Two raspberry posset pots with heart shaped biscuits

Valentine’s Day dessert recipes

Impress someone special with a delectable dessert on Valentine's Day. Choose from our tempting selection of chocolate fondants, tarts, puddings and more.

7 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

With their molten, oozing centres, these puddings are guaranteed to impress.

45 mins
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4 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Got a sweet tooth? Treat someone special on Valentine's Day with these rich chocolate cupcakes hiding a secret white chocolate truffle centre

1 hr
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A fabulously fruity version of a French choux bun patisserie classic, filled with fluffy vanilla cream, fresh berries and naturally coloured pink icing

1 hr and 35 mins
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12 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Perfect with a glass of rosé or pink champagne - delicious and simple.

2 hrs
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9 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

These make-ahead puds are easy, but look glamorous

35 mins
9 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Just a few spoonfuls of this rich and creamy make-ahead dessert are all you need to end the meal with a flourish without overdoing it

22 mins
11 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Sweet and salty, this decadent dessert is served in individual pots, with a caramel puddle at the base and a creamy panna cotta topping

25 mins
5 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Gordon Ramsay’s tips make this elegant dessert a sure winner

1 hr
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23 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

It doesn't get much more indulgent than these classic melt-in-the-middle chocolate desserts, serve them at your next dinner party

55 mins
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19 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Creamy panna cotta, plump British blackberries and warm honey madeleines make a special dessert with very little effort

6 hrs
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8 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A rich, decadent dessert with guaranteed wow-factor

2 hrs and 40 mins
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