Gifts For Chocolate Lovers
60 of the Best Gifts For Chocolate Lovers
Our guide to choosing the best gifts for chocolate lovers will give you oodles of inspiration for sourcing creative chocolate gifts.
Need a dark chocolate hamper for a chocolate connoisseur? Want to find unusual chocolates for chocoholics who think they’ve tasted it all? Looking for luxury chocolate gifts to send to clients? Then look no further because we’ve got plenty of unique chocolate gift ideas for you.
From chocolate making for two, to monthly chocolate subscription boxes and personalised chocolate gifts, there’s something for every chocolate lover on your list.
Best Novelty Chocolate Gift
The cheese board for chocolate lovers. Made entirely of chocolate, serve it after dinner with coffee and liqueurs as a novel way to finish a meal.
Best British Bean-to-Bar Chocolate Bar
Best Chocolate Gift Set
With over 300 gift items to choose from, Hotel Chocolat offers endless ways to create a bespoke chocolate hamper or gift box.
Best British Box of Chocolates
From the creators of the chocolate truffle, comes this beautifully designed chocolate box celebrating London and Britain. Inside there’s a tantalising selection of chocolate truffles including sweet sea salt caramel and Earl Grey tea.
Chocolate connoisseurs will appreciate this chocolate gift hamper from Coco Runners. It’s a collection of some of the world’s best bean-to-bar chocolate. There are artisan chocolate bars, dark chocolate buttons (for eating or melting into hot chocolate), chocolate coated coffee beans and even chocolate tea.
Chocoholics can indulge in this decadent chocolate gift set from John Lewis. It includes delights such as chocolate popcorn, salted caramel drinking chocolate, chocolate cranberry and oat biscuits, a chocolate log cake and chocolate dipping sauce (perfect with toasted marshmallows).
A hamper is a great chocolate lovers gift. This chocolate hamper includes a box of yummy salted caramel truffles, a tin of single origin dark chocolate flakes and 12 individually wrapped chocolate bars. Each one is infused with interesting flavour combinations from raspberry and rose to orange and geranium.
Christmas Chocolate Gifts
A Christmas-themed box of chocolates from Hotel Chocolat. We love the mini chocolate wreaths, snowflakes and mulled wine chocolates. Altogether, very festive.
These divine limoncello truffles are the box of chocolates to pass around the table at the end of Christmas dinner. Exclusive to John Lewis so grab them while you can.
Let it snow at Christmas by giving this life-size white chocolate snowball. Inside there are colourful chocolate buttons.
Gin Gifts for Chocolate Lovers
Dusted with icing sugar, Charbonnel and Walker’s dark boozy chocolate truffles are filled with delicious white chocolate, cream, juniper and – gin lovers rejoice – Sipsmith’s London Dry gin.
For a gin with a chocolate twist, buy a bottle of Hotel Chocolat’s Cocoa Gin. Bitter roasted cocoa shells are added to flavour the gin along with juniper, coriander, minneolas and crushed macademnia nuts. It’s a warming, peppery gin. Available in both 50ml and 500ml bottles.
Roald Dahl, creator of Charlie and The Chocolate Factory, apparently loved Prestat chocolate truffles. We’re sure he would approve of these London Gin Truffles. Creamy white chocolate is filled with a milk chocolate ganache flavoured with gin, lemon and juniper.
This is one of the ultimate gifts for chocolate lovers who also love gin. Hotel Chocolat’s Gin Collection includes dark chocolate gin truffles, milk chocolate puddles and two small bottles of their award-winning cocoa gin.
Chocolate Subscription Boxes
A decent cup of coffee and a square of delicious chocolate can really brighten up the day. The lucky recipient of this chocolate and coffee subscription box will be in seventh heaven! Each month they’ll receive a different coffee and a bar of chocolate from Coco Chocolatier.
Membership of the Montezuma Chocolate Club is one of the most luxurious gifts for chocolate lovers. Each month they’ll receive a 600g of assorted Milk, Dark and White Award Winning British Chocolate through their letterbox. Indulgent and delicious!
Buy a gift subscription to the Hotel Chocolat Tasting Club. The club has over 55,000 members who each month receive a delicious box of chocolates. There are five themes to choose from including ‘High Cocoa’ and ‘Mellow’. Subscriptions are available for 3, 6, and 12 months.
Chocolate Gifts For Women
These pretty pink chocolate pyramids are just the right size for something naughty but nice to accompany an afternoon cup of tea. They’re made from Belgian chocolate and decorated with delicate gold leaf.
For the quintessential box of English chocolates, choose these pretty little confections. As Fortnum & Mason’s signature chocolates, their Rose & Violet creams are a gift buying tradition. Handmade to a classic recipe, they are gently flavoured with floral oils.
A calorie-free way to enjoy chocolate. Smear this moisturising chocolate mask all over your face to rehydrate tired winter skin. It’s made entirely from natural ingredients.
Romantic to the core, this pink heart-shaped box of chocolates contains an assortment of fine chocolates and truffles.
Chocolate Gifts For Men
Know a man who loves his beard? Send him this trio of artisan chocolate bars in a trendy gift box which can be personalised with your own message.
This has to be one of the best chocolate gifts for men. Cocoa beer and dark cocoa beer truffles are just some of the manly temptations on offer.
A fantastic retro chocolate gift for the man in your life. You can personalise the centre of the vinyl disk with your own message.
Hot Chocolate Gifts
A tin of Fortnum & Mason single-estate Colombian rich milk chocolate will delight any hot chocolate connoisseur. Even better, the tin will become a much loved kitchen keepsake.
Hot Chocolate Personalised Mug (£12.50)
This personalised mug is both a fun and thoughtful gift for a friend who adores a cup of comforting hot chocolate.
A truly scrumptious gift for a hot chocolate lover. Each month they will receive a selection of chocolates in either traditional or flavoured varieties ready to be melted into delicious cups of hot chocolate. Available for a three or six month period.
With the addition of warming spices, Paxton’s gourmet hot chocolate makes the perfect cup of cocoa with an extra kick for chilly winter nights.
Chocolate Gifts For Couples
This is a great gift for chocolate novices who don’t know their bean from their bar. As you sip a glass of Prosecco, experts guide you through the origins of chocolate and explain different textures and flavours. Available at various locations.
A fun and sociable evening of chocolate tasting in London. Run monthly by chocolate specialists, Coco Runners, it’s held at Prufrock Coffee near Chancery Lane. You get to taste ten different types of chocolate and go home with two chocolate bars each,
Chocolate Gifts For Kids
A great gift for a teenager, this cute chocolate stationery set is guaranteed to brighten up homework time. It’s made from quality Belgian chocolate and comes with a 12 month shelf life. We love the pencil with its marshmallow ‘rubber’.
Unicorns are everywhere at the moment. This colourful gift set of chocolate unicorns is guaranteed to please. It comes with a bag of fairy dust and a bag of unicorn poop.
For a birthday gift, personalise a bar of chocolate with a child’s name and age and choose a beautiful illustrated hardback children’s book to go with it such as Peter Pan or Black Beauty.
Boys will love this handmade gift set of milk chocolate trains, lorries, buses and tractors. The chocolate comes with a 12 month shelf life although it’s unlikely it will last that long!
White Chocolate Gifts
This white chocolate tasting board from Cocoa Runners is presented on a beech chopping board and includes three artisan white chocolate bars made by different chocolatiers including Willie’s Cacao. A brilliant way to enjoy chocolate with friends.
From Fortnum & Mason’s chocolate library comes The Ice Breaker, a white chocolate bar with tales of scientists who became stranded in Siberia.
Chocolate Lovers Cookbooks
Paul A.Young is one of the UK’s most exciting and imaginative chocolatiers. He creates chocolate confections with unusual flavours – marmite, garlic and most recently, a beef dripping chocolate truffle. Learn tips from him including how to make the perfect chocolate Martini and his wonderful Wild Strawberry and Pink Peppercorn truffles.
Award-winning chocolatier, William Curley, takes you through his techniques for creating chocolate and patisserie. We love his modern take on timeless Seventies classics like the Arctic Roll and the Jammy Dodger.
You may know Master Pâtissier, Pierre Herme, for his exquisite macarons and stunning patisserie. This book is dedicated to the art of working with chocolate and includes 35 of his imaginative recipes.
Chocolate Gifts For Drinking
If you know someone who loves both Baileys and chocolate, then Baileys Chocolat Luxe is the perfect gift for them. The divine combination of Irish whisky, Madagascan vanilla, cream and dark Belgian chocolate is to die-for. Pour over cubes of ice or a bowl of Green & Black’s vanilla ice cream.
The Chocolate Block is a renowned South African red wine that’s produced from a blend of five different grape varieties. It’s known for its hints of cocoa, complex dark berry fruit aromas. Serve it with a peppery steak, mounds of watercress and a dollop of white chocolate horseradish sauce.
Personalised Chocolate Gifts
The tangy combination of chocolate, orange and whisky make this a delicious gift for a chocolate lover who enjoys an after dinner tipple. You can personalise the bottle by adding an engraved message on the side.
Make a chocolate lover’s special occasion extra special by sending a huge box of chocolates personalised with their initials. The box contains 150 chocolates!
Vegan Chocolate Gifts
A gift box of 6 colourful ‘Hey Beautiful’ raw chocolate bars from Raw Halo. The chocolate is certified organic by the Soil Association and approved by the Vegan Society.
Quirky Chocolate Gifts
We love this quirky and unique chocolate gift. The solid chocolate skull is available in white, dark or milk chocolate.
Don’t be fooled. This mini succulent is actually a chocolate cake. Handmade with organic ingredients, it looks almost too good to eat.
The ultimate zen gift for a chocolate lover. Decorated with edible gold, this laughing Buddha is made of solid Belgian chocolate. Available in dark, milk or white chocolate.
Chocolate Gifts For Cooks
This white chocolate horseradish has a subtle flavour. We’ve tried it on smoked salmon and it was yummy. Mix a spoonful in with mashed potatoes for a creamier texture.
A tongue-in-cheek cook’s apron to delight any chocoholic who loves to cook. Give it as a gift with one of our recommended chocolate books.
If you know someone who loves both cheese and chocolate, this shiny copper fondue set is just the ticket. Just add mountains, snow and a ski chalet.
Chocolate Making Workshops
Children will love Hotel Chocolat’s hour-long chocolate making workshop. They’ll make their own chocolate masterpiece and come home with a goody bag too.
DIY Chocolate Gifts
This chocolate party making kit is a great gift for teenagers or students. It includes all the ingredients needed for 4 people to make fudge, chocolate buttons and chocolate truffles.
Chocolate Days Out
For a fantastic day out for chocolate lovers, buy tickets to Cadbury World near Birmingham. It’s home to the world’s biggest Cadbury shop.
Chocolate Themed Hotels
Surely one of the best gifts for chocoholics has to be a stay at a chocolate themed hotel? The Chocolate Boutique Hotel in Bournemouth fits the bill perfectly.
A fabulous gift for two chocolate lovers. They can taste London’s finest artisan chocolates on a self guided tour with this handy guide to chocolate in the capital.