Valentine day chocolate is always a winner, lets face it very few people celebrate this day without chocolate and if they do then they should!
Why not this year make your own
delights. They don't have to be difficult, what's important is that you made them yourself. Personal effort will be appreciated alot more than a commercial box of chocolates.
So how does a chocolate cake become a chocolate valentines cake - bake it in a heart shaped tin, simple. You can use the same idea for brownies and muffins. Use pink icing and heart shaped sprinkles to decorate - easy.
Valentine day chocolate heart decorated fondant cake if you love decorating cakes then i hope this valentines day heart shaped cake inspires you to make one yourself this valentines day.
I sculptured the chocolate cake from a 9" square then layered and coated it in dark chocolate ganache. It is covered in rolled fondant and the detail painted in edible gold.
Valentine day cupcakes
Valentine cupcake decorating ideas valentines day is the perfect excuse to make cupcakes.
Cupcake decorating is one of the fastest growing past times and
cupcakes can be very easy to do. On this page i give you ideas for fondant topped and buttercream finished cupcakes. There is a lot of pleasure in making and giving a valentine day chocolate cupcake as a gift. For my decorating ideas please click here.
Valentine raspberry brownies
Valentine raspberry brownies a great brownie recipe baked in heart shape moulds. Chocolate and raspberries perfect for valentines day. A box of these would make a specially delicious gift or serve warm with chocolate glaze, cream and extra raspberries for a romantic dessert. The recipe can be found at the bottom of my chocolate brownies page.