10 Decadent Chocolate Recipes for a Sweet Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day Chocolate Lover's Cupcake
How Sweet Eats

Absolutely nothing says Valentine's Day like chocolate. Whether you're a chocolate covered strawberry fanatic or a sucker for molten lava cake, there's a recipe for every kind of mocha lover perfect for today's Hallmark holiday. The best part? Chocolate tastes good whether you're hooked up or flying solo. Who said diamonds were a girl's best friend, right?

Take these ah-MAZ-ing chocolate lover's cupcakes above from How Sweet Eats, for example. Do they not just scream eat me for breakfast, lunch, snack, AND dinner? Don't you totally agree that making and gobbling down a few of these will make today the ultimate day for L-O-V-E?

More from CafeMom: 15 Secrets for the Making Perfect Chocolate-Covered Strawberries

I thought so. Want more? Feast your eyes on these 10 decadent chocolate recipes perfect for Valentine's Day, here:


Valentine's Day chocolate cake
Stone Soup

Classic chocolate cake via Stone Soup.

Valentines Day Chocolate Macaroons
Sweet On Veg

Raw chocolate macaroons via Sweet On Veg.

Valentine's Day chocolate covered strawberries

Chocolate covered strawberries? Sign me up!

Almond Chocolate Chip Cookies
Whitney in Chicago

Almond chocolate chip cookies via Whitney in Chicago.

Mocha Coconut Frappuccino Cupcakes
Making Life Fit

Mocha coconut Frappuccino cupcakes via Making Life Fit.

Valentine's Chocolate Molten Cake

Chocolate molten lava cake, yum!

Chocolate Ice Cream
Stuffed and Smiling

Chocolate ice cream with chocolate cake and almonds via Stuffed and Smiling.

Valentine's Day Brownies
Jamie Oliver

Bloomin' brilliant brownies via Jamie Oliver.

hot chocolate
The Pink Peppercorn

Homemade dark hot chocolate via The Pink Peppercorn.


  • 1 cup dark chocolate chunks
  • 1 cup cocoa
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/3 cup cornstarch
  • Milk


1. Place chocolate chunks in a food processor and blend until they become a fine powder.

2. Combine chocolate powder with remaining ingredients in a bowl, and stir until combined.

3. Warm one cup of milk in a small saucepan. Add 1/4 cup of the hot chocolate mix and whisk together. Enjoy!

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