If you want to eat dessert first, you're in good company (and the right place). Our tempting dessert recipes cover every angle, from light but luscious to no-holds-barred confections, cakes and pies.
Cake Recipes That Make Our Hearts Flutter
Forget candy hearts—this Valentine’s Day we are head-over heels for our collection of sweetly layered cake creations!
Pastries in the City of Love
This Valentine’s Day, experience Paris as a movable feast with Susan Hochbaum’s exquisitely romantic photographs of pastries paired with prose from her new book, “Pastry Paris.”
Valentines to Make and Bake with Your Kids
Little hearts will flutter this Valentine’s Day when spending time in the kitchen with Mom.
A chocolate cake so sexy, it doesn’t even need flour—a sweet ending to a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner for two.
Valentine’s Day Brownies and Cookies
Brownies and cookies fly off the shelves at Macrina Bakery—and it’s easy to see why.
Chocolate Cakes for Valentine’s Day
We’re crazy for chocolate cake this Valentine’s Day. Here are 4 of our favorite decadent recipes.
Bittersweet Chocolate Torte
A rich decadent Valentine’s Day-worthy dessert that says “be mine” to true lovers of chocolate.
We Heart Souffles
A romantic, sweet souffle for Valentine’s Day—or any special occasion—is wonderful even it it falls, and delicious way to say “I love you.”
Old-School Citrus Desserts
Juicy, seasonal citrus fruits star in six swingin’ desserts that are too cool for school.
Easy Chocolate Recipes Kids Can Make
Say “I love you” to your kids with some chocolate, a bowl and some quality time together in the kitchen.
The Peanut Butter Cookie That Wasn’t
Tahini (sesame paste) replaces peanut butter in these crunchy, chewy peanut-free cookies.