Love is in the Air: Heart-Shaped Raisin Cookies for Valentine's Day

As Valentine's Day approaches, it's the perfect time to indulge in sweet treats that warm the heart and delight the senses. This year, why not express your love with a homemade gesture that combines the timeless charm of cookies with the wholesome sweetness of raisins? In this blog post, we'll share a delightful recipe for Heart-Shaped Raisin Cookies that are sure to capture the essence of romance and bring joy to your loved ones.

Recipe: Heart-Shaped Raisin Cookies


1 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1/4 cup packed brown sugar
1 large egg
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
3/4 cup raisins (choose your favorite variety from The Raisins Hut)


  • Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C). Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and set aside.
  • In a medium bowl, whisk together the flour, baking soda, and salt. Set aside.
  • In a large mixing bowl, beat the softened butter, granulated sugar, and brown sugar until creamy and smooth.
  • Add the egg and vanilla extract to the butter-sugar mixture, and beat until well combined.
  • Gradually add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients, mixing until a smooth cookie dough forms.
  • Gently fold in the raisins until evenly distributed throughout the dough.
  • Roll out the cookie dough on a floured surface to a 1/4-inch thickness. Use heart-shaped cookie cutters to cut out the cookies.
  • Place the heart-shaped cookies onto the prepared baking sheet, spacing them about 2 inches apart.
  • Bake in the preheated oven for 8-10 minutes, or until the edges are lightly golden brown.
  • Remove the cookies from the oven and let them cool on the baking sheet for a few minutes before transferring them to a wire rack to cool completely.
  • Once cooled, you can decorate the cookies with icing, sprinkles, or leave them as is for a simple yet elegant treat.
  • Share these heart-shaped raisin cookies with your loved ones and celebrate the sweetness of Valentine's Day together!

This Valentine's Day, spread love and joy with Heart-Shaped Raisin Cookies that are as delightful to make as they are to share. With the natural sweetness of raisins from The Raisins Hut, these homemade treats are sure to warm the hearts of your loved ones and create lasting memories. Whether enjoyed with a cup of tea or given as a thoughtful gift, these cookies are a delicious expression of love that will make this Valentine's Day truly special.

Indulge in the simple pleasure of baking and sharing homemade treats with those you cherish, and let the love that fills the air on Valentine's Day shine through in every bite of these heart-shaped raisin cookies. Happy Valentine's Day!