Heart-Shaped Valentine's Day Treats

Nothing is as festive for Valentine's Day as the symbolic heart. Any and everything shaped like a heart (not the anatomically-correct shape of a heart, which is downright frightening) is such a pretty reminder of the holiday of love.

Aside from buying pre-packaged heart-shaped cake pops, or baking sugar cookies with a heart-shaped cookie cutters, check out some of these beautiful and creative ideas for heart-shaped Valentine's Day treats. For breakfast, dessert or even a fun snack, these delicious creations are perfect to make for your kids, coworkers or that special someone. 

If you're crunched for time, check out Cheryl's Valentine's Day Cutout Cookie Kit to create some fun and delicious heart-shaped cookies. The kit comes with already baked heart-shaped sugar cookies, buttercream frosting and sprinkles to customize each treat. (Bonus: It's just $39.99!)

  • Raspberry S'More Macarons

    Traditional macarons are beautiful, but these heart-shaped treats featured on Pizzazzerie are beyond adorable. With the raspberry flavor on the outside and the smooth chocolate and marshmallow taste on the inside, these are sure to be as yummy as they are pretty.

  • No-Bake Valentine Mini Cakes

    These no-bake cakes from Plain Chicken are actually just a dressed-up version of Oreo Cakesters. She simply cut the little cakes into heart shapes and rolled them in sprinkles. Super simple and adorable!

  • Heart-Shaped Red Velvet Whoopie Pies

    For a homemade version, try these Red Velvet Whoopie PIes featured on Paiges of Style. Who can say no to red velvet?!

  • Valentine Pancakes

    One of the easiest ways to serve up a festive V-Day treat is with some themed morning pancakes, like the recipe onSugar 'N Spice Gals. Pick up a heart-shaped griddle cutter, and serve up a delicious breakfast surprise.

  • Heart-Shaped Cinnamon Rolls

    How creative are these cinnamon rolls from Rock on Mommies?!

    Instead of rolling them in the standard circle shape, roll them up into little hearts. Then add some pink or red sprinkles to the icing for a delicious treat.
  • Custard Hand Pies

    All you need is a heart-shaped hand pie press to make these beauties from Katrina's Kitchen. Using refrigerated pie dough and vanilla pudding, these gorgeous pies are simple and super cute.

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