10 Decadent Desserts for Valentine's Day

February 10, 2014

There's no denying it anymore. Valentine's Day is fast approaching. And whether you are giddy at the thought of red hearts and roses, or the mere sight of a conversation heart makes you woozy, one thing is for certain: sugar is the answer. So, knock yourself out. We won't judge your choices. After all, it doesn't matter if you binge on chocolate cake or spoon gelato into your date's mouth -- on Valentine's Day, all is fair in love and dessert.

Hervé This' Chocolate Mousse by Genius Recipes

Mousse from Food52 

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Chilled Oranges in Rum-Caramel Syrup by Alice Medrich 


Classic French Macaron with Vanilla Buttercream Filling by Dana'sBakery


Cindy Mushet's Italian Jam Shortbread Tart (Fregolotta) by Genius Recipes 


Lemon Posset by mrslarkin


Alice Medrich's New Classic Coconut Macaroons by Genius Recipes 


Earl Grey Vanilla Bean Truffles Two Ways by kangarhubarb 


Almost Flourless Chocolate Cake with Meyer Lemon Whipped Cream by Kenzi Wilbur


Salted Pumpkin Crème Brûlée by EmilyC


State Fair Cream Puffs by hardlikearmour

Cream puffs from Food52



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Julie Myers

Written by: Julie Myers

Perpetually hungry. Will travel for food.

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Kate February 10, 2014
You're killing me with the macarons and the Earl Grey (?!) truffles! Yum yum yum.