My sweet tooth is calling! As a person who adores chocolate, it seemed only fitting that I craft a special list of the best chocolate brands. These chocolate brands are not your typical box of chocolates. They are a work of art, beautiful to look at, and of course, are absolutely delicious. These chocolates melt in your mouth and I dare you to not finish the whole box once you get a taste!
Keep reading below for my guide to the best chocolate brands Happy eating my fellow chocolate lovers!
Christoper Elbow Chocolates
Christopher Elbow Chocolates is a specialty chocolate company that has been around since 2003. Christopher Elbow Chocolates takes its products to the next level and uses the very finest cacao from around the world. Also, the incredible detail in each box of chocolates is absolutely beautiful. They really showcase a level of art within each chocolate that is almost too pretty to eat! Not only does this chocolate brand have boxed chocolates, but they have has a fun selection of chocolate bar flavors like the Strawberry Crisp Chocolate Bar. Yum! 401 Hayes Street San Francisco, CA 94102
Flourish Chocolate Calistoga
Flourish Chocolate is an incredible chocolate brand that creates shimmering chocolates showcasing the purest cocoa flavors. At Flourish Chocolate they use organic and fair trade products in order to make the highest quality product. Their chocolates are absolutely divine, and also so beautiful. How impressive that Chef Holly Peterson, founder of Flourish Chocolate, hand designs such stunning creations. Make sure to put in a custom order today and personalize the shape of your chocolate and add a sparkling design!
Ginger Elizabeth Chocolates
Ginger Elizabeth Chocolates is a Northern California chocolate boutique specializing in chocolate bonbons, macarons, and ice cream. This incredibly delicious chocolate shop is California-based, farm-sourced, and Paris-inspired. Did you know that Ginger Elizabeth Chocolates was a sponsor at my Emily Martin Communications Pinots and Plaid event? They hold a special place in my heart and I absolutely recommend this spot. Make sure to order a box of their special bonbons that can be made with Valrhona milk or bittersweet dark chocolate.
The Ginger Elizabeth chocolate is a work of art. I can’t believe that this is actually edible! It is so cool to see how brands can turn their product into something so beautiful.
Healdsburg Toffee & Chocolate Factory
Healdsburg Toffee & Chocolate Factory is a family-owned and operated company based in Healdsburg. The hands-on approach to this family-run business is incredible as they personally oversee the production of the fine chocolates. The Healdsburg Toffee & Chocolate is one of the best coffee shops because they use fine Guittard chocolate in addition to the purest ingredients. Definitely check out this special chocolate factory in Healdsburg and treat that sweet tooth. 107 W North Street, Ste. C & D Healdsburg, California 95448
Next up on my favorite chocolate brands is, of course, the incredible Kollar Chocolates in Yountville, California. Kollar Chocolates is a unique artisan chocolate shop that takes inspiration from European classic chocolate making. Kollar Chocolates has always had a special place in my heart as it is owned by my dear friend, Chocolatier and Chef, Chris Kollar. Make sure to try their not only delicious but stunning offerings ranging from various bonbons, chocolate bars, chocolate barks, and boxes of chocolates. Not to mention, it is a perfect gift to give loved ones at any time of year! 6525 Washington St, Yountville CA 94599
Vosges Haut-Chocolat is a chocolate brand that uses the finest ingredients and commits itself to search for the highest quality products always. Make sure to indulge in their selection of truffles, chocolate bars, and even their selection of vegan, dairy-free, and gluten-free chocolate options. And, may I add, this is another incredible spot where the chocolate represents a piece of art.