The mad rush of the holidays is over. Winter has settled in and thoughts begin to turn toward romance. As celebrations go, Valentine's Day is one of the more recent. The traditional Valentine's Day gift has been a box of chocolates. In keeping with that tradition, we have loaded this section with some of the best chocolate recipes we could find.

But don't just click on the recipes, check out the section on how chocolate is made. It is really fascinating. And if you are thinking about giving that loved one a bottle of wine, we have some suggestions that might make the search easier.

Happy Valentine's Day!