With Valentines day right around the corner, now is as good a time as ever to start planning a gift for your lover. Of course, it’s easy to stop at the store and buy a big ol’ stuffed animal, plastic-wrapped flowers, and premade chocolates, but there’s not a whole lot of sentiment behind store-bought gift. This year, why not surprise your valentine with a homemade gift of chocolate?
So now you’re saying, “but homemade stuff takes too long,” right? No way! These simple chocolate valentine’s day gift ideas are so ridiculously simple, you can have them made in less than 30 minutes. Which means you’re only 35 minutes away from surprising your loved one with something unique, special, and totally worth a kiss or two.
For the ICE CREAM LOVER: Wrap up a bottle of this Homemade Hot Fudge in 99 Seconds with an ice cream scoop and coupon for a gallon of ice cream and you’ve got a gorgeous littel gift in no time at all.
For the CUPCAKE LOVER: These fun little Mint Cupcake Truffles don’t require any baking time at all. Just melt the ingredients in your microwave, wrap them pretty, and wow your hottie with your mad kitchen skillz.
For the CHOCOHOLIC: Whether your sweetheart likes white, milk, or dark chocolate, all her desires will be met with these simple, stunning Triple Dipped Chocolate Strawberries.
For the ROMANTIC: Satisfy all your Valentine’s most whimsical dreams with these dainty Chocolate Dipped Strawberry Roses. They look fussy, but they’re so quick and simple to make!
For the FOODIE: Whether they like haute food or down-home cuisine, your recipe lovin’ soulmate can’t help but adore a box of these simple Homemade Truffles. You can make them in a matter of seconds, but they look and taste like the nectar of a professional chocolatier