Best Valentine’s Day gifts for food lovers
Treat your loved one to an inspired foodie gift. Our special selection includes sophisticated kitchenware, fun cookie cutters and decadent letterbox brownies
Looking for Valentine’s Day gift ideas for your favourite foodie? Treat your partner, loved one or best friend to our pick of gifts, including romantic meal kits from our favourite chefs, indulgent edible treats and great-value gifts to give on the day. We have plenty of gifts to deliver to treat your Valentine from afar, as well as our guide to the best chocolate gifts or special best champagne gifts.
Valentine’s Day falls on Wednesday, 14 February, so one gift idea is to prepare a special meal for you and your loved one to enjoy. Check out our romantic meal ideas, date night recipes, Valentine’s Day cocktails and effortless Valentine's Day menu ideas. If you want to celebrate with cake, we've tested out the best online cake delivery services too. Now discover the most romantic UK hotels.
Best Valentine’s Day gift ideas 2024
Biscuiteers Art of Love biscuit tin
- Available from Biscuiteers (£39.95)
Have you ever seen a prettier biscuit tin? Inspired by famous artists from around the world, each heart-shaped shortbread biscuit is hand-decorated with a creative design – our favourite is the graphic Mondrian. They’re too gorgeous to eat! And, the signature tin makes for a deliciously sweet keepsake.
Slingsby rhubarb gin
London Dry gin is infused with Yorkshire rhubarb to make this attractive, award-winning gin. It’s the perfect addition to any gin collection at this time of year.
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Amara pink heart bowls
- Available from Oliver Bonas (£37.50)
In three sorbet pink shades, these lovely bowls are the perfect nod to romance. Use for dips and crisps, or fill with marshmallows and fruit ready for dipping in chocolate fondue.
The Real Cure letterbox charcuterie selection
- Available from Not on the High Street (£34)
Why not put together your own charcuterie board and choose a nice bottle of wine for a romantic evening in. Try this flavoured-packed charcuterie from Dorset. The punchy smoked sloe and garlic venison salami is a winner.
Fortnum & Mason caramels selection
- Available from Fortnum & Mason (£30)
That classic Valentine’s Day gift – a box of chocolates – gets a luxe upgrade. This delectable Fortnum’s caramels selection contains 24 milk and dark offerings in 12 different flavours, from buttery salted caramel to fruity rhubarb, raspberry or elderflower.
Fortnum & Mason (£30)
Apple love heart print
- Available from Iamfy (from £15)
Brighten up walls with this simple and colourful apple heart print that's perfect for hanging in a kitchen. Plus, for an environmentally friendly bonus, Fy! will plant a tree for every print sold.
Iamfy (from £15)
Inverroche living giving gift pack
- Available from Spirits Kiosk (£37.95)
A boozy gift with a sustainable heart. One for gin fans, South African gin brand Inverroche have paired a bottle of their delicately floral Verdant gin with a packet of wildflower seeds – a twist on giving a classic bouquet. Plant the wildflower seed bomb to enjoy flowers while creating new habitats for bees to protect the UK’s biodiversity.
Spirits Kiosk (£37.95)
The Sweet Roasting Tin by Rukmini Iyer
The latest in this successful roasting tin series by Rukmini Iyer gives the premise a sweet twist and is filled with 75 one-tray recipes. A pretty addition to any cookbook collection, it’s got everything from brownies and traybakes, to cookies and crumbles.
- Available from Master of Malt (£45.56)
Want to celebrate Valentine's Day with pink gin?
- Pinot noir gin
- Pink grapefruit gin
- Rhuabrb gin
Heart ravioli stamp
- Available from Sous Chef (£6.49)
Ravioli, but make it heart-shaped.
Sous Chef (£6.49)
Blossoms rhubarb syrup
- Available from Blossoms Syrup (£6.85)
Add a touch of pink to your Valentine’s cocktails with intense Buckinghamshire-made rhubarb fruit syrup. Great with just water, it’s also delicious in a rhubarb gin sour or drizzled over ice cream.
Blossoms Syrup (£6.85)
- Available from Glut (£48)
Looking for a Valentine's gift that lasts a bit longer than chocolate? There's no better way to symbolise your flourishing love than with a thriving young fig tree. The romantic shape of the fig adds a special touch, and the tree is delivered alongside a jar of the finest fig jam, perfect for breakfast in bed. Make a pretty fig tart with your figs.
The Chocolatier strawberry and vanilla chocolate box
- Available from The Chocolatier (£13.50)
You can’t go wrong with chocolates on Valentine’s Day. This chic box contains nine decorative, heart-shaped dark chocolates each filled with strawberry jam and vanilla chocolate ganache. Irresistible.
The Chocolatier (£13.50)