If you’re thinking of buying your sweetheart something for Valentine’s day, then you’re already considering indulging the long-standing tradition of choosing between stuffed animals, flowers, jewelry, or, yes, candy. While you could always opt for the candy heart, we recommend going a little grander. It’s tradition to spoil your loved one, so don’t hold back.
Here are the top five best Valentine’s Day candy gift ideas to delight your Valentine this year:
1. Candy-filled Gift Basket with Stuffed Animal
Combining gifts is always nice if you can swing it. This basket features one pound of candy including Hershey Kisses, Nerds, Sweethearts Conversation Hearts, Nestle Crunch, and Sour Patch Kids. It also includes an adorable stuffed dog and a handwritten message. It’s a cute little basket sure to please.
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2. Happy Valentine’s Day Candy Time Capsule
Featuring some classic throwback candy options, this “time capsule” option has 55 pieces of candy for even the most dedicated sweet tooth. There’s black taffy, candy necklaces, root beer hard candy, and my favorite, Mr. Goodbar. This also includes a note you can personalize with a message.
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3. ‘I Love Your Guts, Valentine’ Zombie Candy & Toy Gift Basket
Is your Valentine more of a Halloween fan? If you’ve giving a gift to someone who can’t get behind all the red hearts and stuff, consider this off-beat choice. It comes with a zombie plush teddy bear, a zombie apocalypse gun (of the water pistol variety), and a variety of other zombie-themed toys. All the candy in this basket are zombie-related, too, which should be enough to please anyone who’s not big on Valentine’s Day.
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4. Valentine’s Day Candy Care Package
If you’re away from your Valentine this year, consider this care package designed just for the day. This set includes a wide variety of candies: Elmer’s heart box of chocolates, bag of cinnamon jelly hearts, Palmers Double Crisp chocolate bar, a package of Peeps hearts, a Pez dispenser with refills, M&M minis, 3 boxes Brach’s tiny conversation hearts, 3 boxes Brach’s tart conversation hearts, Dum Dum heart suckers, Reese’s conversation cups, packages of Sixlets, Russell Stover hearts, Hershey’s heart mix, Dove chocolate hearts, and Hershey’s Kisses and Hugs. It’s a good-sized offering.
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5. Art of Appreciation My Darling Valentine Chocolate and Candy Gift Set
Should you want to scale it up a bit, go with this deluxe gift basket. Packed in a red gift tote, it features both candy and savory snacks. Among the treats are frosted pretzel hearts, Belgian truffles, caramel cream hearts, asiago cheese biscuits, and more. If you’d like to include a personalized message, choose gift at check out.
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