Want to do something extra special and utterly unique this Valentine's Day? Be unique and give a gift that's unique to Lafayette, Acadiana or Louisiana! Here are our picks for Valentine's Gifts you can only get in Cajun country:


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    King Cake Shaped Like a Heart

    Of course, this one comes from Rickey Meche's Donuts. We found this beautiful one at the Kaliste Saloom and Ambassador Caffery location.

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    Candy Made with Louisiana Pecans

    Want to give sweets to your sweetie? Forget the drugstore heart boxes of waxy chocolates and pick up a tin of chocolate fudge made with fresh Louisiana pecans at Classic Golden Pecans on Rena Drive.

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    Limited Edition Mardi Gras Poster

    Does your sweetheart love Mardi Gras? Pick up a Mardi Gras poster by Lafayette artist Robert "King Rob" Harris at Louisiana Hot Stuff on Kaliste Saloom. There are several designs available, but they are limited editions.

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    Party Trays of Cajun Delights

    If you plan to spend the evening at home alone with your one and only, pick up a party tray of Cajun Peel-N-Eat Boiled Shrimp- one of several options to choose from.

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    UL WIne Tote

    Does your true love love tailgating? This UL wine tote from Louisiana Tailgate Authority is the perfect gift.

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    UL Alumni Wine

    To put in your wine tote, to accompany your party tray or just because it's such a cool and unique idea, raise a toast to love with UL Alumni wine. It comes in Rouge, Blanc and sparkling and you can get it at Champagne's Market in the Oil Center.