These Valentine’s day candy and candy ideas will have everyone falling in love with you! Over 20 Easy homemade recipes that taste incredible and perfect for that special someone or yourself!
Although the Valentine’s date of February 14th has been around since the mid-1800’s, it wasn’t until 1860s that giving candy become associated with it. Cadbury, and its founder John Cadbury, cottoned on the connection between this date and giving chocolate and capitalized on it.
Not only did Cadbury jump start the candy giving on Valentine’s day trend, they also were pioneers in the heart shaped candy boxes. In 1861, John Cadbury’s son Richard created the first ever box of chocolate in the shape of a heart.
Anything heart shaped is extremely popular on Valentine’s day, but nothing beats homemade white chocolate and peanut butter fudge. It’s sweet, slightly salty, and who can ever say no to homemade candy? Here is how to make it.