No longer does one have to physically go to Europe to buy gourmet European chocolates. It is now easier than ever to buy and send gourmet chocolates online, either directly from the chocolate companies, or through an online retailer. From unique, exquisite chocolate bars to artisan quality chocolate presents, make this Valentine’s Day extra sweet with these special European chocolate gift ideas.
Fine Belgian Chocolate Gift Ideas for Valentine’s Day
Belgian chocolates have a reputation for quality and taste. Impress your Valentine by sending a gift of gourmet chocolates from Leonidas, a Belgian chocolate company with stores around the world, including the United States and Canada. The company’s US website has an extensive catalogue of available chocolate products, ongoing sales and more.
Ordering chocolates from Leonidas only takes a few simple steps. Customers can choose between 2-3 Day delivery or expedite overnight delivery. To ensure your Valentine’s gifts arrive before or on February 14, place your orders at the latest by:
- Wednesday, February 10th (6:00 PM EST) for the 2-3 Day Delivery Service
- Thursday, February 11th (6:00 PM EST) for the Overnight Delivery Service
If you want to make Valentine’s Day a little more fancy with chocolate fondues, try Callebaut, another premium quality Belgian chocolate maker. Callebaut is the chocolate supplier for Sephra, a manufacturer of gourmet chocolate fondue fountains and sets.
Traditional Gourmet French Chocolates Online
Voisin Chocolatier TorrÃ©facteur is one of the most popular and well-loved gourmet chocolate companies in France. Certain Voisin products can now be purchased online at Amazon. For a Valentine’s Day gift, a box of Voisin’s famous Le Coussin de Lyon is both original and fun. Le Coussin is a small, soft, colorful pillow-shaped chocolate candy made with almond paste and chocolate. Voisin also produces high quality chocolate bars, perfect for special Valentine’s chocolate fondue dessert recipes.
Luxurious French Chocolate Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas
If you are in the mood for splurging, the French chocolate company RICHART might have a few perfect Valentine’s gift ideas for you. With a handful of boutiques in France, Canada, United States, Korea, Italy and Spain, RICHART offers chocolate lovers a taste of luxurious French chocolates. RICHART’s chocolate gifts for special occasions, such as Valentine’s, are colorful, delectable and can be seen online at the company’s website.
If your Valentine reads French and enjoys books about chocolates, another gift idea worth considering is Chocolat, Mon Amour, a book written by Michel Richart for chocolate lovers. Copies are available at RICHART’s online shop.
Sending chocolates is not a novel Valentine’s gift idea. However, you can still make this traditional Valentine’s gift special and exciting. Surprise your loved ones with a special kind of chocolate this year, something that she or he would not see or find at a regular store, something extra unique for Valentine’s.