Unique Treats for Valentines Day

Valentine’s Day is one of those holidays that is all about giving treats, rather than treating a loved one for only one day a year, you may just want to treat yourself or even a co-worker, or heck splurge and treat the both of you! Here is a selection of Valentine’s related indulgences being offered at bakeries, meat shops, to chocolatiers, and so much more!

Chez Christophe

Chocolate Sculptures at Chez Christophe

Soirette Macarons

Introducing a line of Jewel Eclairs for this Valentines! Pre-order for your special someone or treat yourself! A Soirette treasure box for $32 features 6 stunning eclairs!

1433 West Pender Street, Vancouver

Tel: 604-558-3308

Web: http://soirette.com

Twitter: @SoiretteMacaron

 

Temper Pastry

Chocolate Heart Bears in time for Valentine’s Day, available now!

2409 Marine Drive, West Vancouver

Tel: 604-281-1152

Web: http://www.temperpastry.com/

Twitter: @Temperpastry

 

Terra Breads

Heart Shape Jelly Cookies available now through February 14

Multiple locations

http://www.terrabreads.com/

Twitter: @TerraBreads

 

Satori Factory

Hoisin Caramel Brownies sounds divine, call ahead before dropping in.

5054 Victoria Drive, Vancouver

Tel: (604) 569-0420

Web: http://www.satorifactory.ca

Twitter: @mysatorifactory

 

Chez Christophe

Chocolate Sculpture decorated with 6 handmade chocolate of your choice.

4712 Hastings Street, Burnaby

Tel: 604-428-4200

Web: www.christophe-chocolat.com

Twitter: @Chez_Christophe

 

Oyama Sausage

Try their famous “Love Terrine”, a special terrine with a heart inside, or Truffled Duck Paté, Creamy Duck and Raspberry Paté, available Thursday February 14th-Sunday 16th.

1689 Johnston St, Vancouver

Web:  http://www.oyamasausage.ca/

Twitter: @OyamaSausage

 

O5 Tea

Valentine’s day! Bring a loved one and share some hand crafted Chocolate Fondue made by their in house chocolatier at 5pm on February 14.

2208 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver

Web: http://o5tea.com/

Twitter: @O5Tea

 

Le Gateau

Chocolate & Raspberry Mousse Cake for your sweetheart

3458 E Hastings St. Vancouver

Web: http://www.legateaubakeshop.com

Twitter: @Le_Gateau

 

Bluebird Cakery

Not your average #ValentinesDay cookies! Collection includes “One Night Stand”, “Lick My Cookie” and more! Available at all Urbanfare locations.

Web: http://www.bluebirdcakery.com/

Twitter: @BluebirdCakery

 

Fratelli Bakery

Don’t forget about your Sweetie Cookies at both locations.

1795 Commercial Drive, Vancouver

459 East Columbia Street, New Westminster

Web: http://fratellibakery.com/

Twitter: @fratellibakery

Heart Cookies at Fratelli Bakery

Heart Cookies at Fratelli Bakery

I am sure there are many more bakeries, cafes, chocolatiers, and sweet shops around the city have created desserts to celebrate Valentines Day. Feel free to tweet me your finds @vanfoodster

By: Richard Wolak