This year, although Valentine’s Day will be a somewhat quieter affair, there is no doubt that any opportunity to spread love and happiness is warmly welcomed. We have put together this gift guide to assist you in bringing some swoon into your very own living room.
Gráinne Mullins has created the most sensational Chocolate Hearts to mark Valentines Day and beyond in sweet style. These luscious creations are every chocolate lovers dream gift. Choose from three different flavours but the our word for it, the Grá mo chroí is out of this world. Described as … “A silky white chocolate shell, encasing a champagne Turkish delight would be a match made in heaven but with the smooth raspberry ganache this is the most tempting treat for the 14th of February.This premium chocolate has been carefully created to take your senses on a journey of indulgent discovery.”
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Launched late last year, Gourmet Gifts is a sister company of the award winning Gourmet Food Parlour. Choose from a range carefully curated boxes of treats for him and for her that include tasty treats such as Butlers Chocolates, Prosecco, luxury items from the Handmade Soap Company and much more.
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The Merrion Hotel
TheTaste.ie have partnered with the Five Star Merrion Hotel to bring you “Love Tea”
We are delighted to announce we have added a very special Afternoon Tea to our taste experiences namely the Merrion’s ‘Love Tea’. You can enjoy a menu of Selected Teas, Tasty Sandwiches, Merrion Scones and Tea Breads and Chef Paul Kelly’s Stunning LOVE Pastries. This is the perfect treat to savour in the comfort of your own home or garden and makes the prefect gift to brighten up someone’s day.
After placing your order by phone 24 hours in advance, you will be given a time for collection. For an additional charge the Merrion can also arrange delivery in the Greater Dublin area.
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Celtic Whiskey Shop
If you are looking to source a special bottle, Celtic Whiskey Shop are the purveyors of the finest spirits available to buy in Ireland. With an unrivalled selection to choose from, you are sure to find something to suit even the most discerning of spirit lovers.
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What better way to show your love this Valentine’s Day than with the gift of chocolate? Certain to put a smile on their face, a gift of Lily O’Brien’s chocolates is the perfect way to say ‘I love you’ on February 14th. Choose from the Desserts Collection, Petit Desserts Collection, or Crispy Hearts, and let Lily O’Brien’s help you show your love for someone special this year.
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The Shelbourne Florist
From the talented floristry team behind The Shelbourne Hotels iconic in-house floral displays, The Shelbourne Florist is on hand to help spread the love this Valentines weekend.
To arrange your bespoke bouquet please contact the hotel directly on +353 1 663 4500 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
NearlySisters are a relatively new, Kildare based gifting company. Curating gorgeous Gift Bundles for all occasions comprised of their own beautifully branded products along side the likes of John Ryan ceramics, Green Angel skincare and Newbridge Silverware to name but a few. And the best part is everything is wrapped in eco friendly packaging.
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The Lismore Food Company
Sensual snacking awaits – Beguile and bedazzle those you love with an extraordinary Lismore hat box jam-packed with love, joy & exceptional deliciousness. From luxurious hot chocolate to naughty nibbles, this decadent and vibrant hat-box hamper has it all.
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Box of Joy – Let Love Grow is a special collaboration with Irish calligrapher Sarah O’Dea – a hand illustrated piece you can frame for your home. This box also includes a pair of beautiful Danish tapered candles along with ten beebombs that you can plant in your garden to hopefully give you a beautiful collection of native Irish wildflowers come Summer!
Boxes of Joy start at €37.50.
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A delicious box of handmade romantic sweet treats that includes 12 mouth-watering pastries to share or to give to your special someone. In the wise words of Overends Kitchen, “All you need in life is love but a little chocolate now and again doesn’t hurt.”
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Bloom Magic specialise in creating a one-of-a-kind experience with their freshly-cut luxury flowers for flower delivery throughout Ireland. Located and operating from Dublin, they have carefully designed intricate and lavish hand-tied bouquets to ensure they leave a lasting impression on the lucky recipient.
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