Valentine’s Day Chocolate Gifts with Chocolate at Home

January 20, 2015Sew White

Chocolate is a brilliant gift especially for Valentine’s Day. It’s so delicious and can be a very romantic present too. Here are two brilliant gifts that you would impress your partner with. The first would be lovely to make before hand and present ready made to enjoy on Valentine’s Day and the second would be a lovely gift for a foodie if you don’t feel as confident in the kitchen.

I will say this first that both of these kits are very very easy to use and you can make very tasty chocolate goodies. It takes barely any time and you don’t need any fancy equipment just a fridge and microwave.

Dark chocolate Truffle Kit

This would be a great kit to use and impress your partner with. I’ve shared these out with my friends and family and they all wanted to know where I got them from and didn’t believe I had made them from a kit.

Sew White chocolate at home truffles 1

These truffles come in a gorgeous hard shell with extra crumbly chocolate flakes on the outside. Four types of chocolate in one little treat isn’t bad. The round shells are included in the kit ready made so it’s a simple act of making the filling, piping it in, popping it into the fridge and then dunking the truffles in melted chocolate and coating with the shavings.

Sew White chocolate at home truffles 2

(Above) How gorgeous and shiny is the truffle!
(Below) The coating truffle station. Coating the filled truffles was a lot of fun.

Sew White chocolate at home truffles 3

The finished truffles on the plate ready to go back in the fridge to harden completely. I loved the flakey texture so much. Yum yum.

Sew White chocolate at home truffles 4

Dessert Canapes

These were very fancy and would be absolutely wonderful at a dinner party. They would make a great gift as they make something so gorgeous and it’s so easy.

Sew White chocolate at home dessert canape kit 1

Like the truffle kit this kit contains the shells and all you need to do is mix the mousse filling then decorate. It’s so easy and makes a very tasty canapé. I would recommend adding the milk for these gradually until the mousse is nice of thick and smooth. I found I didnt need all the milk, it would have been very runny if I had put it all in.

Sew White chocolate at home dessert canape kit 2

They look so beautifu! The mix of peel, nuts, truffle and hard chocolate shell is wonderful. You’ll want a few but one is really enough. I love that everything needed to create these chocolately treats is in one box (apart from the milk or cream).

Sew White chocolate at home dessert canape kit 3

Check out www.chocolateathome.co.uk

Plus if you’re single, like me, you don’t have to share The finished truffles!

5 Comments

  • Lindsay

    January 23, 2015 at 5:04 pm

    These look amazing and I love the idea of making them yourself, it will make the gift that much more special! Having said that I think we’ll still have chocolate left from Christmas at Valentines Day, although you can never have too much!

    1. Sew White

      January 23, 2015 at 5:25 pm

      We’ve still got a lot of Christmas chocolate left too! Glad to be trying something that doesn’t have a reindeer on the packaging.

  • Laura Pearson-Smith

    January 23, 2015 at 5:14 pm

    I bet you had fun licking that ganache bowl!
    Laura | A Life With Frills

    1. Sew White

      January 23, 2015 at 5:25 pm

      I certainly did x

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