As Valentine’s Day approaches, you may be looking for the perfect gift for your significant other, your galentine or just for yourself. Look no further, we’ve got you covered with these vegan chocolate companies! From heart-shaped truffles to creamy chocolate-covered caramels, there’s something perfect for every Valentine in your life. Here are our picks for tasty vegan chocolates for Valentine’s Day.
Nelly’s Crafts makes nutrient-dense, whole food organic candy bars coated in fair trade Italian dark chocolate. The brand sells its chocolate bars in packs of nine, in varieties like caramel nougat, chunky almond butter, coconut, nut nougat and German chocolate, perfect for gifting the chocolate lover. fair trade chocolate in your life.
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Raaka is a Brooklyn-based company that specializes in single-origin unroasted dark chocolate, ideal for Valentine’s Day who prefers a more fruity flavor. In February, the brand offers a complete Valentine’s Day collection with fruity and floral flavors produced in collaboration with the New York Botanical Garden. Check out their Hibiscus Cinnamon, Rose Cardamom and Jasmine Mint, in addition to their original Strawberry Swirl and Pink Magic bars. Each flavor can be purchased as a single bar for $8, a Library Box (set of 8 bars priced at $51), or a NYBG Botanical Collection Set (set of 3 bars priced at $18).
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If your loved one is sensitive to food allergens, No Whey! Chocolate is a great choice. The brand offers chocolate bars that are 100% vegan and free from nine common allergens, including gluten, soy, tree nuts, sesame, and artificial colors and preservatives. Choose from vegan chocolates like the Heart Chocolate Truffle Box, No Tricks Caramel Cookie Bars, Pea “Not” Butter Cups, Chocolate No No’s (think vegan version of M&M’s), and No Whey! Chocolate bars filled with vegan caramel and the brand’s famous PeaNOT nougat.
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This chocolate shop is based in Williamsburg, Brooklyn and specializes in handcrafting chocolate bars, truffles, spreads and more. Their 2022 Valentine’s Day Collection features a variety of decadent gift sets priced from $28 to $135, including their 24-Piece Valentine’s Day Truffle Set (includes 24 creamy, velvety chocolate truffles) and their Star Crossed Set ( includes 24-piece box of mixed truffles, sea salt chocolate bar, 70% dark chocolate bar, raspberry chocolate bar, hazelnut butter chocolate bar, chocolate bar with espresso and an oat milk chocolate bar), as well as individual chocolate bars that range in price from $5 to $10.
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Perfect for the health and wellness enthusiast in your life, Hu offers a Valentine’s Collection box complete with four chocolate bars, including Cashew Butter + Pure Vanilla Bean, Cashew Butter + Chocolate varieties. black with raspberry, crunchy with almonds and hazelnut butter. Plus, the Simple & Salty collection also makes a great Valentine’s Day gift and includes two dark chocolate bars and two salty dark chocolate bars.
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Trupo Treats specializes in making vegan versions of classic chocolate bars. Give your valentine a sense of childhood nostalgia with the Vegan Valentine’s Day Pack, which includes six Mylk Chocolate Bars (one Classic, one Rice, and four Candy Cane Crush), three organic lollipops from YumEarth, one Blondie vegan cinnamon from Greyston Bakery, a bag of vegan gummy bears from Vegobears and a Valentine’s Day card. The box is priced at $34.99 and a portion of the proceeds will go to an animal shelter in need.
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Give your valentine a moment of chocolate joy with Cocomels vegan chocolates. The brand offers a Chocolate Covered Cocomels gift set complete with eight creamy coconut milk caramels infused with a hint of sea salt and coated in 70% dark chocolate. Vanilla Chocolate Covered Cocomels and Espresso Chocolate Covered Cocomels also make delicious Valentine’s Day gifts and can be purchased in packs of 15 for $30.99.
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This family business makes artisanal vegan chocolates that are sure to melt your sweetheart’s heart (or yours). Sjaak’s Valentine’s Day offerings include Cherry Dark Chocolate Hearts, Green Tea Lemon Dark Chocolate Hearts, Lavender Dark Chocolate Hearts, and Coconut Milk Chocolate Caramel Hearts. and maple sugar. You can also choose from Melk Heart Lollipops, Cupid’s Kisses (vegan white chocolate with almond butter and coconut flakes) and a Classic Heart Valentine assortment, with a variety of limited-edition truffle flavors, like White Chocolate Lemon Champagne , Coconut Milk Chocolate Passion fruit and dark chocolate banana cream.
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Cocacao makes vegan, paleo, gluten-free and certified organic chocolate bites that are made with simple ingredients like cocoa powder, coconut nectar and coconut oil. Spice things up with Cayenne + Cinnamon Bites, or make Valentine’s Day a little sweeter with a box of Blueberry Bites.
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