I've already shared a list of DIY truffle recipes, but if you'd rather buy than bake, here are some suggestions. There's some great chocolates, of course, as well as a few cute-yet-functional items that just may lead to getting breakfast in the morning. (I'm talking about heart-shaped pancake molds. Sheesh.)
'gift guides' on Serious Eats
When pulling together this list of great gifts for aspiring pastry chefs, I felt like a kid in a candy store. We pastry folks love our toys, so if you've got someone like that on your list, rest assured that you'll have lots to choose from. Click through the slideshow to find gifts ranging from stocking stuffer everyday items, to fancy, specialty molds, luxury ingredients, and some seriously awesome upgrades for the sweet folks on your list.
Gifts for your favorite chocolate lover.