All the New Valentine's Day Candy, Chocolate and Sweet Treats for Your Sweetheart

Valentine's Day is nearly here, and there are plenty of new food items to gift to your sweetheart

Valentine's Day Candy
Photo: courtesy Cheryl's cookies
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Lindt: LINDOR Strawberry Dark Chocolate Truffles

LINDOR Valentine's Day 2022

Just in time for Valentine's Day, Lindt has introduced its new limited-edition LINDOR Strawberry Dark Chocolate truffles, which contain an irresistibly silky strawberry filling enveloped by a thin layer of decadent dark chocolate.

The brand also brought back its LINDOR Strawberries and Cream White Chocolate truffle, which features a delicate white chocolate shell wrapped around strawberry cream center.

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Dunkin': Valentine's Day Donuts

heart donuts

Dunkin' is celebrating the day of love with its Valentine's Day donuts collection, available through Feb. 22. Items include:

Brownie Batter Donut: Heart-shaped donut, chocolate frosted, bursting with brownie batter filling and topped with Valentine's Day sprinkles.

Cupid's Choice Donut: Heart-shaped donut, filled with Bavarian Kreme, frosted with strawberry-flavored icing and topped with Valentine's Day sprinkles.

There are also two Valentine's Day drinks to go along with the sweet treats:

Cocoa Mocha Iced Signature Latte: Rich espresso latte with a decadent mocha swirl, topped with whipped cream, mocha drizzle and cocoa powder

Pink Strawberry Dunkin' Coconut Refresher: Made with B vitamins and energy from green tea, featuring strawberry dragonfruit flavor and rich coconut milk

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Reese's: Peanut Butter Hearts

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Reese's is showing how much they 💕 Valentine's Day with some heart-shaped peanut butter cups! The white creme and milk chocolate hearts have the Reese's taste fans know and love just in a perfectly adorable shape. [$5.99]

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Stuffed Puffs: Valentine's Day Heart-Shaped Classic Milk Chocolate-Filled Marshmallows

Stuffed Puffs Valentine’s Day Heart Shaped Classic Milk Chocolate Filled Marshmallows
Stuffed Puffs

Available exclusively at Stuffed Puffs' website and at select Walmart stores, these delicious, fluffy pink heart-shaped marshmallows are stuffed with real milk chocolate, making them the perfect Valentine's Day treat for chocolate lovers of all ages. [$16.99]

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Duck Donuts: Box of Chocolates Assortment

Duck Donuts is known for their warm, delicious and always made-to-order donuts. And this Valentine's Day, all 100+ shops across 22 states have rolled out their Box of Chocolates Assortment of donuts, which puts a spin on a traditional box of chocolates. Flavors include:

Chocolate Covered Bacon: Chocolate icing with chopped bacon

Raspberry Truffle: Chocolate icing with raspberry drizzle

Vanilla Crème: Vanilla icing with limited-time love sprinkles and a candied rose

Strawberry Fudge: Strawberry icing with love sprinkles and chocolate drizzle

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Seattle Chocolate: Berry in Love Care Package

Seattle Chocolate Berry in Love
Seattle Chocolate

The woman-owned confections company has a new Chocolate Is Love collection for Valentine's Day that includes this Berry In Love Care Package [$49]. Included inside is their Take Me Anywhere 6 oz heart-shaped chocolate truffles gift box, a Like You a Latte chocolate truffle bar, a Tart & Soul chocolate truffle bar, and Berry in Love chocolate truffle bar, as well as three 1 oz coco bars in Mango Plantain, Orange Blossom Espresso, and Black Fig Pistachio.

Seattle Chocolate donates 10 percent of all net profits to Girls Inc., a nonprofit that inspires girls across the United States and Canada to be their strongest, smartest, and boldest selves.

This year, they're also offering a series of heart-shaped chocolate boxes as truffle bags and boxes.

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Reese's: Blossom-Top Peanut Butter Cups

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Blossom-Top Milk Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups will leave fans tickled pink. These miniature cups are pink creme on top, milk chocolate on the bottom and full of peanut butter. [$6.99]

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Nick's: Riding in Cars with Pints Bundle

Nick's Riding in Cars with Pints

Valentine's Day is the perfect time for rom-coms, and Nick's — maker of delicious, Keto-friendly, low fat, low calorie, Swedish-style ice cream — is paying tribute to rom com queen Drew Barrymore with a trio of giftable bundles named after her iconic movies. Try the Riding In Cars With Pints bundle  [$85.91], which offers six pints of ice cream (Strawbär Cheesecake, Campfire S'mörgs, Swedish Munchies, Raspbär Swirl, Hazelnöt Kräm, and Rocky Fjord), plus three of Nick's too-good-to-be-true ice-cream sandwiches (Triple Choklad Kräm, Vanilj Kräm, and Cookies and Kräm Kräm).

Want more? Check out their 50 First Tastes  bundle [$129.84] or their Choklad's Angels bars [$139.80]

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Fun Dip: Lik-M-Aid Valentine's Day Pack

Valentine's Day Fun Dip

How fun is this? The beloved Fun Dip candy is now out in a Lik-M-Aid Valentine's Day Pack, which comes in two bold fruity flavors: Cherry Yum Diddly and the color-changing Razz Apple Blue. Each box contains 22 card pouches with an edible dipping stick and space to personalize the treat to share with friends or Valentines.

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Beyond Good: Valentine's Day Pack

Beyond Good's Valentine's Day Pack
Beyond Good

Beyond Good — known for their sustainable and ethically-made treats — has launched a limited-edition Valentine's Day pack with six beloved flavors: 70% Pure Dark Chocolate, Salted Caramel, Sea Salt & Nibs, 80% Pure Dark Chocolate, Salted Almond, and Crispy Rice. For sale on Amazon, it comes with a space on the box to add your own personalized handwritten note. [$25]

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Haribo: Be Mine Mix

Haribo Be Mine Mix

Haribo's new Valentine's offerings include this adorable Be Mine Mix peg bag, with a limited edition mix of heart, O, and X-shaped gummies in 3 flavors: raspberry, cherry and pineapple.

The brand also has new collection of sweet and sour strawberry gummi hearts, and a new heart-topped tube of strawberry, orange, lemon, pineapple, and raspberry-flavored Goldbears.

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Insomnia Cookies: All-Red Velvet Lineup

Valentine's Day Treats
Insomnia Cookies

Inspired by their fans' passionate love affair with red velvet, late-night bakery chain Insomnia Cookies is going all in on the rich, decadent flavor with a new crave-worthy collection that starts with five limited-edition cookies:

Classic Red Velvet Cookie: The cocoa, vanilla, and buttery flavor of red velvet stuffed with cream cheese chunks. 

Vegan Red Velvet Cookies N Cream Cookie: A red velvet cookie mixed with crushed sandwich cookies.

Deluxe Filled Red Velvet Cookie: The classic red velvet cookie but pushed up a notch when stuffed with a gooey cream cheese center.

Mini Red Velvet Cookies N Cream Cookies: A bite-sized red velvet and cream cheese cookie with crushed sandwich cookies n cream pieces and vanilla chips.

Red Velvet Cookie Butter with Fancy Sprinkles: In a collaboration with with Fancy Sprinkles, Insomnia's blended their ooey-gooey red velvet into a spreadable cookie butter, which they recommend adding onto ice cream, brownies, and other favorite cookies.

That not enough? There's also Insomnia's Red Velvet Loaded Brownie, Red Velvet Big Dippers, and a slew of other Valentine's Day specials. Find out more on their website.

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See's Candies: Strawberry Truffles

Valentine's Day Treats
courtesy see's

See's has a sea of new Valentine's Day candy (no pun intended), each more delicious than the last. Try their Strawberry Truffles [$9.50] — wondrous, bursting bites of strawberry-cream coated in white chocolate.

Other notable new picks:

Milk Peanut Butter Heart [$7.25] The perfect treat for those sweet n' salty lovers. Smooth peanut butter wrapped with See's rich, creamy milk chocolate and garnished with a candy bear.

Milk Bordeaux Heart [$7.25] Soft, brown-sugared buttercream center wrapped in milk chocolate and decorated with charming candy hearts.

Happy Galentine's Assortment [$9.50] Celebrate the beauty and power of friendship with this appreciative-assortment of See's aged milk and dark chocolates.

Valentine's Elephants Box [$10.50] Cute, fun and filled with trunk-twirling goodness, like this crisp Milk Molasses Chips, decadent Dark Chocolate Chip Truffle, and more.

Be Mine Heart [$18] Hand-packed with See's most popular creamy milk and dark chocolates.

Sweetheart Tin [$20] Nested in an adorably vintage See's tin design lays a divine assortment of milk and dark chocolates.

And for those wanting to go real big, the Ultimate Heart Box [$120] features approximately 77 pieces of assorted chocolates and rich truffles inside two layers of hearts.

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Hershey's: Meltaway Kisses

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Nothing says "I love you" like chocolate and flowers. With this new treat, chocolate-lovers get the best of both worlds! The usual Kisses taste gets a spin with this melt-in-your-mouth upgrade. Plus, the rose-patterned foils are almost as pretty as a bouquet of flowers. [$6.99]

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Kinder Joy Valentine's Day Box

kinder joy

Two delicious cream layers (one sweet milk-cream flavored and one cocoa flavored) with two crispy, chocolate-covered wafer bites. Sounds good, right? Well each iconic Kinder Joy egg gives you just that, plus a fun toy. You'll get 6 Valentine's Eggs per box. [$7.99]

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Baby Ruth Heart Box

Valentine's Day Treats

Each heart-shaped box features mini Baby Ruth bites wrapped in decorative Valentine's Day foils. [$5]

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Grillo's: Make-Your-Own Pickle Bouquet Kit

Valentine's Day Treats

How's this for outside the box gifts? Grillo's has the perfect gift for the pickle lover in your life know this Valentine's Day. Their Make-Your-Own Pickle Bouquet Kit includes everything you need to put the present together, including a custom "pickle vase" plus wooden skewers, a foam base, floral filler, tissue paper, and a recipient card and cardholder. There's also a Grillo's "free jar" coupon, making this the gift that keeps on giving. The company also suggests fans add a few more of their favorites, like cherry tomatoes, cheese cubes, and fresh dill. [$20]

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Godiva: Fabric Heart Chocolate Gift Box

godiva chocolate heart

Go big on Valentine's Day with Godiva's luxurious Fabric Heart Chocolate Gift Box. Filled with Godiva's finest gourmet chocolates, it includes exquisite Belgian fillings like creamy pralinés, rich caramels, and luscious truffles, plus sweet fruits and crunchy nuts. [37 Piece: $99.95;14 Piece: $49.95]

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Chocolove: Valentine's Collection

The limited edition Chocolove Valentine Three Pack comes with a trio of the chocolate-makers unique and delectable flavors: Raspberry Rose in Ruby, Cherry Cordial in Dark Chocolate, and Cinnamon Ganache in Milk Chocolate.

Additionally, the brand has brought back their individually wrapped heart-shaped chocolate bites in two flavors: Very Cherry and Salted Caramel, both in 55% dark chocolate.

Find all the items in stores only.

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Cheryl's Cookies: Valentine's Day Dessert Charcuterie Board

Valentine's Day Candy
courtesy Cheryl's cookies

Cheryl's has a ton of new Valentine's Day options this year, the biggest of which just might be their Valentine's Day Dessert Charcuterie Board. Retailing for $50, it comes with 15 snack size butter shortbread cookies, seven buttercream frosted cut-out cookies, two red velvet candy cookies, two snack size chocolate obsession cookies, two snack size buttercream frosted cut-out cookies, one bag of gummy candies, one bag of dark chocolate raspberry creams, and one bag of milk chocolate red velvet cherries — all served on a 15-x-17-inch wooden board. (They've got a similar Valentine's Day Friends Party in a Box, too, without the board).

Want other options? Try their Fondue Set, which comes with melting chocolate and a collection of sweet treats to dip in it.

Or, if you want to just stick with the cookies, order their new buttercream frosted cookies and cream flavor. Made with the addition of rich black cocoa and topped with their vanilla buttercream frosting, each treat is finished with crushed chocolate and vanilla cream cookies, making it doubly delicious.

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The Popcorn Factory: Red Velvet with Cream Cheese Drizzle Popcorn

Valentine's Day Candy
courtesy Popcorn Factory

Tantalize your tastebuds with the Popcorn Factory's newest flavor: red velvet with cream cheese drizzle. Made with red velvet cake mix and topped with a dreamy cream cheese flavored drizzle, the crunchy treat comes in a 7 inch canister ($16) or in a Monster Hugs ½ gallon pail ($33).

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M&M'S Personalizable Heart-Shaped Candy Gift Box

Valentine's Day Candy
courtesy m&m's

M&M's features a "sweet" of personalized, heartfelt gift options for Valentine's Day that will help fans show their friends, family, or loved ones how much they care — like this classic red and pink Heart Shaped Candy Box, which is filled with 10 oz. of M&M'S candies.

Each gift offers the ability to design your own M&M'S with up to three colors, special messages, clip-art, and even a photo.

Ranging from $25 to $50, it's the perfect way to make any Valentine smile. And if a traditional heart isn't your thing, try M&M'S Love You Dispenser, M&M'S Occasion Bottle in a Romance Gift Box, or M&M'S Teddy Bear Gift Box.

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Shari's Berries: Strawberries for Her

Valentine's Day Candy
courtesy Sharis Berries

There's nothing more classic than chocolate-covered strawberries, and Shari's Berries is known for making the best around. But this year, change it up with their new Strawberries for Her, which takes their decadent berries and perfectly dips and drizzles them in pink confections. Available in three sizes — a half dozen ($40), a dozen ($50), or two dozen ($80) — it's a total no-brainer.

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Magnolia Bakery: Chocolate Covered Strawberry Pudding and Chocolate Covered Strawberry Brownie Bites

Valentine's Day Candy
courtesy Magnolia Bakery

Magnolia Bakery's Valentine's Day menu ships nationwide, and features one sweet treat after the next. New this year:

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Pudding ($60): This all-new pudding is the second in the company's history to not feature bananas. Made with layers of fresh roasted strawberries, chocolate cake crumbles, chocolate fudge icing and vanilla pudding.

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Brownie Bites ($40): This all-new decadent dessert is made with fudgy brownie bites topped with strawberry meringue buttercream, covered in chocolate and mini heart quins.

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Ethel M Chocolates: The Love Collection

Valentine's Day Treats
Ethel M's

Showcasing 5 of Ethel M Chocolate's gourmet chocolate pieces — all in the shape of a heart — their Love Collection is the perfect way to spread some love! Pieces include milk, dark, and white solid chocolate hearts, as well as a lemon satin crème-filled heart, and a peanut butter-filled heart. [$15]

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Oui: Chocolate Shavings Yogurt & Chocolate Strawberry Cheerios

Valentine's Day Treats
General Mills

General Mills is making the month of February even sweeter with new Oui Chocolate Shavings Yogurt, which comes in two indulgent flavors: Creamy Mocha and Chocolate and Creamy Vanilla and Chocolate.

It's sure to satisfy every sweet tooth, no matter the time of day, and goes perfectly with the General Mills' Chocolate Strawberry Cheerios or Chocolate Cheerios Valentine's Day Pack — both of which are back on shelves now. Combine the two for an elevated parfait for chocolate lovers.

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Tyson: Heart-Shaped Nuggets of Love

Valentine's Day Treats

A playful pick for kids (or kids at heart), Tyson's brought Heart-Shaped Nuggets of Love to stores for the first time. It's the same delicious taste of a Tyson nugget, just in a sweet heart-shaped form.

Tyson is even providing a way for people to write sweet notes on their nuggets with a limited-edition Sauce Stylus that works just like a pen but can be loaded with your favorite dipping sauce. Enter to win one through Jan. 31 by posting to Instagram with the hashtag #SayItWithNuggets and #sweepstakes. A total of 250 Sauce Stylus' will be given away by the brand.

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Jelly Belly: Cocktail Classics 5-Flavor Gift Box

Valentine's Day Treats
jelly belly

How 'bout a cocktail for Valentine's Day? Jelly Belly's Cocktail Classics line ditches the spirits so you can get all the flavor and none of the hangover. The 5-Flavor Gift Box [$7.99] comes with five flavors: Jelly Belly favorites Pomegranate Cosmo, Margarita, and three new flavors: Mimosa, Gin & Tonic and Moscow Mule.

Looking for a different drink? They also have Mojito, Piña Colada and Strawberry Daquiri available for sale.

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe: Valentine's Day Smoothie:

Valentine's Day Candy
courtesy Tropical Smoothie

Cupid is taking over the blenders at Tropical Smoothie Cafe to celebrate Valentine's Day with a special new pop-up menu item – the Chocolate Covered Strawberry Smoothie. Exclusively available from Feb. 9 through Feb. 20 through the Tropical Smoothie Cafe app or online, the smoothie features strawberries, cranberry, banana, dark and white chocolate mixed with non-fat yogurt. Make it extra sweet with a strawberry edible straw!

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Tony's Chocolonely: Customizable Wrappers

Valentine's Day Candy
courtesy tony's chocolate

Starting Feb. 1, beloved gourmet chocolate brand Tony's Chocolonely is launching customizable wrappers in the U.S. that let you personalize all gifting needs, turning delicious Belgium chocolate into bespoke gifts for Valentine's Day (and other special occasions, like birthdays, weddings, and more).

Simply select one of the five fan-favorite flavors offered – Milk Chocolate, Milk Chocolate Caramel Sea Salt, Dark Chocolate Almond Sea Salt or Dark Milk Chocolate Pretzel Toffee — and use one of their premade templates (those skilled in design can upload their own creations from InDesign or Illustrator).

Personalized bars start at $8. Standard turnaround time is 5-7 business days.

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Harry & David: Break a Heart Gift

Valentine's Day Candy
courtesy Harry and David

Here's a Valentine's Day treat that comes packed with surprises. Harry & David's Break a Heart Gift features 6 hollow Belgian chocolate hearts (three milk and three dark), each filled with smaller sweet treats of their own (specifically, chocolate chips and chocolate candies). You'll get a mini natural wood hammer to break them open, making it the perfect treat for those out there who may be experience a bit of heartbreak around the holiday. It retails for $50.

That's just one of the new Harry & David Valentine's Day options. They've got a slew of other options — from cheesecake pops ($55), chocolate truffles ($50), and chocolate-covered pretzels )$35) to dessert boards ($100), charcuterie sets ($150), and gift bundles ($150).

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Dove: Large Promises

Dove Large Promises

Dove's original Promises — known for their decadent fillings and silky-smooth chocolate coating — got a major upgrade with the brand's new Large Promises. The treats are three-times the size of the original, making it perfect for sharing this Valentine's Day. They're available in two indulgent flavor variations: milk chocolate & caramel, and dark chocolate & peanut butter. And they come wrapped in those iconic Dove Promises messages, as always.

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Duncan Hines: Valentine's Day-Themed EPIC Chocolate Sandwich Cookie Kit

Valentine's Day Candy
courtesy duncan hines

Want to try your hand at a homemade treat? Duncan Hines is here to help. Their Valentine's Day-Themed EPIC Chocolate Sandwich Cookie Kit makes baking a snap! Each box comes with a cookie mix, cookie dough flavored filling, candy sprinkles, and detailed directions on how to make a yummy dessert everyone. Pick it up at retailers and grocers nationwide such as Walmart for $5.

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