Sweet Spot Candy Shop
Somewhat off the beaten path are these dried cherries coated in cherry chocolate, plus valentine jellies (cherry juju hearts, cinnamon bears and sour pearls), $20 a pound for the cherries, $10 a pound for the jellies.
Heart-shaped sushi roll
Koi Las Vegas, Planet Hollywood Resort
Pink sushi? Why not? This roll of ahi tuna, avocado and tempura shiso leaf is wrapped in soy paper, $16 (available on Valentine’s Day).
Sweet Ruby Jane Confections
Bouquets in a reusable porcelain vase combine cake pops, chocolate-covered strawberries and chocolate and sugar lollipops and start at $60 (delivery available).
Chocolate Coeur a la Creme
Phil’s Steakhouse, Treasure Island
Sweetened cream cheese and dark chocolate is blended and lightened with whipped cream, molded in a heart shape and served with fresh raspberry compote, $8 on Valentine’s Day (also at the Seafood Shack).
Red Velvet Heart
Rao’s, Caesars Palace
Ruby-red velvet cake is layered with cream cheese buttercream and covered in a white-chocolate glaze, $12 (available on Valentine’s Day).
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