Heart Shape Chocolates

Nothing quite encapsulates the language of love like chocolate does. It is sweet, velvety, and rich in flavor. And no gift is as sweet and warm as a box full of chocolates when it comes to expressing your love.

And not just any chocolates. But the chocolate hearts, carefully personalized to match how much you care. The process of adding a personal touch to the choc hearts itself is no less than euphoric.

If you want to make your very own heart-shaped chocolates, we are here to guide you. From choosing the right materials and a stepwise guide to tips for molding elegant shapes, you’ll find everything here.

Let’s start with why making chocolate heart candy is so special.

Why Make Your Chocolate Hearts?

Every step in making homemade choc hearts is a tender expression of adoration. They are the reflection of your devotion. Making them is way better than just buying them from a store, and not just for one reason.

Choc hearts

They Show that You Care

Homemade heart chocolates are the embodiment of time and effort put into gift-giving. They symbolize your sincerity and thoughtfulness enhancing their appeal that the store-bought chocolates cannot replicate.

To Match Your Beloved’s Taste

Making your own chocolate heart is an opportunity to avail all the customization options. From selecting the finest chocolate to infusing it with personalized fillings, you can create each heart with the essence of your beloved's style and preferences.

They are a Pleasure to Look at

Chocolates are not just a sweet delight. They should be a work of art and a treat to look at. Making customized heart chocolates is the perfect opportunity to make your gift look elegant and artful. The secret to achieving that lies in using chocolate molds with various creative shapes and patterns.

To Create an Emotional Connection

When molding chocolate at home, you transform mere ingredients into tokens of profound connection. The carefully picked flavor, unique fillings, perfectly molded shapes, and creative patterns all contribute to strengthening your bond.

Now, before we talk about the chocolate heart recipe, we’ll share some insights on selecting the best materials for it.

Choosing the Right Materials

The materials you use can make all the difference when it comes to achieving the perfect shape. Your selected silicone molds should do more than create a beautifully shaped heart chocolate. They should also ensure oven and food safety.
Silicone Molds

Let’s look at some key factors to consider when choosing the right silicone molds.

  • Check the Depth of Cavities

You will want to consider the depth of the mold cavities. If you want each bite to be a surprise, a chocolate heart mold with deep cavities lets you add some delightful fillings. But if you want to keep it simple, you can go for shallow cavity molds as well.

  • Consider the Material Quality

Above all, the quality of silicone molds matters the most. High-grade silicone molds are made from food-safe materials. They do not melt or mix with your chocolates. Their heat resistance ensures that they release the chocolates without sticking.

  • Look for Customization Options

Don’t let pre-made silicone molds limit your creative expression. Look for a reputable brand that allows you to fully customize the molds. Let your creativity run wild and craft something truly unique and delightful.

But, where can you find silicone molds that match all these qualities? With PJ Bold right by your side, you have nothing to worry about!

Make the Perfect Chocolate Hearts with PJ Bold

Convert ordinary chocolates into stunning works of art with PJ Bold Silicone Molds. Our products are made from FDA-approved food-safe materials. They are durable and easy to clean while withstanding high-volume production.

You can choose from our carefully curated silicone molds or create your unique design. Whatever you need, we can help give your imagination a chocolate form!

Heart mold

Ready to use PJ Bold’s silicone molds to make heart-fluttering choc hearts? We will demonstrate how to make chocolate hearts with silicone molds. It’s way easier than you think.

Step-by-Step Guide to Making Chocolate Hearts

Are you a novice at making your very own unique heart chocolates? Don’t worry. The chocolate heart recipe is easy even for beginners. It is basically chocolate which you need to melt and mold into a heart shape.

Read on for the steps to make these delightful treats at home.

Step 1. Gather the Ingredients

Start by getting all the ingredients you need. Choose your preferred type of chocolate and get your PJ Bold’s silicone molds ready by washing them. You may also prepare flavors, fillings, and toppings.

Step 2. Melt the Chocolate

Break the chocolate into smaller chunks and place them into a heat-resistant bowl. Microwave in segments of 20-30 seconds until the chocolate melts completely. Alternatively, you can use the double boiler method as well.

Melted Chocolate

Step 3. Prepare the Silicone Molds

Line your chocolate silicone mold with some delectable toppings. You can use heart-shaped candies, sprinkles, M&Ms, or nuts

Step 4. Pour the Melted Chocolate

Now comes the fun part! Use a piping bag, a spoon, or a spatula to pour the gooey chocolate into the mold cavities. Gently tap the molds on top of the counter to remove any air bubbles.

Chocolate heart mold

Step 5. Chill and Release the Chocolate

Place the molds in the refrigerator until the chocolate has set. It may take 30 minutes or more. Carefully remove the molded chocolate once it's all set. With PJ Bold’s high-grade silicone molds, your chocolates will pop out in seconds without any breakage.

Heart Chocolate Mold

Step 6. Pack it with Love

That’s it. Your homemade chocolate hearts are ready to be packed and gifted. Wrap them using the foil and place them in a decorative box or a clear bag. Tie a colorful ribbon around it and you’re done!

You’re gaining on how to make chocolate hearts with silicone molds. We will share some creative ideas below if you want some tips and tricks to enhance the appeal of these velvety delights even more. 

Creative Ideas and Tips

After all the effort you put into making the perfect heart-shaped chocolates, they should earn you the most delightful reactions ever. So, here are some tips to add more appeal to your choc hearts.

  • Use a Variety of Chocolates

The same is boring. You’ll want every piece of your heart chocolate to stand out. Use dark, white, or milk chocolate, or layer them up for a more unique taste.

  • Learn the Art of Tempering

Ensure a glossy finish and satisfying snap by tempering your chocolate properly. Use a reliable thermometer and follow precise tempering techniques.

  • Add the Perfect Blend of Inclusions

Add a variety of inclusions for a surprising and delightful taste with diverse textures. You can blend in roasted nuts, dried fruits, or citrus peels.

  • Create an Aesthetic Appeal

Build up the aesthetic appeal of your chocolate hearts with intricate decorations. Add drizzles of contrasting chocolate, vibrant icing designs, or a sprinkle of edible glitter.

  • Patience is Key

Allow sufficient time for your chocolates to set and harden properly. Rushing this process can result in uneven textures and compromised flavor.

With these creative ideas and PJ Bold by your side, you can create the perfect heart chocolates expressing your sincerity, thoughtfulness, and love. Now let’s look at some questions you might have before calling it a wrap-up.


How many chocolate hearts are in 1kg?

The number of heart chocolates in a one kg box depends on the size of the chocolate. You can expect 80-150 pieces in a 1kg box of smaller hearts. The larger the size the fewer hearts you will have in the box.

What is the price of chocolate hearts?

The price of chocolate heart candy is measured by the size, quality of chocolate, and any decorations or fillings used. You can expect prices ranging from $0.50 to $2.00 per piece on choc hearts available on Amazon.

How to make chocolate hearts with silicone mold?

You need to melt chocolate bars to mold them into heart-shaped chocolate. Then pour the gooey chocolate onto the silicon mold. Let it cool down in the refrigerator before carefully removing the chocolates from the mold. You can then decorate them as desired.

How to wrap heart-shaped chocolate?

To wrap heart chocolates, use cellophane or foil wrappers specifically designed for confectionery. Place each chocolate heart in the center of a piece of wrapper. Then hold the edges at the top and twist them together to create a seal. Alternatively, you can place the chocolates in decorative boxes or bags for gifting.

How to store chocolate hearts?

You can store the heart chocolate in a refrigerator if the temperature is too warm. But, the best way to store them is in an airtight jar and away from direct heat. You can place the jar in a cool and dry place.


Making your chocolate hearts is a sweet journey toward expressing the sincerity of your love. It is not only a way to match your beloved taste and preferences but also a way of infusing love into every bite.

Let PJ Bold be your companion in this delightful adventure. We provide all the tools you need to express your devotion with the sweetest delights. You will find no end to your creativity with our wide range of artful molds and customization options.

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