Valentine’s Day is Just Around the Corner

The Co-op is well stocked to help you share the love!

Farmhouse Chocolates & Ice Cream

February featured Co-op vendor, Farmhouse Chocolates & Ice Cream crafts delicately balanced, old-world chocolate confections in Bristol, VT. They use organic, fair trade and local ingredients, truly embody the convergence of pleasure and responsibility.

Lake Champlain Chocolates,  a Burlington-based, organic chocolatier, offers a beautiful selection of seasonal treats for Valentine’s Day. There are multiple styles and sizes of truffle boxes, including classic heart-shaped boxes, as well as bags of heart-shaped truffles and chocolates. This is the second year we’ve had the dark chocolate caramel latte heart, and it proved to be a new favorite last year, so get it while it’s here!

Divine Chocolate – Divine Chocolate Hearts are here for Valentine’s! These hearts come in milk and dark chocolate versions, and, like all Divine chocolates, are Fair Trade certified.

Laughing Moon – We have delicious truffles, sampler boxes, and salted caramel chocolates from Laughing Moon, out of Stowe, Vermont. They are packaged in red boxes with bows as well as in heart-shaped boxes, making them a delicious gift for your loved ones.

Chocolove – Chocolove chocolate bars have fun, Valentine’s themed packaging on three of our favorite bars, the salted almond, dark chocolate strawberry, and the ruby cacao bar. If you haven’t heard of or tried it yet, ruby cacao is a different species of the cacao bean that is naturally rosy pink in color, with a fruity, bright flavor.

Yum Earth – Yum Earth Valentine’s treats are in, but they go fast, so make sure to grab a bag while they last! We have Valentine’s themed gummies and lollipops that are organic, non-GMO, gluten-free, and nut-free, making them the perfect treat for anyone and everyone.

Vermont Nut Free – Vermont Nut Free Chocolates are the allergen-friendly, nut-free chocolate, made right here in Vermont! In for Valentine’s Day are dark and milk chocolate mini hearts.

What’s not to love about Sunbeam Candles? Made with 100% renewable energy, these gorgeous candles make an excellent gift or add ambiance to your Valentine’s Day celebration.  We carry pillars, hearts, and roses.

Hand-crafted in Chelsea Vermont with all-natural ingredients, Wild Hill “Love Bath” bath salts are sure to soothe and relax with carefully chosen essential oils.

There’s nothing like the pleasure of receiving – or giving – a handwritten note. Love & Tea out of Montpelier is offering hand-made Valentine’s themed cards and postcards. Express yourself with these local treasures!