MAMARONECK, N.Y. –- Chocolate and Valentine's Day go together like milk and cookies, tea and toast, and peanut butter and jelly.
And so, in anticipation of all that February 14 represents Chocolations Owner Maria Valente will have nearly 50 pounds of chocolate-covered strawberries on hand in addition to truffles, chocolates, and treats in heart-shaped boxes.
"This is among our busiest times," she said.
Among the most popular items sold: Truffles, chocolate covered strawberries and the store's famous assorted bark, in toffee, Oreo, potato chip, pretzel, cherry coconut and pistachio almond varieties, to name a few.
The store also sells a "healthy bar" made with dark chocolate, flaxseed, chia seeds, mixed nuts, dried blueberries and cranberries, along with an organic, vegan line.
Chocolations, located at 607 E. Boston Post Road, will offer extended hours on Feb. 13 and Feb 14 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. For more information, call 914-777-3600 or go to www.chocolations.com/ .
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