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December 14, 2013

Seventy%’s 2013 Chocolate Christmas List

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.

Need a last minute Christmas gift? Buy one of our Tasting Certificate Courses online and download a printable last minute gift certificate.
Drinks and Specials Hamper, Duffy’s

Drinks and Specials Hamper, Duffy’s

For her

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.

For Grandad

 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.

More info. Buy Domori at The Chocolate Festival or online from Chocolatiers.

For Grannie

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.

Damian Allsop's Pure Collection

Damian Allsop’s Pure Collection

For him

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.

£15, Buy online from Kings Fine Food or at The Chocolate Festival.

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!

£5 approx, more info. Available in health food stores or at The Chocolate Festival.

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.






 
 

 
Drinks and Specials Hamper, Duffy’s

Seventy%’s 2013 Chocolate Christmas List

Short of Christmas gift ideas? Choose from our chocolate gift list or buy a last minute tasting course gift certificate.
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