55 of the Best Valentine’s Day cake ideas everyone will love. Try these easy Valentine’s Day Cakes Recipes for a sweet treat without much work.

55 of the Best Valentine's day cake ideas everyone will love. Try these easy Valentine's Day Cakes Recipes for a treat without much work. These cake recipes are delicious and easy to make. Surprise your loved ones with a delicious Valentine's Day Cake. #dessertsonadime #valentinesdaycake #easycakerecipes
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Get ready for the best Valentine cake recipes. The options are endless for these festive desserts. There are even some heart shape options to choose from.

The kids and I make several of these recipes every year. It’s easy and delicious.

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1. Valentine’s Day Poke Cake

From the moist cake to the sprinkles on top, this is a tasty Valentine Day treat.

Valentine’s Day Poke Cake
Valentine's day poke cake is super easy and such a festive dessert. The cake is perfectly moist and topped with whipped cream and sprinkles.
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2. Easy Valentine’s Day Dirt Cake

The pudding mixture is rich and creamy in this easy dessert.

Valentine’s Day Dirt Cake
Valentine's Day Dirt Cake is the perfect dessert. The delicious pudding mixture and Oreo cookies combine for a great treat.
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3. Red Velvet Cake Recipe

The cream cheese frosting is divine on this rich and decadent dessert.

Red Velvet Cake Recipe
Red velvet cake recipe is so easy to make from scratch. Each bite is moist and heavenly and the cream cheese frosting makes it amazing.
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4. Red Velvet Poke Cake

Save time and make this easy Red Velvet Poke Cake. It starts with a cake mix.

Red velvet poke cake
Red velvet poke cake is luscious and delicious. The entire recipe is so simple and starts with a cake mix. Everyone will love this!
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5. Cheesecake Factory Red Velvet Cheesecake

Enjoy this popular treat at home thanks to this easy copycat recipe.

Cheesecake Factory Red Velvet Cheesecake
Cheesecake Factory Red Velvet Cheesecake is the perfect recipe for all your special occasions. This copycat cheesecake recipe is delicious and easy to make.
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6. Strawberry Crunch Poke Cake

From the sweet cake to the cookie topping, this poke cake is an amazing dessert.

Strawberry Crunch Poke Cake
Delicious and creamy Strawberry Crunch Poke Cake is an easy poke cake to make. Topped with a crunchy cookie topping to give it so much flavor.
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7. Red Velvet Cake Pops

Whip up a batch of Red Velvet Cake Pops for the perfect Valentine’s Day treat.

Red Velvet Cake Pops
Try Red Velvet Cake Pops for a delicious treat in minutes. From the decadent cake to the cream cheese frosting, this recipe does not disappoint.
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8. Strawberry Cake Pops

Strawberry cake and cream cheese frosting combine for fabulous cake pops.

Strawberry Cake Pops
Strawberry cake pops are rich and delicious. The combination of cream cheese frosting and strawberry cake does not disappoint. The cake pops are dipped in white candy melts and topped with sprinkles.
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9. Cherry Dump Cake

This easy recipe comes together with just 3 ingredients. Top with ice cream to make it even better.

Cherry Dump Cake
Cherry dump cake recipe has only 3 ingredients and comes together in minutes. Throw this together for the perfect dessert and top with vanilla ice cream.
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10. Chocolate Cherry Dump Cake

Chocolate cake and cherries make a great dessert with only 3 simple ingredients.

Chocolate Cherry Dump Cake Recipe
Chocolate Cherry Dump Cake Recipe is the easiest dessert ever and so decadent. Try this 3 ingredient cherry dump cake today for a super easy recipe.
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11. Chocolate Bundt Cake Recipe

The cake batter is loaded with chocolate and the finished product is topped with the best glaze.

Chocolate Bundt Cake Recipe
Chocolate Bundt Cake Recipe is a rich and decadent chocolate cake. The chocolate glaze for bundt cake takes this cake to the next level. Try this today!
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12. Chocolate Dump Cake

The chocolate chips make this cake so rich and perfect for a special Valentine’s Day dessert.

Chocolate dump cake recipe
Chocolate dump cake is so decadent with lots of chocolate chips and delicious toppings.  Each bite is loaded with chocolate for a dessert you can't resist.
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13. Oreo Poke Cake Recipe

Oreo fans need to try this Oreo Poke Cake. It is the best combination and very simple in a cake pan. Combine with a stand mixer and bake in the oven.

Oreo Poke Cake recipe
Chocolate and Oreo lovers will go crazy over this Oreo poke cake recipe. This cake is so rich and delicious for the perfect dessert. Plus, it is so easy!
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14. 2 Ingredient Strawberry Angel Food Cake

Anyone can quickly and easily make this Strawberry Cake with just 2 ingredients.

2 ingredient Strawberry Angel Food cake
Strawberry angel food cake recipe is a 2 ingredient cake recipe that takes just minutes to prepare. Your family will love this quick and easy dessert.
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15. Strawberry Sheet Cake

The cream cheese frosting takes this strawberry cake up a level.

Strawberry Sheet Cake
Strawberry sheet cake is so decadent with the best cream cheese frosting. No one will guess it all starts with a cake mix. 
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16. Chocolate Caramel Poke Cake

There is so much to love about this cake loaded with chocolate, caramel and more.

Chocolate caramel poke cake
Chocolate caramel poke cake will make you want to skip straight to dessert. Satisfy your sweet tooth with tons of chocolate and caramel.
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17. Melted Ice Cream Cake

This reminds me of a pound cake without the work.

Melted Ice Cream Cake
Melted Ice Cream Cake is simple and fun to make. With only a few ingredients, you can have the best dessert. Add sprinkles and you are set.
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18. Valentine’s Day Cupcakes

Chocolate Covered Strawberries look amazing on top of these chocolate strawberry cupcakes.

Valentine’s Day Cupcakes
Valentines day cupcakes make such a festive treat to serve on Valentine's Day. Decadent chocolate and luscious frosting make this amazing.
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19. Chocolate Heart Cupcakes

No need for a special pan with this easy recipe for Chocolate Heart Cupcakes.

Heart Shaped Cupcakes
Make these adorable heart cupcakes without any heart pan needed. These festive cupcakes are easy to make for Valentine's Day.
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20. Chocolate Cherry Cake

You only need 4 ingredients to make this rich and decadent Chocolate Cherry Cake.

Chocolate cherry cake
Chocolate Cherry Cake Recipe only calls for 4 simple ingredients making it super easy to enjoy dessert any day of the week. Try this chocolate cherry cake.
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21. Red Velvet Pound Cake

Not only is this pound cake festive but it tastes delicious with the luscious glaze.

Red Velvet Pound Cake
Red Velvet Pound Cake Recipe is packed with chocolate flavor and the best cream cheese glaze. Each bite is light and fluffy.
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22. Better than Sex Cake

Each bite is packed with caramel, toffee, chocolate and tons of chocolate flavor.

Better than sex cake
Better than sex cake recipe is so decadent! It's also known as heath bar cake and each bite is loaded with caramel, chocolate, toffee and more.
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23. Strawberry Cheesecake Dump Cake

The rich cheesecake filling in this dump cake is fabulous with the strawberries.

Strawberry Cheesecake Dump Cake
Strawberry cheesecake dump cake starts with a cake mix for a super easy dessert. The cheesecake filling is so rich and delicious. The entire recipe is quick and easy.
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24. Nutella Mug Cake

If you need a single serve dessert option, try this Nutella Mug Cake. Top with fresh raspberries and enjoy.

Nutella mug cake
Nutella mug cake recipe is the perfect recipe to satisfy your sweet tooth. You only need 3 ingredients and a couple of minutes for this cake.
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The cheesecake layer is amazing with the chocolate chip layer for a great dessert.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake
Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake has a luscious chocolate chip cookie crust topped with creamy cheesecake. Each bite is delicious and the recipe is a breeze to make.
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26. Cinnamon Roll Cheesecake

Enjoy all the flavor of Cinnamon Rolls in this tasty Cheesecake recipe.

Cinnamon Roll Cheesecake
Cinnamon Roll Cheesecake with Cream Cheese Frosting is easy to make. The cheesecake filling is rich and creamy with decadent cream cheese icing. This homemade dessert does not disappoint.
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27. Philadelphia No Bake Cheesecake

Keep the kitchen cool and make this no bake cheesecake with cherry topping.

Philadelphia No Bake Cheesecake
Philadelphia No Bake Cheesecake is creamy and full of flavor. Cheesecake filling is topped in a graham cracker crust for a decadent dessert.
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28. Chocolate Icebox Cake

The chocolate layers and ganache topping make this an unforgettable dessert.

Chocolate icebox cake
Chocolate icebox cake with ganache topping is rich and delicious. Everyone will go crazy over this easy icebox cake recipe.
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29. Heart Shaped Cake

Learn how to make a heart shaped cake without any special pans.

How to make a heart shaped cake
Learn how to make a heart shaped cake without any special pans or supplies required. This is super easy and you probably already have what you need at home!
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30. Chocolate Coca Cola Cake

The secret in this sheet cake is cola and it is amazing.

Chocolate Coca Cola Cake
My entire family and I all love a delicious sheet cake.  I think it’s a southern thing but this Chocolate Coca Cola Cake Recipe is definitely up there as one of my favorite cake recipes.
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31. Valentine’s Day Cake Balls

Bite size cake balls taste even better dipped in white chocolate and milk chocolate.

 Valentines Day Cake Balls 
This Valentines Day Cake Balls Recipe will be a hit with everyone.  Valentines Day Cake Bites are easy to make, festive and taste amazing.
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32. Strawberry Jello Poke Cake

The pretty swirls of strawberry jello make this cake so pretty for Valentine’s Day.

Strawberry Jello Poke Cake Recipe
Strawberry Jello Poke Cake Recipe is the perfect dessert to bring to family gatherings, pot lucks, holidays and more. With just a few ingredients, this cake is super easy to make and even the kids can help.
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33. Slow Cooker Better than Sex Cake

Let the crock pot do all of the work to make this delicious cake layer loaded with chocolate and caramel.

Slow cooker better than sex cake
Slow cooker better than sex cake is so luscious and really easy in the crock pot. Delicious layers of decadent cake, chocolate, caramel and more make this oh so amazing.
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34. Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake

Thanks to a secret ingredient, this easy cake takes just 15 minutes.

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake
Are you ready for an amazing dessert that is easy enough to make every night but fancy enough to serve when you have guests? Today we are making this Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake, with a secret ingredient that makes it ready in only 15 minutes!
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35. Easy Chocolate Cake Recipe

This simple recipe for classic chocolate cake is sure to be a hit. You can also use a round cake pan or square cake pan if desired.

Easy chocolate cake recipe
Learn how to make this easy chocolate cake recipe from scratch. It is so delicious and actually very simple to make. This recipe is a must try!
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36. Strawberry Icebox Cake

Make a special dessert in minutes thanks to this 3 ingredient icebox cake recipe.

Strawberry icebox cake
You will not believe how simple and delicious this Strawberry icebox cake is! With only 3 ingredients, this dessert can be made in a flash!
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No need to buy a cookie cake when you can easily make one at home for Valentine’s Day.

How to make cookie cake with cake mix
Skip the bakery and learn how to make cookie cake with cake mix at home. It is perfect for birthdays but easy enough for any day of the week!
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38. Crock Pot Cherry Dump Cake

Only 3 ingredients needed for this Cherry Dump Cake.

Crock Pot Cherry Dump Cake Recipe
 Crock Pot Cherry Dump Cake Recipe is so easy with only 3 ingredients needed to make this decadent dessert. Sweet cherries and the best topping come together for a cake recipe that will melt in your mouth.
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39. Strawberry Cake Recipe

The secret is soda and this recipe only calls for 2 ingredients.

Strawberry cake recipe
This easy strawberry cake recipe is an all time family favorite at our house. With only 2 ingredients, I think you will fall in love with this soda cake too! It is so easy the kids can make it without any measuring required.
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40. Gluten free Strawberry Shortcake

If you need a vegan and gluten free option, this Strawberry Shortcake is the one to try.

Gluten-Free Strawberry Shortcake
This easy homemade Gluten-Free Strawberry Shortcake recipe is vegan, allergy-free, and made completely from scratch.
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Everyone will enjoy this festive cookie cake in the shape of a heart.

Giant Valentine’s Day Cookie Cake Recipe
Make Valentine’s Day extra special with this delicious Giant Valentine’s Day cookie cake recipe.
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42. Raspberry White Chocolate Bundt Cake

No one will believe this decadent cake is gluten free and dairy free.

Raspberry White Chocolate Bundt Cake
This raspberry white chocolate bundt cake is gluten-free and dairy-free.
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43. Red Velvet Sheet Cake

Homemade cream cheese frosting makes this red velvet sheet cake so rich.

This moist red velvet sheet cake is a topped with homemade cream cheese frosting.
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44. Strawberries and Cream Chocolate Cake

Try this stunning dessert for the perfect treat to serve on Valentine’s Day.

Strawberries and Cream Chocolate Cake
The tasty combination of strawberries and cream make this chocolate cake a hit.
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45. Chocolate Berry Cake

While this cake looks like it was purchased at the bakery, the recipe is very simple.

Chocolate Berry Cake
Chocolate Berry Cake has a delicious buttercream frosting.
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46. Date Night Dessert

This festive recipe looks perfect to serve for Valentine’s Day.

Date Night Dessert
This date night dessert is just perfect to celebrate love! You can make this decadent dessert for valentines day, anniversary or any romantic dinner at home.
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47. Valentine’s Heart Cake

The surprise heart in the middle is gorgeous and tasty.

Valentine’s Heart Cake
A delicious pound cake with a heart peekaboo-ing in the center! 
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48. Chocolate Champagne Cake

Chocolate and Champagne make the best combination for Valentine’s Day. Allow to cool on a wire rack and decorate.

Chocolate Champagne Cake
This Chocolate Champagne Cake has super moist and chocolatey champagne cake with champagne Italian meringue buttercream and dark chocolate ganache! 
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49. Summer Raspberry Cake

No one will believe this Raspberry Cake only took 15 minutes to prepare.

Summer Raspberry Cake
This light and fluffy cake can be made with fresh or frozen raspberries, uses simple ingredients, and takes just 15 minutes to prepare! 
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50. Red Wine Chocolate Cake

Devil’s Food provides the rich and decadent chocolate taste in this cake. Combine in a medium bowl with a paddle attachment. Pour the batter into the pan. It’s so easy.

If you're looking for a classy, yet decadent, chocolate cake – look no further than Devil's Food.
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51. Vegan Strawberry Cake

This easy to make Vegan cake is easy to make and loaded with strawberries.

Vegan Strawberry Cake
Easy vegan strawberry cake packed with fresh strawberries and lots of flavor!
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52. Strawberries and Cream Crepe Cake

Lots of thin layers of crepes come together to form this luscious cake.

Strawberries and Cream Crepe Cake
Just imagine biting into soft crepes layered with a fluffy cream cheese filling and fresh, sliced strawberries.
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53. Valentine’s Day Candy Heart Cake

This stunning cake is a showstopper and will definitely impress.

Valentines Day Candy Heart Cake
Whether it is Valentine’s Day or just a special occasion, this anniversary love cake is an eye candy and tastes heavenly too! 
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54. Raspberry Bundt Cake

This homemade cake is worth the extra steps because it is moist and delicious.

Raspberry Bundt Cake Recipe
This fresh Raspberry Bundt Cake Recipe is made completely from scratch, and it uses both fresh raspberries and freeze dried raspberries.
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55. Mini Heart Cakes

These individual heart shaped cakes will look darling on the dessert table. You can use a heart-shaped cookie cutter. Separate with parchment paper for storing of cookies.

Mini Heart Cakes Recipe for Valentine’s Day
With a moist chocolate cake bottom layer and smooth, creamy topping, making a batch of these adorable mini cakes for Valentine’s Day will show someone just how much you care.
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