Armand de Brignac Rosé
If you want (or need) to go big this Valentine’s Day, a bottle of Armand de Brignac Rose may be what you are looking for. The prestige cuvée from 11th generation growers is blend of Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay and perfect for that extra special celebration this year. The metallic pink bottle can be customized with nameplates through Reserve Bar.
Chocolate-Dipped Vanilla Caramels
F&W's Grace Parisi experiments with ever-versatile to make these chewy candies.GO TO RECIPE
Moët & Chandon Rosé Imperial eMoëticon Bottle
This limited edition bottle of Moët & Chandon Imperial Rose comes with Valentine’s Day-inspired emoji stickers so you can decorate the bottle and your Valentine’s Day card. 49.99/Zachys.com
RBT Bottle Stoppers
These heavy duty, super chic bottle stoppers with a hand-finished gold brushed metal tip from RBT will ensure that bottle of wine you leave unfinished preserves its freshness. ($30)
These are among the simplest macarons, made with only sugar, almond flour, egg whites and red food coloring—and a filling of raspberry jam.GO TO RECIPE
Green Tea & Roses
Le Creuset Heart Ramekins
Heart-shaped ramekins aren’t just for Valentine’s day. This high quality, durable (and cute) stoneware can bake at high temps, store desserts in the freezer and even go through the dishwasher, making it a year-round kitchen super tool. Valentine’s Day idea: Don’t just give your sweetheart the ramekins, bake them a chocolate soufflé in these for extra points.
Four Roses Small Batch Bourbon
Small Batch is a gorgeous, caramelly blend of four bourbons picked by Lawrenceburg distiller Jim Rutledge for an ideal balance of body, richness and spice.GO TO RECIPE
Sparkling Wine Gifts
Sparkling wine makes any occasion more romantic—even doing the dishes.GO TO RECIPE
F&W's Melissa Rubel Jacobson sets out bowls of flavored ganache and dishes of coatings so guests can create their own truffles to give as gifts.GO TO RECIPE
Swiss Milk Chocolate
Switzerland's Aeschbach blends excellent chocolate with sea salt. $6 for 3.5 oz; europeanmarket.us.
Customizable carriers for portable technology, from iPads to phones. From $9; westelm.com.
Valerie Gordon Confections
Valerie Gordon and her partner Stan Weightman, Jr. love to give her tea blends, cookies and petits fours as gifts. Sold as a package for $130; valerieconfections.com.
Barbecue For Two
The Caramel Jar's chewy candies nicely mix sweet and salty. $10 for 8 oz; etsy.com/shop/TheCaramelJar.