Pick up quality chocolate gifts at the Festival 13-15 December 2013
Missed this year’s winter Chocolate Festival? We’ve picked out some handy Christmas gift ideas from some of our favourite UK companies to help your chocolate Christmas shop.
Drinks and Specials Hamper, Duffy’s
Sophisticated nibbling flavoured bars alongside healthy Cocoa Tea and Chai flavoured hot chocolate.
£39.90, buy online direct from Duffy’s.
For the kids
Traffic Jam – Rococo
Stuck for that extra Christmas stocking filler for the kids? Get yourself out of a jam with Rococo’s mini chocolate vans.
£13.95, buy online from Rococo.
Cacao Criollo Selection, Domori
As sophisticated as cigars, this collection of authentic criollo bars will bring slow and lasting satisfaction. For private enjoyment only, best kept for in a safe, cool place.
Gift Set of 3 Organic Floral Artisan Bars, Rococo
Classic English floral flavours in elegant watercolour wrappings. A sophisticated take on old favourites.
£5.75, buy online from Rococo.
PURE Collection, Damian Allsop
Allsop’s water-based ganaches – filled chocolates using water rather than cream or butter – take origin chocolate to a new level. Appreciate all the subtleties and flavours of fine chocolate in this superb tasting set.
£20, buy online from British Fine Foods.
For the boss
Story of Cacao - Organic Gift Library, Original Beans
A taste journey with Original Beans. Fine chocolate with a conscience, plant a tree for every bar and track your tree while enjoying 3 dark and one milk origins.
For Secret Santa/Festive fiver
Chocolate covered Cacao Beans, Pacari
A surprisingly munchable treat that could prove just a bit too moreish. Maybe better opened at home!
For the Neighbours
Arauca Dark Bar, Artisan du Chocolat
Treat your neighbours like gold without raiding El Dorado to do it. This bar from Colombian-made chocolate celebrates the exhibition of ancient Colombian gold currently at the British Museum. Your neighbours are gold, let them know it.
£3.15, buy online from Artisan du Chocolat.