Valentine’s Day, well this year it is a Valentine’s Weekend in my book and we plan on celebrating the entire time with loads of sweets! Here is a few of our choices from our local businesses in Tyler.
Chez Bazan Bakery
5930 Old Bullard Rd, Tyler, www.facebook.com/Chez-Bazan-French-Bakery-Cafe
Chocolate Covered Strawberries are always a hit on Valentine’s day. Chez Baz offers these in several different quantities. They are huge and gorgeous. Pair these with their Cookie of the month, the Cherry Embrace or their “Very Strawberry” which is the Cupcake of the month and you will be set for your sugar fix with your sweetie.
Everything is coming up red!
1694 S. Beckham, Tyler, www.facebook.com/Ameliassweetery
New on the scene, Amelia’s is offering large cookies, cupcakes, and more.
“Order sweets for your special someone! 12″ personalized heart shape cookie cake ordered on or before the 11th is only $20, let your sweetheart know how you feel about them! We are also doing chocolate covered strawberries-yum!3 tiered heart shaped decorated cookies and lip-shaped decorated cookies are available too.”
Lip-shaped cookies? How cute!
7212 Old Jacksonville Hwy., Tyler, www.facebook.com/juls903
Want a little (just a little) more substance? Juls is offering a Waffle Bar on Sunday, February 14th! The menu includes a waffle bar, pastry station, omelet station, sandwich station, a carving station, and more! Held 9:30am-2:
Held 9:30am-2:30pm plus it is an All You Can Eat! Reservations available at https://goo.gl/FXGazc.
4744 S. Broadway, Tyler, (903)534-1188, www.popcornjunctiontx.com
Tyler – 903-534-1188
Longview – 903-736-8805
Several holiday flavors are available:
- Valentines Mix – A fantastic blend of Strawberry, Vanilla, and Cotton Candy
- White Chocolate Covered Strawberry
- Dark Chocolate Covered Cherry
They offer these in bags, 1 gallon tins, 2 gallon tins, and several different sizes and styles of baskets.
Need something a little different? Just $3.50 each, Popcorn Junction offers bags of flavored Valentine popcorn! These are heat sealed, decorated favor bags and are great for classroom and teacher gifts.
They offer “Free Local Delivery” Friday, February 12th for Tyler & Longview areas. Orders must be placed by Wednesday, February 10th by calling the store or going online.
Wesley Pruitt Jr Sings your Loved One a Song
Pledging your love to your significant other can be as personal as having a local favorite deliver it personally! Wesley Pruit is doing the LIVE Valentine’s Gram again this year.
Get one song to your Love this Saturday and or Sunday on Valentine’s day for $75. You get the Live Gram and flowers with gram if possible.
5875 Old Bullard Rd., Tyler, (903)561-8988, smallcakestyler.com
Want cake? You know you do! Smallcakes in Tyler offers everything from cupcakes to large cakes. They are incredibly moist every
Smallcakes in Tyler offers everything from cupcakes to large cakes. They are incredibly moist every time and one of our favorites. “Smallcakes Tyler started bakes delicious flavors that we know will be a hit. Our expert bakers believe a delicious cupcake can fix any problem. We are committed to bringing the best cupcakes to Tyler.”
“Smallcakes Tyler bakes delicious flavors that we know will be huge hits. Our expert bakers believe a delicious cupcake can fix any problem. We are committed to bringing the best cupcakes to Tyler.” And we agree, the variety is awesome and their flavors are plentiful.
The cakes are 6″ ($36), 8″ ($48), and 10″ ($60) for a variety of designs. For the big day, you should call and place an order now.
This week, the specials are:
- Friday – Tuxedo, Strawberries & Cream, Pink Champagne
- Saturday – Chocolate Covered Strawberry, Strawberries & Cream, Pink Champagne
- Sunday – Tuxedo, Strawberries & Cream, Pink Champagne
They have tons of others, check out their website for a list.
Papa Murphy – Have My Heart
Several Tyler locations:
- 1847 Troup Highway, (903) 592-3100
- 6878 South Broadway Avenue, (903) 939-2828
Thanks to the city’s most consistent father, Papa Murphy’s, you can now spend Valentine’s Day with your two truest loves: pizza and staying home, without the V-Day avoidance. The heart-shaped pepperoni HeartBaker pizza is available now through February 14 for $8 for take out. Apparently all you need to feel love on February 14th is to heat your oven to 425 degrees. Honestly, it’s about the least you could do.