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Sweets Gift Guide 2014 - Sugar Sweet Gifts

By Lawrence Davis

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Constellation Chocolate Collection

25 Amazing Chefs, One Incredible Valentine

Description: This once-in-­a-­lifetime collaboration is as unique as your loved one. Alice Waters, Gary Danko, Michael Tusk and 22 award-winning chefs have come together to create a limited-edition constellation of artisan chocolates to benefit charity: water. For each curated chocolate box sold, $45 will bring safe drinking water to communities around the world. This rare collection is a luxurious indulgence and unique glimpse into the creative genius of these legendary chefs. An elegant gift box is included and quantities are limited.

Price: $100.00 Visit the Website

Clever Hen's Creative Baker Basket

Creative Baker Basket from Clever Hen

Description: This is a baker's dream come true! 8 - 12 oz. packages of the finest quality chocolate, butterscotch and petite mint chips - all made by re-known Guittard Chocolate. Plus you can choose to include the famed Sonoma Syrup's Vanilla Crush vanilla extract - the vanilla that is so special that it has extra flavor bursts of the actual vanilla bean! Thrill your baking friends with the best gift ever. The lucky recipient will squeal with delight over all the treats they can make. • Maxi Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips, 12 oz • Gourmet White Chocolate Chips, 12 oz • Mini Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips, 12 oz • Petite Mint Pastel Chips w/Non Pariel, 12 oz • Maxi Milk Chocolate Chips, 12 oz • Butterscotch Chips, 12 oz • Bittersweet Chocolate Chips, 12 oz • Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips, 12 oz • Sonona Syrup Vanilla Bean Crush vanilla extract, 8 oz Basket is wrapped in cellophane and a beautiful hand-made bow is added to complete this tasty gift.

Price: $65.95 Visit the Website

NYC Dessert Tour- An Experiential Gift Perfect For Any Occasion!

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Description: Sugartooth Tours is the premier dessert tasting food tour company in New York City. We combine culinary and cultural history with the best desserts in NYC. We guide our guests to the best off the beaten path hidden gems that guests probably wouldn't find on there own. Even locals are surprised by the new shops that we feature. A Sugartooth dessert tour is the perfect excursion for any dessert loving family member, friend, or co-worker. Our tours are great for locals having a "stay-cation", for anyone visiting NYC, and make great Valentines Day, holiday, or birthday gifts. We also do private tours group tours for birthdays, bachelor/bachelorette parties, office team building excursions, dating mixers, and more! Our tours include at least 6 delicious tastings as well as a large helping of NYC history- both cultural and culinary. Year round we offer our "Find Heaven in Hell's Kitchen" Dessert Tasting Tour. We offer multiple seasonal tours: Sweetheart's Sweet Tour in February, a "Cupcake Crawl Across Manhattan" April-August, "Ice Cream Summer Sundays" Frozen Treats tour July-September, and our Holiday Market Tour November-December. Tours run 90+ minutes long, are $50 and include 6 tastings. For any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. Feel free to check out our website, www.sugartoothtours.com or email us at [email protected]

Price: $50.00 Visit the Website

CookieDaddy's Elegant Gift Boxes

A Celebrity Favorite: CookieDaddy's Gift Boxes

Description: You are a Big Hit when you send your clients, friends and family members CookieDaddy Gift Boxes. We promise. Each of our cookies has layers of flavors that make your taste buds come alive. Only the highest quality ingredients go into our cookies and they are all natural with no preservatives. Your gift arrives artfully wrapped in our signature red box and ribbons with a personalized gold card to your recipient. Your gift reflects your "exceptional taste and style." You can even tell them that CookieDaddy is a favorite cookie company with celebrities at GBK's Celebrity Oscars and Emmys Gift Lounges. You can choose The Brownie Cookie Collection, Tropical Delight, The Sampler, The Tasting, Chocolate Lover's Dream and/or The Big Daddy. CookieDaddy awaits your choices.

Price: $45.00 to $125.00 Visit the Website

Dear Coco Chocolate's Around The World Truffle Collection

Dear Coco's 12 piece Around the World Truffle Collection

Description: This stunning signature assortment of Dear Coco Chocolate’s most popular handcrafted, all natural truffles blends premium Belgian dark chocolate with bold global flavors, using ingredients sourced from around the world. Contains one piece of each of the following truffle flavors: • Belgian Chocolate Velvet • Kyoto Green Pearl • Mauna Loa Salted Caramel • Milano Double Espresso • Mumbai Masala Chai • New Orleans Bananas Foster • Peppermint Powerball • Peruvian Peanut • Polynesian Toasted Coconut • Puebla Hot Chocolate • Smoky Mountain • Tahiti Lime Dear Coco Chocolate transports you around the world through chocolate. Our blends of premium Belgian dark chocolate with bold global flavors allow your taste buds to embark on chocolate adventures from across the world, no passport required. Even our name Dear Coco is intended as a love letter to chocolate, written from abroad. Our award winning chocolates are all natural, dairy free, gluten free, vegan/beegan, kosher certified and 100% handcrafted in small batches without corn syrup, trans fats or preservatives.

Price: $25.50 Visit the Website

Tortuga Rum Cake

Tortuga Rum Cake available on www.CaribbeanShoppingChannel.com

Description: Available from the Caribbean Shopping Channel, the world's premiere Caribbean shopping destination with a whole section full of Caribbean foods, coffees and spices, Tortuga Original Rum Cake, is baked in the Caribbean with only the finest ingredients, including imported walnuts. Each rum cake is hand-glazed with special 5-year-old, oak barrel aged Tortuga Gold Rum then vacuum sealed to lock in the delicious freshness. In addition to the beloved original flavor, this unique treat is also available in flavors such as Coconut, Key Lime Pie and Orange. The 6-Piece Variety Pack of 4oz miniature rum cakes is a wonderful stand-alone present, or great for stocking stuffers for everybody on your list!

Price: $24.95 Visit the Website

Mrs. Prindable's Handmade Confections

Mrs. Prindable's Milk Chocolate Delight Jumbo Apple

Description: Known for handmade, jumbo caramel apples, Mrs. Prindable's has stunning, artfully-designed chocolates, caramels and toffees for every occasion. With its elegant and innovative packaging, Mrs. Prindable’s gourmet caramel apples are perfect for gift giving or entertaining, and offer a deliciously personal way to celebrate a special occasion or to send "just because". "Apple of the Month" programs are a great option for sending a monthly treat to that special person. Items can be ordered via mrsprindables.com and shipped within 2 days. Pricing for items start at $22.95 and go up from there with baskets and gift sets for a variety of occasions.

Price: $22.95 to $399.95 Visit the Website

Shari'sBerries Gourmet Dipped Strawberries

Shari's Berries Gourmet Dipped Fancy Strawberries

Description: This Valentine's Day, treat yourself and your better half to the perfect romantic treat! Celebrate each other this February with Shari's Berries for a gift that is always enjoyable. These gourmet dipped strawberries can be ordered by dozen and half dozen options are available as well. In addition to strawberries, Shari's Berries has a number of treats to offer that are perfect for Valentine's Day including dipped cookies, pretzels, apples and more!

Price: $19.99 to $99.99 Visit the Website

Hand Decorated Sugar Cookie Bouquet

Sweet Valentine Cookie Bouquet

Description: For 30 years Cookies by Design, the original Cookie bouquet company, has been delighting customers with unique cookie bouquets, baskets and gifts. “Sweet Valentine”: Our delicious freshly baked, hand decorated sugar cookie bouquet features HEARTS, STRIPES, POLKA-DOTS and SWIRLS. This is certainly the sweet way to say “Happy Valentine’s Day!” Hand delivery available in most areas. Available in Gluten Free.

Price: $18.00 to $99.00 Visit the Website

Spoonable Confectionery Sauces

Spoonable Chewy Sesame Caramel Sauce

Description: Spoonable, Brooklyn’s Saucy Caramel!, handcrafts five decadent caramel sauces and one buttery Brooklyn Butterscotch. Our caramel sauces include classic Salty, Spicy Chili, Chewy Sesame, Peppered Orange and Flowery Lavender. We source the best quality ingredients possible, never adding any preservatives or thickeners. Spoonable’s caramel sauces pair beautifully with both sweet and savory foods, as a glaze on slow-cooked Boston butt, as a cheese pairing or just as a dip for fruit. Spoonable is about creamy sweetness, fun, indulgence, exploration. Caramel is not just about ice cream anymore!

Price: $11.00 to $12.50 Visit the Website

Dorinda's Chocolates

Sea Salt Caramels

Description: Dorinda's Chocolates are handcrafted, pure chocolate decadence. Each piece is hand-dipped using only the finest quality chocolate in the world, celebrating the traditional art of chocolatiers across the globe. Dorinda uses only the purest of ingredients in her award-winning and favorite creations such as Sea Salt Caramels, signature Chocolate Covered Cherries, specialty truffles, creative seasonal treats plus The Kraken, a mouthwatering hazelnut praline. In addition to the 30-40 different types of chocolates that are each carefully crafted over two to three days that she now features, Dorinda's Chocolates also offers a Chocolate of the Month Club, plus English toffees, peanut brittles, caramels, and chocolate-dipped fruits, nuts, and espresso beans. Please visit Dorindaschocolates.com for the full array of offerings, or call 775-432-2024 for more information.

Price: $10.00 Visit the Website

Choctal Single-Origin Chocolate And Vanilla Ice Creams

Four origins currently available.

Description: Chocolate. Vanilla. Together, the essence of Choctál’s single-origin, indulgent ice creams. Intense, distinct, and with fully rounded flavors, Choctál’s rich and luscious ice creams highlight differences among cacao and vanilla grown in the world’s diverse rainforests. From the moment you taste Choctál, you will realize that this ice cream is decidedly different. Are we “the perfect chocolate ice cream” as proclaimed by Gourmet’s Ruth Reichl? A single taste will tell you. Join us on our worldwide journey. From Mexico to Madagascar and beyond, we promise to delight your palate as we strive to make a positive impact on our planet.

Price: $9.00 to $11.00 Visit the Website

Barry’s Gourmet Brownies – The Fudgiest Brownies EVER!

Small Double Chocolate Chunk Gift Box 6 (2oz) Brownies

Description: Based out of St. Petersburg, FL – Barry’s Gourmet Brownies specializes in making the fudgiest brownies with only the finest ingredients to provide the highest freshness, quality and taste – nationwide. Currently you can find them in select convenience stores, grocery stores, restaurants and entertainment venues across the country. If you’re looking for the perfect gift for the chocolate lover in your life, look no further! These gourmet brownies are “the choice” indulgent snack to satisfy your desires.

Price: $8.99 to $34.95 Visit the Website

DF Mavens Is The World's Finest Dairy-free Ice Cream. It Is Perfect For Vegans And Those Who Are Lactose Intolerant.

World's Finest Dairy-Free Ice Cream

Description: DF Mavens is the world's finest dairy-free ice cream. It is perfect for vegans and those who are lactose intolerant. They also have a sugar free line. Some flavors include Mocha Almond Chip, Caramel Apple Almond, and Sicilian Hazelnut Truffle, among other great blends. The journey resulting in DF MAVENS has been one of passion, dedication and obsession. Years have been spent combing the world for the finest and healthiest ingredients, relentlessly searching out every possible tip for every possible flavor and component. This journey has paid off! Now, as part of FAL FOODS WORLDWIDE family of companies, DF MAVENS is a non-dairy frozen dessert product that has no equal.

Price: $7.99 to $8.99 Visit the Website

Pure Vanilla Extract

Madécasse Pure Vanilla Extract

Description: Preferred by professional pastry chefs and bakers, Madécasse’s Pure Vanilla Extract is made with two times the beans of regular extracts and are hand-cultivated on the northeast coast of Madagascar for a one-of-a-kind aroma and complex, floral flavor. Pure Vanilla Extract is sold in 2 oz., 4 oz. and 8 oz. varieties and can be purchased at Whole Foods Markets nationwide and online at www.madecasse.com. Madécasse is a creator of high-quality, bean-to-bar chocolate and vanilla products that are grown and made in Madagascar.

Price: $6.49 to $15.99 Visit the Website

Sofi Finalist For "Outstanding Cookie", Klara's Gourmet Cookies' Chewy Coconut Macaroons Make A Sweet Gift!

Klara's Gourmet Cookies' Chewy Coconut Macaroons

Description: Klara’s Gourmet Cookies has been named a Finalist in the “Outstanding Cookie’ category in the Specialty Food Association’s 2014 sofi™ Award competition, one taste of this all natural and gluten free treat and you will see why. “It is truly an honor that my family recipe is being recognized in such a way.” Says Klara Sotonova” Each cookie is truly made with love and we are excited about this recognition as we continue to share with the world the treats that have given my family so much joy for generations”. Klara's rich Czech baking traditions were passed down from her grandmother, as it had been done in her family for generations. It is that tradition she now brings to you. The Chewy Coconut Macaroons are just one of the many varieties sold by Klara's Gourmet Cookies, all make the perfect gift idea for any occasion.

Price: $6.00 to $79.95 Visit the Website

Salted Almond

Madécasse Salted Almond

Description: Madécasse, creator of high-quality, bean-to-bar chocolate and vanilla products grown and made in Madagascar, is giving chocolate lovers another reason to rejoice with the debut of its newest addition: Salted Almond. Made with a rare heirloom variety cocoa, Salted Almond features deliciously smooth 63 percent dark chocolate that’s sprinkled with roasted almond nibs and sea salt for a gourmet twist on traditional chocolate and almonds. The luscious new flavor is Fair for Life certified and has four times the impact of fair trade cocoa. Salted Almond and other Madécasse products can be purchased at Whole Foods Markets nationwide and online at www.madecasse.com.

Price: $5.99 Visit the Website

Toasted Coconut

Madécasse Toasted Coconut

Description: Made with crunchy flakes of real toasted coconut, Madécasse’s Toasted Coconut is paired with a dark and fruity 70 percent chocolate for a bold, tropical experience. Made with a rare heirloom variety cocoa, Toasted Coconut is Fair for Life certified and has four times the impact of fair trade cocoa. Toasted Coconut and other Madécasse products can be purchased at Whole Foods Markets nationwide and online at www.madecasse.com. Madécasse is a creator of high-quality, bean-to-bar chocolate and vanilla products that are grown and made in Madagascar.

Price: $5.99 Visit the Website

Sea Salt & Nibs

Madécasse Sea Salt & Nibs

Description: Madécasse’s Sea Salt & Nibs is made with crushed cocoa bean nibs and a light dusting of sea salt for an addicting, savory crunch. Made with a rare, heirloom variety cocoa, this bar amplifies the flavors of pure, Madagascar cocoa and is Fair for Life certified with four times the impact of fair trade cocoa. Sea Salt & Nibs and other Madécasse products can be purchased at Whole Foods Markets nationwide and online at www.madecasse.com. Madécasse is a creator of high-quality, bean-to-bar chocolate and vanilla products that are grown and made in Madagascar.

Price: $5.99 Visit the Website

Gray Sea Salt Caramels In Dark Chocolate

Gray Sea Salt caramels in rich dark chocolate

Description: Amella Cocoa Butter Caramels are made from scratch with superior ingredients, sourced as locally as possible. Our original caramel is hand made with raw blue agave nectar in place of corn syrup. Then it is smothered in rich dark chocolate. The secret ingredient to our new Agave Caramel is pure cocoa butter. It helps create a unique consistency, like a caramel and truffle hybrid. Lastly we sprinkle them with Sel Gris, a high mineral content salt hand harvested off the coast of Brittany, France. Your taste buds will find the silky texture and decadent flavor impossible to resist. -6 pcs. of caramel per box(2.8 oz) -Earth Friendly Box of 6 pieces per box -Hand made using Organic Blue Weber Agave Nectar -Pure Cocoa Butter -All Natural, 0% trans fat Certified Kosher (OU) -Corn Syrup Free -Made with Gluten Free Ingredients

Price: $5.99 to $10.00 Visit the Website

Coolhaus Ice Cream

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Description: Coolhaus Architecturally Inspired Ice Cream. WHAT IS COOLHAUS?OUR STORYHOW IT ALL HAPPENS COOLHAUS is a triple entendre – a play on three of our favorites: [1] Bauhaus, an influential modernist design movement of the 1920′s and 30′s. [2] Rem Koolhaas, the famous Dutch Architect and Theorist who challenged the mantra "Form follows function" [3] "Cool house," isn't that what you're eating – an ice cream sandwich deconstructed into a cookie roof and floor slab with ice cream walls?

Price: $5.00 to $60.00 Visit the Website

Foxy's Frozen Yogurt

Four Foxy Flavors!

Description: Foxy’s Pash is a guilt-free alternative to fattening, high-calorie ice creams, and contains live cultures (which aid digestion and boost immunity). Made with real California milk, Foxy’s Pash is rich and creamy, yet contains only half the calories, fat, and sugar of most name-brand ice creams. Nothing Like a Hot Pash! ‘Pash’ is an Australian term for smooching. Foxy’s knows that not all pashes are the same-- some pashes are romantic, some are fun, and some are just downright naughty. Foxy’s Frozen Yogurt puts the sensations of a pash into a delectable dessert. You can never have too many pashes in a day, or in your freezer! Feel the Love in These Flavors! For every fancy or feeling, Foxy’s has a flavor (complete with cheeky advice on how to score a pash or two): Let spoonfuls of Sassy Pash (vanilla bean with real strawberries) melt in your mouth, or treat yourself to a Sneaky Pash (wild berry frozen yogurt with chocolate flakes) made with real berries and chocolate. Cheeky Pash (a blend of mango and passion fruit) is the perfect treat for bikini season or everyday indulgence, and Naughty Pash (honeycomb flavors with chunks of caramel) satiates sweet cravings guilt-free!

Price: $4.99 Visit the Website

Sugar Bowl Bakery

Sugar Bowl Bakery Petite Brownie Bites

Description: Sugar Bowl Bakery is a family owned business based in San Francisco offering one-of-a-kind baked treats that are available at a number of national retailers. Among its many popular products, Sugar Bowl Bakery offers a decadent Petite Brownie Bite. The Petite Brownie Bites are little bite sized pieces of chocolate heaven! Ready to gobble up right out of the box or warmed up, savor one with a tall glass of cold milk or a bowl of creamy vanilla ice cream!

Price: $4.99 to $8.99 Visit the Website

Lindt Milk Chocolate Bear

Lindt Milk Chocolate Bear

Description: Lindt Bear brings excitement and joy to the Christmas season. Made with Lindt’s Finest Milk Chocolate, the Lindt Bear is lovingly dressed in gold foil and finished with a red ribbon. His friendly smile and kind heart are sure to warm your home this Holiday Season. This chocolate treat is perfect for filling a stocking or decorating a table this Christmas.

Price: $3.99 Visit the Website

Gimbal's Fine Candies Holiday Mix

Gimbal's Holiday Mix Jelly Beans

Description: Gimbal's Holiday Mix Gourmet Jelly Beans are the perfect holiday candy. Each bag is a delicious blend of 6 mouth-watering flavors such as Ho-Ho Holiday Punch, Mrs. Claus' Cool Coconut, Cupid's Candy Apple, Rudolph's Rockin' Raspberry, St. Nick's Cinnamon Spice, and Awesome Apple Crisp. These delicious sweets are made with real fruit juice, bursting with flavor, and are gluten and allergen free!

Price: $3.29 Visit the Website

Mrs. Freshley's Fudge Cremes "Conversation Cookies"

Mrs. Freshley's Fudge Conversation Cookies

Description: Use Mrs. Freshley's delicious Fudge Cremes to create a special saying for your loved one this Valentine's Day. Mrs. Freshley's Fudge Cremes are delectable creme filled fudge cookies and make the perfect platform to create a Valentine's Day treat for that special someone. This quick and easy dessert recipe is the perfect way to let your family or special someone know how you feel in a cute and tasty way. Mrs. Freshley's Conversation Cookies Recipe Ingredients: • Mrs. Freshley’s Fudge Cremes • Heart and letter stencils • Powdered sugar • Sifter Directions: 1. Place stencil on top of a Mrs. Freshley’s Fudge Creme. 2. Sift some powdered sugar over the stencil and Fudge Creme. 3. Remove the stencil, revealing the desired designed.

Price: $2.29 to $2.99 Visit the Website

PEEPS® Patriotic Vanilla Crème Flavored Marshmallow Chicks

PEEPS® Patriotic Vanilla Crème Flavored Marshmallow Chicks

Description: Celebrate summer with fun and iconic PEEPS® that will make any backyard barbecue or picnic get-together complete. PEEPS® can serve as colorful additions to baked goods, adorable accents to camp art projects and decorations, special S’mores treats… or by themselves as a delicious, sweet treat. Try one or all of the seasonal varieties and express your PEEPSONALITY®! (Available nationwide through food, mass and candy retailers in the seasonal candy section.) PEEPS® Patriotic Vanilla Crème Flavored Marshmallow Chicks are perfect for a July 4th celebration, these vanilla crème flavored chicks are speckled with red and blue sugar flecks and are packed with Patriotism! Check out the PEEPS® S’mores recipe on the back of the package!

Price: $2.00 to $2.50 Visit the Website

PEEPS® Bubble Gum Flavored Marshmallow Chicks

PEEPS® Bubble Gum Flavored Marshmallow Chicks

Description: Celebrate summer with fun and iconic PEEPS® that will make any backyard barbecue or picnic get-together complete. PEEPS® can serve as colorful additions to baked goods, adorable accents to camp art projects and decorations, special S’mores treats… or by themselves as a delicious, sweet treat. Try one or all of the seasonal varieties and express your PEEPSONALITY®! (Available nationwide through food, mass and candy retailers in the seasonal candy section.) PEEPS® Bubble Gum Flavored Marshmallow Chicks combine the classic taste of bubble gum with soft, marshmallow goodness for the perfect treat you can eat anytime! (Note that this product does not contain gum.)

Price: $2.00 to $2.50 Visit the Website

Chocolate Cup Filled With Sunflower Seed Butter (Premium Chocolate, Non-GMO)

Sun Cups

Description: In 2008, a man knocked on the door at Seth Ellis Chocolates with a jar of sunflower butter and a challenge: create a candy cup his peanut-allergic son could eat. The chocolatiers got to work, inspired by the idea of a peanut butter cup for everyone. A jar of sunflower butter, a handful of test batches and a day later, they had cracked the code. Sun Cups were born. Being the overachievers they are, the chocolatiers also made their creation all natural, using cacao from Rainforest Alliance Certified™ farms. Milk Chocolate and Dark Chocolate Sun Cups debuted in 2009. And in 2011, we added Milk Chocolate Caramel Cups and Dark Chocolate Mint Cups to the lineup to spread the love to even more dessert-earners worldwide.

Price: $1.99 to $2.39 Visit the Website

PEEPS® Sweet Lemonade Flavored Marshmallow Chicks

PEEPS® Sweet Lemonade Flavored Marshmallow Chicks

Description: Celebrate summer with fun and iconic PEEPS® that will make any backyard barbecue or picnic get-together complete. PEEPS® can serve as colorful additions to baked goods, adorable accents to camp art projects and decorations, special S’mores treats… or by themselves as a delicious, sweet treat. Try one or all of the seasonal varieties and express your PEEPSONALITY®! (Available nationwide through food, mass and candy retailers in the seasonal candy section.) PEEPS® Sweet Lemonade Flavored Marshmallow Chicks are sweet marshmallow, blended with the tangy taste of lemonade to make for a truly refreshing treat. For each purchase, 10 percent will help support the commitment to donate up to $100,000 per year to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation to fight childhood cancer.

Price: $0.99 to $1.29 Visit the Website

Published on Oct 22, 2014

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