Valentine's Idea no. 4 * Chocolate!

{As featured on Sweet Life in The Valley's Studio 5 segment}

You can watch our Studio 5 Chocolate Segment here

Everyone loves Chocolate or at least almost everyone. Here are some of our favorite chocolates for Valentine's Day. Every one is worth a try.

You may recognize Startups big jumbo lollipop from the Sundance Resort Deli or your favorite scrapbook store but did you know that their Opera Bar was first made by Startup's in 1895. Ripley's Believe it or Not named it the first filled candy bar in America. It is filled with a cream chocolate strawberry and vanilla. Provo Utah was once called Candy City because of Startup’s Candy.

V Chocolates put together a beautiful red heart box of caramels and chocolate truffles for Valentine's Day. They make their chocolates with the finest Belgian Chocolate. Be sure to enter our giveaway for a box of these yummy Valentine's Day treat starting Friday.

For the serious chocolate lover an award winning Bean to Bar Chocolate maker. They travel around the word to choose the finest beans from places like Madagascar and Bali brings them back to Orem and creates these fine artisan chocolate bars using vintage European equipment. They first started with dark chocolate but are now have just started making a milk chocolate too.

Chocolot Artisan Chocolates

Chocolot makes artisan chocolates with the finest ingredients. They create pretty chocolate with colored cocoa butter. You can get Chocolot Chocolates in Utah at
The Rose Shop
Les Madeleine Bakery
State Capitol Gift shop
Beehive CheeseMcKay-Dee Hospital gift shop

You can order all of these chocolate treats online on their websites. Happy Valentine's Day!

Special Thanks to Rob Larkin from The Rose Shop for those beautiful flowers we had on the set today on Studio 5.
The Rose Shop - Salt Lake City 260 E. South Temple SLC, UT 84111 (801) 363-ROSE (7673)
The Rose Shop Cottage - Sandy 1910 E. 10600 S. Sandy, UT 84092 (801) 501-ROSE (7673)


Jenny said...

You did a great job on Studio 5! Nice blog.

Anonymous said...

I saw you on Studio 5 and I am so glad I found your blog. You have the greatest ideas and I can't wait to explore!

Joan said...

Who can resist a segment about chocolate. Good job April!

Becky said...

i loved this segment! i can't wait to try that opera bar. i'm actually thinking up a cupcake recipe that was inspired by your segment picks!

happy v-day weekend!

rookie cookie said...

Opera Bars are the ultimate. My husband is a Startup, so we seem to have Opera Bars a lot.