Don't forget Mothers Day

Sunday 31 March

Our Aperitif Collection is a perfect treat for Mothers Day. How about a Bucks Fizz, a Kir Royale or a Peach Bellini to get the day off to a bubbly start? And of course, there’s our popular Gin o’Clock truffle.

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Due to Staff Holidays, we are only able to offer our standard collections after 10th June, and the Pick your own option will be unavailable from 10th June to 2nd July.


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The Five o'Clock Club

Our monthly subscription club lets you enjoy brand new flavours alongside established favourites throughout the year. As well as enjoying a selection of our standard chocolates and collections, you may be invited to taste test new ideas at various stages of development. You’ll also be among the first to receive new selections before they go on general sale.

We also offer fixed term subscriptions.

Hilary Delamare mixing chocolate

We are a family run artisan chocolate company based in Wivenhoe, Essex, creating luxury handmade truffles based on cocktail recipes. Our chocolates are a fusion of two of the most loved indulgences in the world – cocktails and chocolate. You can read about our history here.

Hilary Delamare

Head Chocolatier

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