by Janae Rice
1. Chocolate Treats
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Schakolad Chocolate Factory (1203 N Loop 1604 W, Ste 117, (210) 490-5333) offers unique and creative treats like their chocolate champagne glass or the prisoner of love chocolate handcuffs. Schakolad also offers more traditional delicacies like their chocolate covered Oreos. A single chocolate champagne glass costs $5 and chocolate handcuffs are $12.
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Delice Chocolatier (946 N Loop 1604 W, (210) 545-2200) has many treats for your loved one from heart shaped chocolates to chocolate covered strawberries and pink macarons. Delice's menu also offers sugar free chocolate assortments and cakes.
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Choicolate Artisan Chocolates (700 E Sonterra, Ste 210, (210) 495-2464) makes 20 different flavors of truffles including bananas foster, strawberry balsamic, raspberry bites, lavender and unique flavors like mango habanero.
2. Bakery Delivery
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The Cake Shop (9871 IH 10 W, 18720 Stone Oak) has several flavors of cakes and cupcakes with different fillings and frostings. The Cake Shop also does sugar-free, gluten-free, dairy-free and eggless cakes. Orders should be made a week in advance.
Contact: (210) 561- 1700 (Colonnade), (210) 490-4522 (Stone Oak)
Holy Cupcake ((210) 639-0887) delivers cupcakes right to your door. Holy Cupcake has 59 different orders to choose from and delivers all over San Antonio and surrounding areas. A Valentine's Day cupcake box is available right now for $45. The box includes four eat-your-heart-out cupcakes, four Fox E Brown cupcakes and four James Dean cupcakes with lavender rose frosting. Holy Cupcakes also offers gluten-free and vegan cupcakes.
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Cake Art (18402 US 281 N, Ste 107, (210) 277- 0308) offers a bakery menu with cookies, brownies, pies, lemon and pecan bars, cakes and cupcakes with over 15 different flavors and icings combinations. Cake Art is also offering a couple Valentine’s Day specials. Orders over $45 get four free chocolate covered strawberries and free delivery for orders over $65.
If staying at home is more your style go with Cookie Cab ((210) 848-9920) Cookie Cab delivers chocolate chip, peanut butter, oatmeal raisin, snicker doodle and sugar cookies to you. For Valentine's Day, there is Valentine's M&M. Cookie Cab currently delivers to zip codes 78202, 78205, 78208, 78209, 78212, 78215, 78218 and 78234. Contact Cookie Cab for delivery outside these areas.
Crumpets (3920 Harry Wurzbach, (210) 821-5600) has a gourmet Valentine’s Breakfast available for delivery with eggs benedict, fresh orange juice, coffee, fresh fruit, croissants, European pastries, with a card and flower on a basket tray for $28.50.
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Get your lady something good and nutritious to make up for all that chocolate. Farm to Juice (18730 Stone Oak, (210) 332-5853) has fresh juices "Beet the Blues" and "Butterfly Kiss." Beet the Blues has apple, cinnamon, beet, ginger, orange and red cabbage with a red color. Butterfly Kiss is filled with pear, pineapple, mint and strawberries.
Bakery Lorraine ( 511 E Grayson, (210) 862-5582) has loads of pastries everyday, but a specialty is the French macarons. Different flavors are available in multiple quantities. Single macarons are $2, six for $10 and 12 for $18.