While a heart shaped box of chocolates is the go-to Valentine’s Day choice when it comes to sweet treats, you don’t have to limit your search for a sweet gift.

Here are 3 sweet treats available in Kitsilano right now.

Cartem’s Donuterie

3040 West Broadway | 604-428-6372 | www.cartems.com

Nothing says Valentine’s Day like a donut and Cartem’s on West Broadway has got three special ones to choose from. On top of this stack is a champagne glazed donut with raspberry pearls and white chocolate drizzle ($3.25). In the middle is ‘Mexican Hot Chocolate’ – a chocolate cake donut with dark chocolate drizzle and spicy feuilletine ($3.25). And last but not least is a strawberry jelly stuffed donut with fondant hearts ($3.75).

Cupcakes

2887 West Broadway | 604-974-1300 | www.originalcupcakes.com

Cupcakes has a couple options for Valentine’s Day. The ‘Love Me Bear’ cupcake (pictured) is a fluffy bear cake made using their signature cupcake recipe then decorated in buttercream and chocolate pearls. Designed to be shared by two, these teddy bear cakes are $15 each. Too cutesy? Cupcakes also has a Mini Cupcake Heart Box for $10 that comes with 3 chocolate, 3 sweet 16, and 3 red velvet mini cupcakes.

Chocolate Arts

1620 West 3rd Avenue | 604-739-0475 | www.chocolatearts.com

Chocolate Arts knows a thing or two about Valentine’s Day and has a huge selection of specialty items for cupid’s favorite day. From their $65 Crimson Heart heart shaped box filled with 32 assorted chocolates to their $13 Nuts About You selection of their 7 most popular nut chocolates, Chocolate Arts has you covered. Pictured is a $26 Love Bug available in semi-solid dark or milk chocolate.

What other sweet treats have you seen in Kitsilano? Let us know and we’ll highlight three more before the big day.

Last modified: February 9, 2017

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