Of course, any homemade dessert will be appreciated by everyone you bake it for on Valentine’s Day. But we suspect that you want to make something that your loved one will absolutely desire. So we’re going to give you a little hint as to the unique astrological design that may be behind his or her personality. Considering this understanding will initiate you into an awareness that can help you show your love in ways that are sure to mean something to you. Because some things about who we are and what we want may be up in the air.
Aquarius (January 20 to February 18)
Aquarians love the new and unexpected. So make your chocolate dessert extravagant! A layered devil’s food cake keeps this sign wondering and guessing at the depth and strength of your love, like a mystery they can’t solve. And since they are passionate fortune-tellers who constantly question their reality, they will be so excited by this obvious outburst of emotion that they’ll rush to lovingly return the favor.
Pisces (February 19 to March 20)
Reminding Pisces of a time when they felt cared for means deep love to them. They are generous with their affection, but it all starts with a sense of safety and security. So prepare homemade ice cream and cover it with different toppings. Don’t forget the sprinkles or chopped chocolate! When you tap into the child in you, you slip right into his watery heart.
Aries (March 21 to April 19)
Aries are hot-blooded and want to know that you feel as much for them as they do for you. Since food is her second favorite way of showing the depth of her emotions, keep it sensual and simple. Think chocolate eclairs. The creamy delicacy will take you straight to the heart. Or chocolate whipped cream is also quite good.
Taurus (April 20 to May 20)
Taurus is ruled by Venus, the goddess of beauty, which means presentation is everything. make it nice You have to give a Taurus a choice, too. Satisfy their desire for artistic decadence and their need for choice with a variety of chocolates. Think of a range of fillings that will surprise and delight your senses. By giving them choices, you let them know they understand their need for love and reassure them that you don’t have to like everything. They’ll think they’re choosing you when you actually had them over chocolate.
Gemini (May 21 to June 20)
Geminis love deeply but are always subject to the fearful side of their personality. As a result, Geminis often don’t know what they want and are incredibly indecisive. Seriously, they can’t decide! You just have to take them by the hand and give them no choice. Make your loved one a rich, creamy, decadent espresso cheesecake and they will leave no doubt of your loving affection.
Cancer (June 21 to July 22)
Cancers desperately want to drown in the feelings of love and passion. However, they are very afraid of rejection, so any encouragement from you will be an aphrodisiac. Allow your Cancer, who understands the sensuality of food, the opportunity to share a meal with you and encourage him or her to experience all of their emotions. Both savory and sweet. Make some mole enchiladas and it’s done. Or if you prefer something sweet, it has to be creamy, fleeting and so light you’ll wonder if there was anything at all. Homemade chocolate mousse is sure to hit the spot.
Leo (July 23 to August 22)
Leos are bold personalities who want everything, so make whatever you bake fun! And when presenting it, fireworks and cannons aren’t too much for this outgoing sign. Big gestures like homemade Snickers bars, decadent cakes, or anything drizzled with caramel will assure them of your love. Remember, deep down they are indeed sensitive and fragile souls.
Virgo (August 23 to September 22)
Simple, easy to please, this loyal soul hates feeling like a burden to loved ones. Chocolate chip cookies are the perfect candy that expresses their emotional sensitivity and signals that you want to do the little things with them. That you want to share their everyday experiences. It’s a statement your person will appreciate. Don’t forget that Virgos are all about the details. So find out what their preferences are—nutty or nutless, chewy or cakey—but don’t overdo it. Remember: Virgos don’t want you to make a fuss.
Libra (September 23 to October 22)
Libras strive for balance and equilibrium. They want your passion and enthusiasm, but also your peace. So make sure your dessert appeals to the mind, body and soul. Easy yet always filling, brownies mean you love them in more ways than you can tell. They understand. You are incredibly sentimental and will see and appreciate you as a deep and considerate partner. Don’t forget to slice the brownies evenly!
Scorpio (October 23 to November 21)
Wanting to face their own primal nature, Scorpios are pleasurable eaters at the table and gluttons in the bedroom. Anything dipped in chocolate will earn you this sensual sign. Anything you can find works great, whether it’s frozen bananas or bacon covered in chocolate, or candied citrus peels dipped in chocolate. Add a touch of dried chilli and it will blow your mind.
Sagittarius (November 22nd to December 21st)
Nothing captivates Sagittarians more than being able to let off steam and have fun. If they have an adventure, all the better! A dark chocolate waffle with lots of toppings can do both jobs. Make your waffle big with lots of nooks and crannies for the homemade hot fudge sauce to drip into. If your heart shaped waffle maker is gathering dust, now is the time to pull it out. Fancy a splash of red? Put some candied cranberries on top. Then dare you to end it all. Remember that Sagittarians are intense and demand your full attention. So always make eye contact while your sweetheart takes on your challenge.
Capricorn (December 22 to January 19)
This elegant and sensual soul desires expensive luxury. Pull out your ramekins so they can hear those three special words from your lips: melted…lava…cake! The richness, soft sponge cake and soft, creamy chocolate filling will flow straight into your Capricorn’s luxury-loving heart. This dessert also reassures them that you can see what lies beneath their surface and understand their emotional depths.
LC Note: There are other factors that influence your loved one’s personality – and their chocolate preferences – that can be traced back to the influence of their Rising or Moon sign. We share suggestions based on their sun sign, not considering other mitigating influences.