Tag Archives: Christmas

Hotel Chocolat Mince Pies

I’m not really the world’s biggest mince pie fan. Firstly, only Aldi’s mince pies are any good when looking at store bought (and I’m not along in thinking so – check Which’s top pics). So store bought are mostly out.  ...

Hotel Chocolat Dark Chocolate Advent Calendar

I’ve finally figured this all out.  I’ve wondered for awhile at the insanity of the whole 24 thing with these advent things and I’ve finally sussed it I figure – this is not a one chocolate a day thing – ...

Demarquette Festive Chocolate Collection

Christmas is a time for chocolate.  Presents be damned, it is a time for chocolate and Demarquette has created some amazing chocolates for the season.  They have the Royal Merina, the Festive Caramels and these ganaches.  I really enjoy Demarquette ...

Demarquette Festive Caramel Review

With 38% milk chocolate covering a caramel it is hard to know what to expect from these Demarquette festive caramels.  I’m so used to dark chocolate that these threw me for a little bit of a loop expectation-wise but a ...

Green & Blacks Conversations Chocolate Box

"Are exams getting easier?" "What was your best holiday and why?" "What is your favourite song of all time – and WHY?" "If you could have one thing back from your past that you’ve lost, what would it be?" These ...

Green & Blacks Tasting Collection Chocolate Box

There’s something about receiving a big box of chocolate that fills me with joy.  Perhaps it is the weight – knowing I can share without worry as there will still be plenty for me.  Perhaps it is knowing the quality ...

Hope & Greenwood Festive Christmas Truffles

Oh I say chaps! These choccies from those right proper ol’ boys and girls at that Hope & Greenwood place are spiffing! I’m in love with the overall branding of Hope & Greenwood. I love the retro feel of the branding, ...

Hope & Greenwood Fireside Truffle Selection

I think that this box may suffer slightly from being invisible.  What I mean is that you cannot see the lovely inside of the box.  The beautiful truffles are illustrated on the back but unlike other boxes of chocolates that ...

Carluccio’s Chocolate Coated Bread Sticks Review

Now, when I went to Carluccio’s to buy some goodies for Christmas I decided to try some new things and one of the new chocolate things was the chocolate coated breadsticks I found. These chocolate covered breadsticks were a bit pricy ...

A Review of Chocolate Christmas Tea at the Hilton

Few things in life are as wonderful as taking tea with a friend and so it was I found myself once again waiting outside the wrong tube exit for Dom from Chocablog to go this time to a Chocolate Christmas ...

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