Valentine/Galentine gift guide
It's pink season whether you have a partner or not we have an excuse for a party on 14th February. Gather your loved ones eat cake, make cocktails and be grateful for having them in your life.
If you are a chocolate lover then Maja from The New Forest Chocolate Company has you covered with these beautiful heart shaped bon bons.
Other suggestions for your chocolate fix include Chocolate by Miss Witt based in Sway who also offers courses for children and adults. Obviously, I can't forget Chococo that has delicious chocolate shops in Swanage, Winchester, Exeter & Horsham.
This beautiful gin from Salcombe Gin is the prettiest of colours for creating Valentine cocktails in fact it's pretty perfect any day.
Love these cocktail bottles produced by Whistle and Cap this one is a special edition and includes Strawberry Gin - Aperol- Pink Pepper - Pomegranate. I'm afraid you will have to do some hunting if you fancy these, they proved really popular- try Farehouse Trading, Westbourne Grocer Nicholas James Deli all fantastic shops for a mooch regardless, of hitting the Amore Whistle & Cap jackpot.
Tea and coffee merchants Farrer's produced a special edition Valentine coffee but also offer a monthly, letterbox friendly, coffee subscription. Perfect for the team heading back to the office.
What you can expect.
New coffee every month
Exclusive Speciality coffee
SCA score 84+
Choose your grind
Free UK mainland Delivery
Skip, pause or cancel anytime
Let's hope for a pink sunset to enjoy a beer or two on Valentines Day - warmer days are coming. Butcombe Brewing Co even do a IPA zero so everyone can join in.
If you get to Valentines Day and you have forgotten to order flowers I know my favourite Christchurch florist will be delivering to Christchurch and Bournemouth all day, give him a call. 07817480629.
Yarty have teamed up with award winning chocolatier Lucy Armstrong to create a limited edition presentation box that includes the sumptuous raspberry vinegar and a bottle of their delicious black garlic vinegar.
The chocolates are rich and luxurious and perfect addition to your after dinner coffee.
Try adding some Raspberry vinegar to your fizz to achieve that pink drink
Of course showing love shouldn't be restricted to one day so consider these businesses for future purchases. Share the love