50p Valentine gift from Milton Keynes shop is guaranteed to melt hearts

Stores in Milton Keynes are selling ice cream cones shaped like pink roses for Valentine's Day this year.

Thursday, 30th January 2020, 6:00 am

From February 1, customers at Co-op stores in MK will be able to get their hands on a box of four strawberry rose cones.

They are filled with which strawberries and cream ice cream shaped like a rose petal and the cone itself is crafted to look the stem of a flower.

The product is the first of its kind in the UK and box of four cones costs £2.

Rose cones

Kev Morris, Central England Co-op store manager, said: “The cones look and taste amazing and so much work has gone into making them look as close to a red rose as possible.

“Although it is still a little cold outside, this is a perfect way gift for a loved one who likes flowers but also has a sweet tooth.”