Go beyond the basic bouquet or box of chocolates and grab a gift that’ll truly make your foodie's heart pitter patter.
Vday wouldn't be complete without a romantic toast. This bubbly is a rich blend of chardonnay, pinot noir and Meunier.
Charles Heidsieck Brut Réserve, $65, wine & spirit retailers
A blend of citrus notes and exotic fruits make this vino blanco one tasty sip.
Légende Bordeaux Blanc 2016, $17.99, wine & spirits retailers
Okay, when you typically think of romantic gestures a grill doesn't necessarity top the list. But, the new George Forman cookers heat up faster than ever and have removable plates for easy, dishwasher-safe, cleaning. What’s sexier than that?
George Foreman Rapid Series 4 Serving Removable Plate Grill, $39.99, Target.com
This portable speaker can give recipe instructions (no more turning cookbook pages or swiping your tablet with sticky fingers) and play a romantic dinner playlist on command.
Gogole Home Mini, $49, store.google.com
Help your galentine enjoy a pretty cocktail from the comfort of her casa (Stirrings Simple Blood Orange Martini Mix, $6.99, stirrings.com). Join her for happy hour and try the brand's tasty Vday-inspired recipe below:
Blood Orange Manhattan
1.5 oz Bulleit Bourbon
2 oz Stirrings Simple Blood Orange Cocktail Mixer
1 oz Stirrings Blood Orange Bitters
Directions: In a shaker with ice, mix all ingredients. Shake, and strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with a cherry.
You know those folks who love to whip up a batch of cookies only to eat more of the dough than they bake? These little pints of goodness are for them. Made without egg or raw flour, they're safe to eat and indulgent flavors like Peanut Butta Cup and Salt n' Swirl Caramel are sure to stimulate a palate.
Edoughble Build a Box experience, 2, 4 or 6 pack starting at $20, edoughble.com
Want to skip the crowded restaurant for a cozy night in? This gift box, which includes a cookbook, chic tea towel and a gilded Bluetooth speaker, corkscrew, ladle and ice cream scoop, will make your at-home meal feel a little bit fancier.
The Couple That Cooks Gift Set, $135, shopfoxbox.com