Let’s be honest: Valentine’s day is a holiday that comes with a lot of mixed feelings. The singles of the world with no one to call their valentine often feel excluded, and those who are in a relationship can feel a great amount of pressure to create some kind of grand romantic gesture in the name of love. However, the one thing about Valentine’s day that is undeniably awesome is that it gives us all an excuse to stuff our faces with chocolate and candy! There’s a ton of it on sale at almost every major store, and having a sweet tooth is something that everyone can participate in.
Here’s a list of 5 tasty and unique v-day treats you can chow down on, whether you’re single, taken, or anything in between:
1. Brach’s Chocolate Covered Cherries
Impress your lover with the most luxurious kind of valentine’s chocolate around. Nothing says “romance” like candied cherries covered in decadent milk chocolate.
2. Carnaby’s Cinnamon Hearts
Set your tastebuds on fire with cinnamon hearts. They are definitely not for everyone, but if you can handle the spice, then why not spend the day keeping warm in the cold February air by chewing a couple of these.
3. Sweethearts Conversation Hearts
A classic candy for the cheeky valentine. These hilarious conversation-starting hearts are perfect for anyone with a sweet tooth, and as they say: all the best kinds of food tell a story.
4. Valentine’s Coloured M&M’s
A cute twist on a classic favourite, M&M’s are a widely adored sweet for any occasion. For a Valentine’s twist, pick up a pack of M&M’s with adorable red-white-and-pink theme.
5. Wack-o-Wax Wax Lip Candy
For the humorous or “funny” valentine, nothing says,”Pucker up!” quite like these hilarious and edible wax lips.
What are your favourite Valentine’s Day treats?