9 Valentine’s Day Candies, Cookies, and Treats
Williams-Sonoma Mini Iced Valentine Vanilla Cookies
Send hugs and kisses to a faraway friend with this delightful assortment of 30 hand-decorated shortbread cookies. Order by Feb. 8 for delivery by Valentine’s Day.
To buy: $23 for one 10-ounce bag, at williams-sonoma.com.
Featured February 2013
Edward Marc Valentine’s Nonpareils
These chic chocolate coins from a third generation confectioner are right on the money.
To buy: $10 for one 6-ounce container, at edwardmarc.com.
Harry & David Valentine’s Day Pear Gift Box
A fresh take on traditional treats, these ripe and juicy pieces of fruit come adorned with cute conversation heart stickers.
To buy: $30 for one 9-pear box, at harryanddavid.com.
The classic minibars get a sweet makeover: Each comes wrapped in love letter packaging. Idea for school swaps and the office candy bowl.
To buy: $3 for one 11-ounce bag, at supermarkets and drugstores.
Salem Baking Co. Heart Shaped Sugar Cookies
Tea for two is even sweeter with these adorable chocolate-dipped vanilla wafers.
To buy: $10 for one 6.5-ounce container, at specialty food stores and salembaking.com.
Target Hot Chocolate Stirrers
Call it a multi-tasking lollipop: Plunge one of these cuties into a mug of warm milk, stir, and voilà—“instant” hot chocolate. Choose from six flavors, including mocha, dark chocolate peanut butter, and marshmallow.
To buy: $1 for one stirrer, at Target stores.
Theo Chocolate Aphrodisiac Collection
Crafted in sophisticated flavor combinations like fig and fennel, these handmade chocolates will definitely awaken desire—though it may just be of the epicurean variety.
To buy: $18 for one 8-piece box, at theochocolate.com.
Lindt Gourmet Truffles
Nestled beneath the lid of this cheery pop-art box are 10 rich, creamy truffles in flavors ranging from chocolate-dipped hazelnut to smooth vanilla.
To buy: $10 for one 10-piece box, at supermarkets, drugstores and amazon.com.