Looking for the ideal gift? We all know a chocolate fanatic (and if you don’t, it must be you), so a chocolate-related gift is always a winner and whether you’re buying for your partner- or even your mum, dad, friends, or colleagues, we’ve got you covered. Everyone deserves a sweet treat in our eyes.
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We’ve put together this gift guide for all budgets, specifically for the chocolate lovers in your life, or if you just fancy treating yourself. From novelty-shaped chocolates to heavenly flavoured liqueurs, these gifts are sure to give you extra brownie points because let's face it, who doesn’t love chocolate?
The best chocolate gifts under £25
Perfect small-budget chocolate gifts
1. Hotel Chocolat - Everything H-box
You can't go wrong with a selection of Hotel Chocolat, and this box is a perfectly formed collection of deliciousness. Trust us, we've eaten a lot of them.
2. Hotel Chocolat Espresso Martini Chocolate Cream Liqueur (500ml)
Chocolate and booze are a winning combination for many, so with coffee thrown into the mix too, what could be better? A tasty tipple to enjoy over ice or works wonderfully as a warming addition to a hot chocolate or coffee, this drink is perfect for a winter evening curled up in front of the fire. And if you're lucky they might let you try some too!
3. Guylian Seashells Boxed Chocolates
You can't go wrong with gifting friends and family a box of Guylian's Seashells. These iconic Belgian chocolates blend dark, white and milk chocolate and they're filled with an utterly delicious hazelnut praliné.
4. Limited Edition Creative Hot Chocolate Selection
This showstopping selection of three creative milk and white flavours, presented in a Whittard-branded gift box is perfect for any hot chocolate fan.
5. Bring Me Chocolate Then We'll Talk Chocoholic T-Shirt
Proud chocoholic? Put it on a t-shirt and let the whole world know.
6. Vegan Hot Chocolate Bombes
Whip up a cup of delish vegan hot chocolate with ease with our vegan hot chocolate bombes! An amazing gift for the vegan choco lover in your life.
7. Gourmet Chocolate Salted Caramel Pizza
This salted caramel chocolate pizza is a fun gift for any chocolate lover. Made from 70% Belgium dark chocolate, this tasty treat comes packaged up in a charming takeaway-style box and is topped with salted caramel pieces and white chocolate rice balls. A superb choice of gift for pizza and chocolate lovers alike.
8. Tony's Chocolonely Bars
Any chocoholic will devour these latest flavours from Tony's Chocolonely, the chocolate brand with a heart - the company aims to banish modern slavery from chocolate production. The mission is worthwhile, and the chocolate is delicious too - Milk Chocolate Chip Cookie is just as good as it sounds. You can buy online or from selected independent shops on the high street.
9. Nutella: The 30 Best Recipes
Why not use the classic cupboard favourite Nutella to create delicious recipes for the big day? Our favourite creation is Nutella ice cream.
10. Chocolate Footballs
Looking for the perfect gift for the sweet-toothed football fanatic in your life? These solid handmade chocolates are a thoughtful option.
11. Chocolate Bar iPhone Case
A phone case that looks like a chocolate bar? Yes, please.
12. Personalised Malteser White Chocolate Drizzle Tree
Personalise this Malteser chocolate tree with a message to your beau. There's also a slightly more expensive Malteser Heart-Shaped tree on Prezzy Box here.
13. Personalised Letterbox Chocolate Brownies
If your loved one is a million miles away (probably a slight exaggeration), sending these chocolate brownies means a fantastic surprise for them. Plus, you don't need to worry about them being in, as it just slips through the letterbox.
14. Montezuma's Lots Of Love Chocolate Library
Surprise a friend or family member with this chocolate library from Montezuma's, it's not your average chocolate either as each bar is a different flavour including Hot Pickle, Splotch, Black Forest, Happiness and Happy Hippy.
The best chocolate gifts for £50 and under
Chocolate gifts with the wow-factor
1. Cacao & Vanilla Candle 220g
Bring a touch of harmony to your home with the gentle scent of cacao and vanilla. Inhale deeply.
2. The Hot Chocolate Discovery Gift Box
Give the gift of choice with this mouth-watering medley of 12 different white, milk and dark hot chocolates. Made all the more appealing poured into the stylish SoHo glasses and topped with an avalanche of mini marshmallows.
3. Personalised Lindt Lindor Chocolate Sweet Bouquet
If you're looking for wow-factor, here it is. This stunning bouquet of Lindt chocolate is the perfect gift for any occasion. It can be personalised with a message of your choosing.
4. Chocolate Orange Cocktail Kit
Fans of Terry's chocolate orange, rejoice! This delicious cocktail kit is filled with everything you need to make a smooth chocolatey drink to cheer for any celebration.
5. Chocolate Fountain
Every chocolate lovers dream, a breath-taking chocolate fountain.
6. Personalised 30 Days Of Hearts Photo Cube
Why not package up some chocolate in something that they'll keep forever? This beautiful oak photo cube from Sassy Bloom means you can display four photos of your choice, as well as personalise the box with up to four lines.
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The best chocolate gifts over £50
Luxury chocolate gifts
1. Artesa Fondue Set with Hammered Copper Finish
Have you got a friend who's missing the slopes this winter? Bring them a touch of après-ski fun with this hand-finished fondue set, complete with six forks. A great choice for a chocolate lover accompanied with strawberries and marshmallows, but can also be used for cheese or meat when you're in the mood for something more savoury. Its stainless steel copper finish makes it an attractive addition to any table.
2. Hotel Chocolat Velvetiser Hot Chocolate Maker
Made in partnership with Dualit, this barista-grade hot chocolate maker from Hotel Chocolat is the perfect gift for anyone with a sweet tooth. Add your choice of milk and hot chocolate sachet into the Velvetiser, and it froths and heats your drink to the optimum temperature in only 2.5 minutes. This set comes with everything you need to get started as it includes the Velvetiser, two ceramic cups and an assortment of 10 single-serve hot chocolate sachets from Hotel Chocolat. A very luxurious gift for your loved ones.
3. Luxury Chocolate Making Workshop for 2
The ultimate gift for chocolate lovers, the chance to learn the tricks of the trade from master chocolatiers. This 2.5-hour experience for two in London offers the chance to work with quality Belgian chocolate to create chocolate martinis, fresh truffles and mouth-watering fudge, as well as giving you a deeper insight into how chocolate is made. And of course, you won't leave empty-handed, as all participants leave with a bag of their own chocolate creations, a flavoured slab and a pack of giant chocolate buttons. There is the option to have the voucher emailed across to the recipient, or you can choose to receive a voucher pack with a beautifully packaged voucher for no extra cost.
4. Live Online Chocolate Truffle Making Experience with Kit for Two with My Chocolate
Grab a friend and indulge your sweet tooth and beat any isolation blues with a live chocolate making masterclass for Two from the team at My Chocolate. Led by one of their charismatic chocolatiers, your hour-long experience will have you both learning new chocolate skills making the most delicious fresh cream truffles you've ever tasted. Follow along from the comfort of your kitchen, you'll discover the secrets to great ganache, piping techniques, flavouring tips and tricks as well as how to decorate your masterpieces.
Angelica Daujotas is a Commercial Content Writer at Bauer Media, where she reviews products for sites like What's The Best, Yours, Mother&Baby and Closer.
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