10 ROMANTIC DESSERTS THAT'LL MAKE ANYONE SWOON
Are you hoping to enjoy a romantic dinner soon? What's your ideal romantic dessert? Are you a chocolate lover? Or prefer fruity desserts? What about cakes and pastries? Everyone has a different idea of what it means to be romantic so we've put together a delectable guide to the best romantic desserts at Fine Dining Lovers.
You'll find everything from dreamy chocolatey concoctions to fun desserts made with different types of fruits, spices and high-quality ingredients. Let's take a look!
ROMANTIC DESSERT IDEAS WITH FRUIT
Nothing says romance like a delectable dessert for two. It could be as simple as pairing fresh, juicy berries with chocolate or whipped cream, or bringing an elaborate fruit tart to the table. Here are some romantic dessert recipes for fruit lovers.
PASSION FRUIT AND MANGO CAKE
You and your honey will fall head over heels for this colorful passion fruit and mango cake topped with fresh raspberries. Click here for recipe from chef Pedro Samper.
STRAWBERRIES AND CREAM
Strawberries and cream is a classic combination that never gets old. Turn up the volume of your special night by making whipped cream from scratch and serving it alongside fresh berries and champagne.
BLACKBERRY AND BLUEBERRY TART
Following the fruity theme, why not treat your honey to a beautiful blackberry and blueberry tart? These are prepared with a buttery crust and a vanilla-scented yogurt filling. Get the recipe here.
If you love creamy textures then no doubt you'll want to try these mini cheesecakes topped with fresh raspberries and strawberries. Learn how to make this romantic dessert.
Click here for the recipe.
Experts agree that chocolate is a natural stimulant, thanks to its natural combination of alkaloids and caffeine, thus it is the perfect aphrodisiac sweet for a romantic affair. Here are some chocolate-based treats designed to be indulgent and get you and your partner in the mood for love.
CHILI-CHOCOLATE VEGAN CUPCAKES
A wonderful dessert to keep on your radar are these lovely chocolate cupcakes infused with chili powder, a known aphrodisiac. It's a fun combination that can only lead to love and playfulness. Learn how to make these cupcakes.
STAR ANISE TRUFFLES
One bite of these chocolate truffles and you'll feel like you are in heaven. They are creamy, rich and infused with star anise, an aromatic Chinese spice with the power to reenergize you.
Click here for the chocolate truffle recipe.
CHOCOLATE AND PEAR SOUFFLÉS
If you are in the mood for something with a French touch, how about whipping up these chocolate and pear soufflés? The combination of dark chocolate, orange zest and pears is hard to resist.
Get the recipe here.
VALENTINE'S DAY DESSERTS
On Valentine's day go the extra mile and surprise your sweetie with heart-shaped treats. They are a fun way to express your love. Here are some of our top romantic dessert ideas.
These aromatic ginger cakes are filled with an exquisite rhubarb cream. The powdered sugar hearts make for the ultimate garnish. Find the recipe here.
If your Valentine is a bit of a cookie monster they'll love these shortbread hearts laced with cranberries. They are perfect with a cup of coffee or tea. Get the recipe here.