Valentine’s day is filled with spending time with loves one, delicious food, candy, flowers and plenty of other treats in celebration of the day. If treats are what catch your eye and are the perfect gift you are looking to give in celebration of Valentine’s Day, there are several places you can pick something up at around the Upper West Side. Here are some spots that are not too far from the Sagamore where you can look for those sweet treats this year!
Chocolate Works: Just steps away from The Sagamore and you will find yourself in the midst of all the chocolate and candy you could hope for. For Valentine’s Day this local shop creates a variety of specialty chocolate treats. Some of their special options include chocolate sealed lips, chocolate stemmed roses, and several chocolate hearts. Choose from hearts with personal messages of love, hearts with doves, hearts with well wishes and hearts within hearts! You can even get a chocolate box with chocolate hearts individually wrapped inside. If your Valentine has a sweet tooth they carry many other options in addition to chocolate. Check out their website or stop in on your way back to The Sagamore to see all they have to offer.
Jacques Torres Chocolate: Jaques Torres is located on 74th and Amsterdam and is filled with tons of chocolaty treats for the Upper West Side to enjoy. Almost anything you can imagine, they have and it’s covered in the finest chocolate. Some of their popular items include chocolate covered pretzels, chocolate covered almonds, macadamia nuts, raisins and more! They also have chocolate graham crackers, chocolate covered marshmallows and of course malt balls. They have several different options of chocolate bars and also have gift boxes prepared or ones you can create yourself! In addition to chocolate they make cookies, assorted caramels and rich hot chocolate. You can visit their website to see all of the different chocolaty options that you can pick up this Valentine’s Day!