Item added to your basket.
Menu
Basket 0

News — Chocolate Advent Calendars

What Makes Chocolate the Perfect Christmas Gift?

What Makes Chocolate the Perfect Christmas Gift?

The short answer is because everybody loves chocolate, right? The long answer has many reasons; some steeped in tradition tracing back to the middle ages others relate it back to science, specifically a unique chemical aroma that our brains love – the rich chocolaty smells combined with the sweet smooth taste helps us to recapture happy memories. So, when did we start giving chocolate gifts at Christmas?  Chocolate has been given as a gift for many centuries.  A tradition that dates back to ancient times when the Aztecs presented cups of chocolate drink to their royalty, warriors and explorers.  Their...

Read more →

The Chocolate Emporium's Best Ever Lindt Chocolate Advent Calendars for 2019

The Chocolate Emporium's Best Ever Lindt Chocolate Advent Calendars for 2019

What could be better than one day of chocolate treats? Well, 24 of them, obviously. . .  Whether you are religious or just happy it's the festive season, opening a little numbered door to reveal a delicious treat is still the best way to enjoy each day in December in the run-up to Christmas Day, especially if it reveals 24 different flavoured Lindt Lindor chocolates! We all love the anticipation of opening the doors on the advent calendar to reveal a treat in the countdown to Christmas, but have you ever wondered where it all originated? What exactly is Advent?...

Read more →

X Close