine’s Day Cake Recipes

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Are you looking for Valentine’s Day Cake Recipes? Well, you have definitely come to the right place! From cakes and cupcakes to cheesecakes, I have rounded up 20 Valentine’s Day recipes to bake for your loved one! These recipes make it a piece of cake.

collection of valentine's day cakes, cupcakes, cheesecakes and all sorts of delicious desserts.

20 Valentine’s Day Recipes

Cakes are simply the best. And with these Valentine’s Day cake recipes, there’s no shortage of decadent desserts you can whip up for your partner, your Galentines, your family, and yourself.

Whether you have a couple of hours to put something together or less than 30 minutes, you’re bound to find a Valentine’s Day cake recipe that suits your needs.

hidden heart cake

Hidden Heart Valentine’s Cake

Surprise your loved one on Valentine’s Day with this Hidden Heart Valentine’s Cake. It’s simple to make and guaranteed to impress, with a hidden heart in each slice. How cute is that?

condensed milk chocolate cake with condensed milk chocolate glaze

Chocolate Cake

Who can say no to a homemade Chocolate Cake? Especially if it’s moist, rich with intense chocolate flavor, yet  light in texture. This Condensed Milk Chocolate Cake is covered with a delicious condensed milk chocolate frosting glaze, that can be made in less than 10 minutes!

Jello Cheesecake

No Bake Jello Cheesecake

You’ll love this NO Bake Jello Cheesecake made with creamy filling and graham cracker crust, then topped with a layer of tangy strawberry jello. Shout out to all the no bake cheesecake fans! This simple cheesecake is the perfect Valentine treat.


Mini Red Velvet Cupcakes are a 2-bite, sweet and delicious miniature version of classic red velvet cupcakes. These cuties are topped with a simple Vanilla Cream Cheese Frosting and are perfect for any occasion. Their beautiful red color makes them especially wonderful for Valentine’s Day dessert!

Lotus biscoff cheesecake- The best light and easy no bake cheesecake recipe!

Lotus Biscoff Cheesecake

An easy, no-bake cheesecake recipe that is guaranteed to please! This no-bake Lotus Biscoff Cheesecake is lightly sweet and perfectly refreshing! Skip the oven and make this easy and delicious cheesecake from scratch.

Chocolate Covered Cheesecake Bites

Chocolate Covered Cheesecake Bites are made with mini bite-size pieces of cheesecake covered in a delicious chocolate shell coating. They are the perfect Valentine’s Day treat!

no bake chocolate biscuit cake

Lazy Cake

Have you ever tried this No Bake Chocolate Biscuit Cake also known as Lazy Cake? If not, I suggest you make it one of your New Year’s resolutions!

No bake and whipped together in just minutes with a few ingredients before it’s ready to chill.


This no bake strawberry crunch cheesecake takes your favorite summer ice cream truck treat and turns it into a fabulous dessert. It’s pretty as a picture and perfect for Valentine’s Day!

Chocolate Cheesecake

Chocolate cheesecake is a rich, decadent dessert made for chocolate lovers. The Oreo crust and chocolate ganache topping is simply divine.


Rich, moist chocolate cupcakes are filled with raspberry jam and topped with an easy-to-make chocolate ganache frosting. These Chocolate Raspberry Cupcakes are the cutest treat for Valentine’s Day.

brownies strawberry topping

Strawberry Chocolate Brownies

These easy and fudgy one bowl Strawberry Chocolate Brownies are made with just a few ingredients, dotted with fresh strawberries and filled with chocolate!


These very best red velvet brownies are soft and buttery, with light chocolate and vanilla flavor and a fantastic melt-in-your-mouth texture that’s a little fudgy. This dessert looks festive and can be served on occasions such as Valentine’s Day.

Dark Chocolate Cupcakes

These dark chocolate cupcakes are tender, moist and totally decadent and are topped with a creamy, fluffy dark chocolate cream cheese frosting.

Red Velvet Pancakes with Cream Cheese Glaze

Red velvet pancakes make a great easy Valentine’s Day breakfast for the whole family. The easy no-mixer-needed cream cheese glaze makes them a super special treat!

If you are on Tik Tok or instagram, then you probably saw the #minipancakecereal trend that was going on a few months ago! For anyone who hasn’t seen it yet, mini pancake cereal is bite-sized, tiny, cute pancakes eaten like cereal in a bowl with a spoon. I was fascinated when I first saw it, I knew I had to make some!

Mini Pancake Cereal

If you are debating whether to have cereal or pancakes for breakfast, try having both at the same time! Mini Pancake Cereal! Even though they take some time to prepare, I can guarantee, mini pancake cereal will impress your loved ones!


Strawberry valentines pancakes. Light, fluffy and easy to make. Just 4 ingredients and 20 minutes to surprise your loved one this valentines day!


strawberry cheesecake makes a fantastic dessert for Valentine’s Day! It’s rich and creamy and topped with a delicious strawberry topping made of fresh strawberries!


Nothing says Valentine’s Day like the iconic red heart. What makes these so cute is not just the color or shape, but of course the great taste! The perfect treat to make for the ones you love or any special occasion!

Easy Heart Shaped Cake

Easy and pretty Heart Shaped Cake with whipped cream and gluten-free layers! It is tasty and perfect for a celebration with the loved one.

no bake strawberry tart

No Bake Strawberry Tart

This No Bake Strawberry Tart recipe is one of the best, easy desserts out there! Crushed crackers are formed into a crust filled with a layer of subtly sweet pastry cream filling and a layer of whipped cream, and topped with fresh strawberries. 



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Valentine's Day Cake Recipes

20 Valentine's Day Cake Recipes

Yield: 8-10
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 40 minutes
Total Time: 50 minutes

The 20 best and most popular Valentine's Day Cake recipes, from romantic cakes to pink and red cheesecakes to festive cupcakes.


Check each recipe for full ingredient list required. Depending on the recipe that you choose to make, you may need some of the following ingredients:

  • all-purpose flour
  • butter
  • eggs
  • salt
  • sugar
  • milk
  • fruit


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