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Eastern Europeans have jumped on the Western custom of celebrating Valentine's Day. In the United States, Valentine's week is number one for chocolate candy sales. But the price of good-quality chocolates continues to soar, so why not try your hand at making truffles? They are easy to do and require only two ingredients -- chocolate and heavy cream.
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If truffles aren't your thing, try chocolate-dipped strawberries, another recipe requiring only two ingredients -- chocolate and strawberries.
Easy Chocolate Mousse
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And, if all else fails, try this easy chocolate mousse recipe sandwiched between Salem Baking Co.'s Moravian Cookies. If you're looking for a Valentine's gift for the foodie in your life, try Just Specialties Fine Food Truffle Kits.
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