Valentine’s Day and the classic combination of chocolate and strawberries go hand in hand – it’s a pairing that everyone seems to love. There’s something about the rich, velvety chocolate and the sweet, juicy strawberries that just works perfectly, especially on this day of love. You really can’t go wrong with these two flavors – they’re a tried-and-true way to bring a smile to your special someone’s face.
Chocolate Strawberry Bread Pudding
Chocolate and strawberries in a bread pudding? Perfect for Valentine’s Day! This pudding works great as a special breakfast or a sweet dessert. It’s simple to make, so you can relax and enjoy your day. Plus, it’s a delightful way to share some love and chocolatey goodness.
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Strawberry Yogurt Chocolate Chip Cake
Here’s a strawberry yogurt chocolate chip cake that’s just right for a Valentine’s treat. It’s light and refreshing, perfect for an afternoon snack or a sweet end to your day. The strawberries bring a lovely burst of flavor, making it a delightful choice for a special occasion.
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Chocolate Stuffed Strawberries
For a quick and charming Valentine’s Day treat, try chocolate stuffed strawberries. They’re simple, fun to make, and have a sprinkle of sea salt for an extra twist. It’s a creative take on the classic chocolate-strawberry combo, ideal for sharing with your special someone.
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Chocolate Peanut Butter Jelly Frozen Yogurt Bars
Looking for something fun this Valentine’s? Chocolate peanut butter jelly frozen yogurt bars are a great pick. With a chewy base, layers of strawberry jelly and creamy peanut butter yogurt, topped with chocolate, these bars combine all your favorite flavors in one irresistible treat.
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Chocolate Strawberry Cream Bars
Go for these chocolate strawberry cream bars for a no-fuss Valentine’s dessert. They’re easy to make and a perfect blend of creamy and fruity with a chocolate touch. A cool, creamy strawberry center paired with a chocolatey topping makes these no-bake bars a great way to celebrate.
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Chocolate Mousse with Strawberry Topping
Indulge in a decadent chocolate mousse with a strawberry topping this Valentine’s. It’s creamy, rich, and has a bright strawberry sauce for that perfect flavor contrast. Quick to prepare, this mousse is a luxurious way to add some sparkle to your evening.
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Strawberry Marshmallow Brownie Sandwich Cookies
Strawberry marshmallow brownie sandwich cookies are just the thing for a sweet Valentine’s surprise. They pair chewy brownie-like cookies with a homemade strawberry marshmallow filling. These sandwich cookies are a unique and delightful way to enjoy a classic flavor combination.
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Mini Chocolate Cake For Two With Mascarpone Cream
This mini chocolate cake for two with mascarpone cream makes a perfect little dessert for Valentine’s Day date night or when you want to indulge in a fancy treat but not willing to spend hours in the kitchen. This cute dessert is easy to make and so incredibly delicious!
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Garden Party Rose Buttercream Cake
Perfectly fluffy chocolate cake layers paired with fresh strawberries and rose infused Swiss meringue buttercream make this rose buttercream cake a dreamy dessert for a special occasion.
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Chocolate Ricotta Cheesecake
This cheesecake is super creamy and moist, with a deep chocolate flavor. It’s spongier than your normal cheesecake due to the ricotta, and it has a special, different and amazing flavor that’s perfectly paired with strawberries!
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Chocolate Strawberry Cupcakes
Valentine’s Day calls for a special flavor combination – like with these chocolate strawberry cupcakes. Moist, easy to make chocolate cupcakes topped with a creamy strawberry buttercream frosting. Top with chocolate covered strawberries for a perfect garnish!
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Chocolate and Strawberry Linzer Cookies
Ditch the chocolate covered strawberries for THESE Chocolate and Strawberry Linzer Cookies! Every bite is soft, chocolate-y, strawberry-y, and just SO. GOOD. The perfect treat to make for Valentine’s Day!
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Strawberry White Chocolate Chip Cookies
These strawberry white chocolate chip cookies are made with freeze-dried strawberries and white chocolate chips. These no-chill cookies are super chewy and taste like strawberries and cream! This recipe is perfect for Valentine’s Day when you are craving a fruity, light dessert.
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Chocolate Strawberry Tartlets
These tartlets perfectly combine a simple sweet pastry filled with a rich chocolate ganache and juicy strawberries.
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Chocolate Covered Strawberry Brownies
Baked fudgy brownies with a layer of sliced strawberries on top, smothered in chocolate ganache. Does it get any better than that?
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Chocolate Strawberry Trifle
Decadent layers of brownies, chocolate pudding, whipped cream, and strawberries make this chocolate strawberry trifle a must-make for any and all occasions.
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These heart-shaped strawberries are the most adorable treat perfect for Valentine’s Day or your next date night! Learn how to make a strawberry heart easily with this simple step-by-step tutorial. You just need 3 simple ingredients and a little time!
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