9 Romantic Rose Desserts for Galentine’s Day & Valentine’s Day

Galentine’s Day and Valentine’s Day are only a few days away. And this roundup of rose-flavored desserts will be perfect for your celebration! I love a good chocolate dessert, but a rose-flavored dessert is just as romantic. Rose extract and rose water are the perfect complements to classic flavors like strawberry and vanilla, so if you’ve never tried it before you can ease into it. Although once you taste any of the rose-flavored desserts below, you’ll never go back!


Black Pepper Rose Puff Loaf by Elegant Meraki

Elegant Meraki’s Black Pepper Rose Puff Loaf is a show-stopper. Between the made-from-scratch pastry dough and the rose petal jam, you’ll love this recipe! Plus, any recipe with a sprinkle of pistachios means this recipe is perfectly balanced between sweet and salty.

 

Gulab Phirni (Creamy Rose Flavored Rice Pudding) by Happy and Harried Gulab Phirni (Creamy Rose Flavored Rice Pudding) by Happy and Harried

Happy and Harried describes this dessert perfectly: “something sweet yet light with a hint of the exotic.” I couldn’t have said it better myself! Also, the lovely pink color is perfect for Galentine’s Day and Valentine’s Day.

 

Strawberry Rose Sweet Rolls by Butter & Type Strawberry Rose Sweet Rolls by Butter & Type

You guys know how much I love a good sweet roll and that I love brunch even more. This Strawberry Rose Sweet Roll recipe is easy to make and tastes delicious right out of the oven. But one of the best benefits (aside from the taste) is the amazing aroma that will fill your home. Literally romance in the air!

 

Strawberry Rose Semifreddo by My Kitchen Love Strawberry Rose Semifreddo by My Kitchen Love

This Strawberry Rose Semifreddo is sure to brighten up your table. Semifreddo plate beautifully because it can be sliced and holds its shape fairly well. The bright swirls of strawberry mixed with the subtle hints of rose water will blow you away.

 

Strawberry Rose Ice Cream by Sugar Spun Run Strawberry Rose Ice Cream by Sugar Spun Run

Who says ice cream can’t be romantic? This homemade Strawberry Rose Ice Cream takes a classic flavor to the next level. Whether you’re celebrating with your favorite gal pals or your sweetheart, a few scoops of this ice cream will be nostalgic and fun to eat.

 

No Bake Healthy Rose Berry Trifle by Nourish Every Day No Bake Healthy Rose Berry Trifle by Nourish Every Day

If you’re still staying strong on your NYE diet, then this No Bake Healthy Rose Berry Trifle is right up your alley. There’s nothing like a guilt-free dessert that tastes amazing, despite the low calorie count. This recipe is the perfect reminder that healthy food can also be elegant.

 

Perfectly Romantic Rose and Lemon Cake by Supergolden Bakes Perfectly Romantic Rose and Lemon Cake by Supergolden Bakes

This recipe from Supergolden Bakes really is “perfectly romantic.” The light pink Rose & Lemon Buttercream is my favorite aspect about this cake. I love layer cakes that don’t need a lot of fuss to look beautiful, and this cake is no exception.

 

Vanilla Rose and White Chocolate Cocktail by The Flavor Bender Vanilla Rose and White Chocolate Cocktail by The Flavor Bender

Some desserts, like this Vanilla Rose and White Chocolate Cocktail, come in liquid form. I love a good boozy dessert, so I’m all for dessert cocktails. Not only does this cocktail pack the flavor, it also looks absolutely gorgeous!

 

Vanilla Rose Chiffon Cake by Belly Rumbles Vanilla Rose Chiffon Cake by Belly Rumbles

This Vanilla Rose Chiffon Cake will be a dream after a full meal. It’s light in texture and flavor, so it will hit the spot without sending you into a food coma. In fact, you can probably have 2 slices and feel perfectly content—I know I would!