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Delicious Valentines Mini Cakes Recipe

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Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and what better way to show your love than with one of these delicious Valentine mini cakes recipe? These cakes are perfect for one person, making their day special.

These cakes are made with the simplest of recipes, and these mini-cakes are sure to taste amazing. The primary base for this recipe is a cake mix, making them perfect for bakers that like fast and easy!

If you’re anything like me, loving fast and easy baking, check out these epic cake mix recipe ideas. We love making a cake mix into something much more fun in our house!

Back to Valentine’s mini cakes and how decadently easy they are to make. You’re not even going to need a stand mixer or anything fancy. Seriously – this is one fabulously easy (and tasty) miniature cake recipe.

So, grab your favorite apron, and let’s make these simple red velvet mini-cakes!

These cakes are the best Easy Homemade Valentines Desserts!

Delicious Valentines Mini Cakes Recipe

These delicious Valentine’s Mini Cakes are the perfect gift for anyone special in your life. Whether it’s a teacher, a loved one, or even yourself, these mini cakes make their day extra special.

Not only do they taste amazing and look super fun, but they’re also just the right size for one person, so they make for EPIC gifts! So show your love this Valentine’s Day with a beautiful, tasty mini cake!

What’s the Best Way to Make Valentines Mini Cakes?

There’s nothing wrong with making a traditional homemade cake from scratch. I’ve done that plenty of times, and they turn out great. But I find that it’s not necessary when you can make a moist, fabulous cake using a cake mix – with consistent results.

Make this easy on yourself, particularly if you’re a beginner baker or a mom with a lot on your plate like me. I don’t see the need to overcomplicate! LOL!

How Do You Store Mini Bundt Cakes?

We recommend storing your mini cakes in an airtight container and keeping them at room temperature. If you’d like to keep the cakes for longer, you can store them in the refrigerator for up to four days.

Ensure you take the cakes out at least 30 minutes before serving so they can reach room temperature.

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Reminder, not all ingredients in the Valentines Mini-Cakes Recipe are linked above, just the ones that may be a bit difficult to find or that you might be unsure of what to look for.

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Make it a Meal:

Meal planning is one of my absolute favorite things to keep my life organized. Not only is it fast, but it saves me time and energy that I don’t have to spare.

I no longer sit and wonder what to cook – or argue with myself until it’s ridiculously late, and then we hit a fast food joint. Seriously, meal planning is that fast and easy!

Here is a simple way to get started!

Main Dish: Asian Turkey Meatballs Recipe

Vegetable Side: Roasted Spring Vegetables

Starch Side: Oven Roasted Red Potatoes Recipe

Refreshing Drink: Fast and Easy Toxic Waste Mocktail Recipe

Best Cake Mix Recipes:

Once you make this Mini Cake Recipe, you’ll love how easily it comes together! This is why I’ve gathered some of my favorite recipe ideas that I can’t wait for you to try.

Using boxed cake mixes makes everything so FAST!

Check out this SUPER easy Patriotic Cake Mix Cookies Recipe! It’s the perfect cookie recipe for anyone – seriously!

I love every single one of these Red Velvet Box Cake Mix Recipes! So many yummy ideas to choose from that would be perfect for Valentine’s cake.

Baking doesn’t get any better than these easy Cake Mix Cookies! Just toss the ingredients together, and VIOLA!

This list of desserts is all made using Strawberry Cake Mix!

Nothing says “love” more than this thumbprint cake mix cookie!

You’re going to love these Valentine’s Cake Mix Cookies.

My tastebuds crave this Turtle Cupcakes Recipe from a Cake Mix!

Check out the simplicity of this Cake Mix Christmas Monster Cookies Recipe!

Other Valentine’s Treats or Party Ideas:

This Valentine Marshmallow Pops Recipe is an excellent way to prep and enjoy your treats fast.

Love some marshmallows and chocolate? Check out this Easy Valentine Smores with Peeps recipe.

Wow everyone on your Valentine’s list, with this Valentine’s Day Cake Mix Fudge. Using a cake mix is the best!

Speaking of cake mix ideas, this Super Yummy Strawberry Cake Mix Cookies Recipe is a great cookie recipe to have in your back pocket.

If you need to curb that donut craving fast, check out this Adorably Delicious Unicorn Donuts Recipe!

More Valentines Themed Recipes:

Valentines Mini Cakes Recipe

Valentines Mini Cakes Recipe

Yield: 12 Mini Cakes
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 28 minutes
Total Time: 43 minutes

Who doesn't LOVE (pun intended) a sweet tiny cake?! These Valentines Mini Cakes are the perfect one-person treat for your sweet!

Ingredients

Topping:

  • 6 Strawberries
  • 1 1/2 cup Melting Chocolate Wafers
  • 2 tbsp Valentines Sprinkles

Cakes:

  • 1 box White Cake Mix
  • 3 eggs
  • 1/4 cup Oil
  • 1 cup Water
  • 1 tsp Strawberry Extract
  • 1 tsp Pink Cake Dye

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 350 degrees.
  2. To make the mini cakes, combine the cake mix, eggs, oil, water and extract.
  3. Whisk together well until the cake mix is thoroughly incorporated.
  4. Lightly coat each mini bundt pan with baking spray.
  5. Fill each of the mini bundt pans 2/3 full of the cake mix.
  6. Bake for 28 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the innermost portion of the innermost bundt comes out clean.
  7. While that is baking, wash and completely dry each of the strawberries very well.
  8. Melt the chocolate in the microwave in 30 second increments, stirring well between each increment, until the chocolate is completely melted and smooth.
  9. Dip the bottom 3/4 of each strawberry into the melted chocolate, then place the strawberry onto a piece of parchment paper to cool and the chocolate to harden.
  10. Remove the cakes from the oven and allow them to cool completely.
  11. Once cooled, drizzle the chocolate over the top of each cake, then top with sprinkles.
  12. Add a strawberry to the center top of each cake then enjoy!

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Nutrition Information:
Yield: 12 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 220Total Fat: 14gSaturated Fat: 5gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 8gCholesterol: 52mgSodium: 67mgCarbohydrates: 20gFiber: 1gSugar: 15gProtein: 4g

This data was provided and calculated by Nutritionix on 1/24/2023

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