Ticket Chocolate Valentine’s Chocolate With Conversation Heart Singles
Stir one of these solid blocks of chocolate (Belgian Milk or French Truffle) into a mug of steaming milk and it will dissolve into a decadent cup of hot cocoa. Each pop comes topped with a conversation heart.
To buy: $15 for three, ticketchocolate.com.
Zoe's Chocolate Love in a Box
Forget those ordinary drug store boxes of chocolate. This giant heart-shaped present is filled with handmade, beautifully-decorated truffles. Flavors include caramel, dark cacao nib ganache, smooth dark chocolate, and black raspberry.
To buy: $38 for 16-pieces, zoeschocolate.com.
Chocolat Moderne Avant Garde Bar - The Lover
This gift looks like a painting at first glance, but don’t be fooled: it’s actually a chocolate bar. Specifically, a Valrhona white chocolate bar filled with passion fruit caramel and scented with cardamom. Now that’s some tasty artwork.
To buy: $8 for one 5-ounce bar, chocolatmoderne.com.
Gilda's Biscotti Chocolate Chip Meringue Kisses
A New Jersey-based bakery makes these light-as-air confections from just egg whites, sugar, and bittersweet chocolate chips. Enjoy them with tea, hot chocolate—or a glass of red wine.
To buy: $7 for one package, gildasbiscotti.com.
Sockerbit Small Box
From a high-end Swedish candy shop that specializes in small, beautifully shaped candies comes this box filled with festive sweet and sour gummies. Intricate enough to be mistaken as objet d'art, some of the unexpected shapes include red lips, pink hearts, and amber champagne bottles.
To buy: $8 for one box, sockerbit.com.
Sometimes, all anyone needs on Valentine’s Day is a 1/3-pound triple layer dessert made from brownie, ooey-gooey caramel, and chopped pecans. Here’s permission to eat your heart out.
To buy: $40 for four, goldbely.com.