Valentine’s Day Present Information for NYC Lovers
Valentine’s Day is this Sunday! If you are still looking for a gift for your Valentine or you want to take care of yourself, we cover you. From heart-shaped pizza and handmade cocktails to unique experiences and delicious desserts, Untapped New York has collected some of the best Valentine’s Day gifts you can get here in New York!
1. Love letterhead by Angelina Paris NYC
Photo courtesy of Angelina Paris
It is always exciting to receive an envelope in the mail, but even more so if that envelope is actually a pastry. This delicious Love Letter pastry was created by Angelina Paris, a famous Parisian hot chocolate shop and desserts with a brand new location in New York. The delicious yogurt mousse contains creamy vanilla, currant berry, raspberry and a more economical cookie. It is coated with a crispy white chocolate shell.
This specialty pastry is only available at the Angelina Paris Manhattan store. While you are there, you can see the whole selection of delicious pastries. The Love Letter confectionery will be available for a limited time, from February 6 to February 15.
Dedicate flowers to Central Park
You can dedicate a bunch of tulips or narcissus to the one you love in Central Park! Donations of $ 50 ($ 1 per bulb) will go to planting and caring for the flowers. A personalized ecard or physical certificate will be sent to the person you honor. To make your gift, visit the Central Park website Visit Conservancy here or email [email protected] For more information.
3. Brooklyn Secret
Impress your Valentine with an adventure in the most exciting hidden places of Brooklyn! Secret Brooklyn will be your guide to some of the city’s strangest locations, such as a robotic church, a hidden rooftop garden, the smallest cemetery in New York. The book is accompanied by an autograph by the authors and you can include a custom message! Receive FREE SHIPPING with code BROOKLYN. With 150 places to explore, this book, written by Untapped New York founder Michelle Young and CEO of Augusta Pasquet, has all the inspiration you need to make unique Valentine dates!
4. Tollbooth Cocktail
Threesome Tollbooth is a super hidden cocktail bar in Brooklyn with space for just three people, a bartender and two guests. While the bar is currently closed, you can still enjoy their creative preparations by ordering online. New bottles are released every Monday at 13:00. They are delivered locally to New York every Thursday and are available for shipping nationwide.
For Valentine’s Day, you can order a Tollbooth for Two: Date Night Kit, which includes three 200ml bottle-aged cocktails, three snack bars, two cocktail coupes, stage setting tools, activities, prompts and a mix. There are also some surprise items in the box that the bar does not mention!
5. Heart-shaped pizza
Photo Courtesy of Yes Way Rosé x Williamsburg Pizza
The New York-based wine and lifestyle brand Yes Way Rosé and the Brooklyn-based Williamsburg Pizza have teamed up to bring the New Yorkers a limited edition Valentine’s Eve set. The package includes a heart-shaped pizza, a bottle of Yes Way Rosé Bubbles and a limited edition pink wine of Yes Way Rosé. This collaboration kit is available for purchase on Valentine’s Day, Sunday, February 14th. Do not wait to order your own! This kit will only be available for the duration of the supplies.
6. Untapped New York Insiders Gift subscription
Already watched everything on your movie list? Take a look at the movie night at home embracing your Valentine to see the virtual chats and tours of Untapped New York. From book talks to live tours of places like City Reliquary and Elizabeth Street Garden, as a member of the Untapped New York Insiders Gift, Valentine can access more than 100 on-demand virtual events. Unused New York Insiders also have access to unlimited live virtual experiences every month for just $ 10 a month. Upcoming events include a background tour of the Tenement Museum and a discussion on the history of baseball in New York among many others! Do you just want to try it? You can buy a one-time ticket to one of our upcoming virtual events for $ 10.
7. Love with theme Handmade designer masks
Courtesy of Industry City
This Valentine’s Day, SwatchHub, an embroidery and embellishment studio in Industry City, wants to help you spread the love, not spread germs. The creative studio has added face masks to the collection of handmade items. For Valentine’s Day, you can give or take your own love-themed face mask.
The holiday design depicted contains the word “Love” repeatedly embroidered with beads in writing. This “Love Mask” is double layer and machine washable. Each mask is handmade and custom made in Brooklyn.
8. A romantic walk across the Brooklyn Bridge
Make an appointment for the walking tour of the Unapped New Secrets of the Brooklyn Bridge. As you walk hand in hand along the bridge and enjoy incredible views of the Manhattan skyline, the Untapped New York expert guide will reveal hidden features of the bridge and amazing stories from its history. Learn about the bridge’s abandoned Cold War shelter and secret champagne vaults, hear about the alleged curse family who designed the bridge, discover the website of America’s first White House and much more!
Looking for more adventure with the one you love? Buy an unused New York gift card that can be applied to any of our tours! You can also use a gift card to book your own private tour for you and your loved one.
9. Craft cheeses
Courtesy of Chelsea Market
Saxelby Cheesemongers, the first American New York cheese on the Chelsea market. This Valentine’s Day, create a picnic at home with a selection of farms and craft cheeses. Pick and choose your own or order an elaborate gift box with specially selected items from the store.
One option is the New Yorker (shown above), which features three of the finest cheeses, crackers and honey all made here in New York. Saxelby cheeses and gift boxes can be shipped nationwide through their website or delivered locally within New York via Mercato.
10. Ode to La Rose
Courtesy of Ode a La Rose
Need something fast? Order a bouquet of roses from Ode a La Rose and deliver it the same day! In New York City, your gift is safely delivered to the Ode a la Rose gift box. Beautiful flower arrangements can also be shipped nationwide. This Valentine’s Day, the Ode a La Rose has a wide variety of bouquets to choose from, from twelve classic red roses to a range of purple Japanese sweet peas. You can also send a gift box for Valentine’s Day, which includes a Preserved Rose Arrangement in a vase of gold rose, dark chocolate, French macaroni and an A Garden scented candle.