Valentine’s Day is around the corner and you still haven’t gotten your mate a gift!? Well, sometimes it’s hard to find the perfect snack to express your love. But you’re in luck! Because we’ve located some quirky and yummy Valentine’s Day sweets from some of the best Upper West Side dessert spots.
The rice crispy treat store is offering selections of Valentines-themed treats. Flavors include strawberry shortcake, chocolate raspberry, red velvet, hot cocoa, caramel sea salt, and chocolate pretzel.
This French bakery has heart-shaped macarons for your sweet-toothed lover.
The “Ispahan” is a macaron biscuit with rose cream, fresh lychees, and raspberries.
And also, these Valentine’s Day sweets are gluten-free!
Jacques Torres Chocolates
285 Amsterdam Ave
Mr. Chocolate is offering a massive array of Valentine’s Day sweets. One affordable and quirky option is the “Spank Me” lollipops, which come in milk and dark chocolate. A tasty and thoughtful treat, and also perhaps a cute and subtle way to suggest spicing things up.
Baked By Melissa
The NYC cupcake maker will offer various Valentine’s Day themed gift boxes filled with adorable miniature cupcakes.
The “Love Letter” gift box, pictured below, includes 25 cupcakes in seven flavors. These include dark chocolate, chocolate cookies & cream, cookies & milk, red velvet, chocolate velvet, caramel-stuffed white chocolate pretzel, and chocolate cookie dough!
A visually appealing item for the indecisive lover.
The Shops at Columbus Circle
Sugarfina is offering little boxes of V-Day themed gummy candies with cute titles.
Try the “You Make Me Melt Ice Cream Cones” in flavors of strawberry, raspberry and vanilla.
You can also go with their “Cheers to us Champagne Bears”, made with Dom Pérignon Vintage Champagne.
561 Columbus Ave
Milk Bar brings Valentine’s Day-themed gift boxes of sixteen cake truffles in two flavors:
Valentine’s Chocolate Malt Truffle Gift Box: rich chocolate cake mixed with malted milk, coated with white chocolate and finally rolled in malted milk crumbs.
Valentine’s B’day Truffle Gift Box (pictured below): vanilla rainbow cake mixed with vanilla infused milk, coated with white chocolate and rolled in rainbow cake crumbs.
Well, how about that? Plenty of sweet options. Just make sure to leave room after your Valentine’s Day dinner!