15 Romantic Valentine’s Day Recipes!

February 11, 2020 (Last Updated: October 31, 2020)

I love Valentine’s Day! It’s a day dedicated just to showing someone you love them, and my favorite way to show someone I love them is with tasty, romantic, decadent, heart-warming valentine’s day recipes, made just for 2!

A collage of Valentine's day recipes with the title "15 Romantic Valentine's Day Recipes" in the center.Help yourself to 15 of my favorite romantic dinners, desserts, appetizers and cocktails – perfect for a cozy, candle-lit night in.

Decadent Dinners & Sides

1. Instant Pot Beef BourguignonA bowl of beef bourguignon and fork on top of paper with a victorian woman and a lace table cloth.

This exquisite Instant Pot Beef Bourguignon recipe is the most perfect meal for a cozy, casual night or a fancy dinner for 2. Rich, hearty and full of heart warming flavors, this recipe will definitely urn you some cabernet kisses!

2. Homemade French Onion Soup

A bowl of French onion soup on a lace table cloth beside candles.

This homemade french onion soup recipe is quite rich, not too sweet, not too savory and sure to get you, and someone you love, nice and cozy. In this recipe, you’ll learn how to make this soup completely from scratch so you’ll have control over every heavenly flavor!

3. Stuffed Cornish Game Hen with Garlic and Sage

Cooked garlic & sage Cornish game hens on a plate, garnished with a few sage leaves and baby's breath.

This garlic and sage Cornish game hen is stuffed with delicious, homemade Anjou pear and baby bella mushroom stuffing. The best recipe for an elegant candle lit dinner for 2. You’ll be surprised just how incredibly simple they are to make! The hens take only a few minutes to prepare, and 45 minutes to roast.

4. Sage Butter Scallops with Brie & Roasted Garlic Basmati

3 large seared scallops on a plate with rice, garnished with parsley, on top of a lace table cloth.

These sage butter seared scallops are so simple, so luscious and so impressive, especially when served with a creamy brie basmati rice with a roasted garlic, red onion whisky sauce. Such a fun recipe to make with someone else.

Romantic Appetizers

5. Romantic Valentine’s Day Deviled Eggs

A deviled egg with red filling, garnished with sprouts, radishes, flowers and poppy seeds on a marble table.

Want to create the prettiest Valentine’s Day deviled eggs? All you need is some mustard, mayo, creamy horseradish and a little drop of dye or all-natural beet juice color. They’re so pretty, they’ll make cupid’s wing flutter! 

6. Bruschetta with Seared Tomatoes, Roasted Garlic & Burrata

11 bruschetta with tomato, burrata and prosciutto roses, garnished with basil, on a marble slate.

This delicious bruschetta recipe with seared cherry tomatoes, roasted garlic and burrata is the most decadent appetizer for 2! With pretty rose prosciutto accents, you won’t have to send flowers.

7. How to Make a Bacon Rose Bouquet

A bacon rose bouquet with yellow roses on a dark table.

Nothing says “I love you” like a perfectly crispy bacon rose bouquet! Learn how to make exquisitely crispy, lifelike bacon roses with this simple recipe and arrange them perfectly in a beautiful bouquet! All you need are a few strips of thick-cut bacon, a few wooden skewers and a little greenery to make this perfectly unforgettable Valentine’s Day gift for your sweetheart.

8. Beautiful Spring Canapés

A marble appetizer tray of 8 canapés in 3 different styles.

Help Spring come early with these rosy spring canapés. What a lovely surprise to prepare these pretty snacks for an extra fancy romantic Netflix night.

9. Deviled Eggs with Bacon Roses  

3 deviled eggs garnished with tiny bacon roses, oregano leaves and a sprinkle of poppy seeds.

Another romantic deviled egg for the man or woman who loves their deviled eggs with a sexy little bacon rose on the side.

Dangerous Deserts

10. White Chocolate Cheesecake Mousse with Raspberry Compote

3 glasses of white chocolate mousse with raspberry compote swirls on a black table. 2 dry roses sit beside one glass, as well as 2 small spoons.

This no-bake, creamy, decadent white chocolate cheesecake mousse recipe is ribboned with raspberry-rosemary compote. It’s gluten-free, silky and sweet, tart and delicately hinted with rosemary essence. It’s perfect for Valentines Day!

11. Beautiful Lemon and Raspberry Cheesecake Bars

Raspberry marbled lemon cheesecake bars on a marble table.

These beautiful lemon and raspberry cheesecake bars are both tart and sweet, so simple to make and perfect to bring to a Galentine’s Day Party!

12. Creamy, No Bake Lemon Cheesecake Mousse with Strawberries

6 jars of lemon mousse with strawberries on a table beside a sliced lemon, a rose and strawberry.

If you have to take your dessert on the road to your girlfriend’s house, this no bake lemon cheesecake mousse with strawberries is the most perfect, easily mobile, incredibly delicious dessert you can surprise her with!

Romantic Cocktails

13. The Divine Damiana Valentine Cocktail

A cocktail garnished with raspberries and small flowers with raspberries and flowers at its base on a black table.

If you’re looking for a Valentine’s Day cocktail to really put you in the mood, this Damiana tea and sake cocktail is a divine Valentine aphrodisiac.

14. White Rosemary Rose Coconut Cocktail

A white cocktail in a martini glass, garnished with red spray roses on a black table.

This White Rosemary Rose coconut cocktail tastes like winter white magic! With coconut milk, white rum, honey and rosewater, it’s not too sweet and not too floral. It’s delicate, dreamy and makes such a romantic cocktail.

15. Spicy Mexican Chocolate Liqueur

A small glass of Mexican chocolate liqueur sprinkled with cinnamon on a black table with small roses for garnish.

Add a little creamy spice to your Valentine’s Day cocktails with this decadent, chocolaty, homemade, spicy Mexican chocolate liqueur

I hope you enjoy these Valentine’s Day recipes!

And for more inspiration, follow me on INSTAGRAM @shekeepsalovelyhome, on PINTEREST and FACEBOOK! And if you ever make any of my tasty drinks or treats, take a picture and tag me. I want to see!

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