When it comes to Valentine’s Day, often the simplest gift is the best. That’s why we believe you can’t go wrong with chocolate. However, not all chocolates are created equal so we’ve created a list to help you pick the best Valentine’s Day chocolates for your loved one. Whether the recipient is your spouse, boyfriend, girlfriend, friend, sister or father; they’ll feel all the love with one of these delicious gifts. And perhaps if you’re especially lucky, they’ll share it with you.
Share Your Heart
Give this to the apple of your eye, and just maybe you’ll receive a chocolate heart in return. Yum!
Limited Edition Cadbury Dairy Milk Pop Out & Share Slab, RRSP R40, Checkers
Cutie Pies will always be a welcome gift. Why mess with a recipe that works?
Handcrafted Cutie Pie Kisses 9 Pack, R49,99, Woolworths
The Best Valentine’s Day Chocolate For Your Mom
Your mom deserves the best, doesn’t she? Spoil her with an old favourite.
Ferrero Rocher Diamond Chocolate, R162,99 for 300g, Pick n Pay
I have yet to try a version of Lindt chocolate I didn’t like and these beauties are one of the best. Reserve this for someone truly special.
Lindt Nuxor Milk Chocolate, R129,99 for 165g, Woolworths
For The Sweet Tooth
Not strictly a chocolate per se, but it’s definitely a treat worth receiving. This one is perfect for sharing on the couch.
Beyers Amarula Fudge Coated With Milk Chocolate, R57,99 for 108g, Pick n Pay
Ruby Chocolate is the latest discovery in the confectionery world. These fancy chocolate hearts are filled with MCC – perfect for a cosy night in.
Ruby Chocolate Hearts with MCC Filling, R59,99 for 80g, Woolworths
Compiled by Food and Decor Editor, Claire Badenhorst