Press & PR
To celebrate National Chocolate Week (15th-21st October 2018) we've collaborated with Japanese street food and sushi restaurant YO! Sushi at Selfridges to launch the UK’s first handmade sushi maki rolls made entirely from chocolate. Diners at YO! Sushi branches in Selfridges London, Manchester and Birmingham will be able to grab this special four-piece sushi set of Chocolate Maki Rolls from the restaurant’s famous ‘kaiten’ conveyor belt for £3.80 throughout National Chocolate Week.
Our delicious Chocolate Maki Rolls offer diners the perfect pud for their sushi experience and are handmade with the finest Belgian chocolate, with the creamy white chocolate replicating the sushi rice along with a delicious dark chocolate centre.
To get your hands on one of our Chocolate Maki Rolls, head down to one of the participating YO! Sushi restaurants in Selfridges London, Manchester and Birmingham branches from Monday 15th ti
We are beyond excited to be collaborating with the Marriott Park Lane Hotel for National Chocolate Week (13th-19th August). We will be launching the UK’s first deliciously decadent ‘choc swap’ afternoon tea set made entirely of chocolate with a selection available exclusively at the London Lanes of London restaurant.
Guests will be able to indulge in all of their favourite traditional afternoon elements, but some of these have been swapped out for their lifelike chocolate counterparts.
Priced at £39.50 per person, the bespoke afternoon tea features a selection of Lanes of London’s delicious finger sandwiches, scones and pastries alongside our very own chocolate cucumber sandwiches, chocolate digestive biscuits and chocolate custard creams that look just like the real thing. The real showstopper is the chocolate scone, which oozes jam when you slice through the middle and each part of the choco
We are thrilled to have been featured on ITV's This Morning with Phil & Holly on a segment about the Perfect Teachers Gift.
The nations favourite duo agreed that giving flowers is a thing of the past and had an interesting range of alternative gifts (although we're not too sure about the pork scratchings here at Choc on Choc HQ!).
So whether you’re looking for a more luxurious upgrade to your favourite teacher’s end-of-term present, or you just really want to say 'thank you very much' to your favourite teacher, we have that perfect chocolate gift.
Afterall who doesn't love biscuits and of course chocolate!
Here at Choc on Choc, we love a good cause just as much as we love chocolate. And now we’ve joined up with card retailer Funky Pigeon to combine the two.
Funky Pigeon have launched their Believe in Happy campaign in support of mental health awareness week, to encourage people to open up about their mental health and tackle stigma. And to support such a brilliant campaign, we’ve designed some delicious chocolates to help spread the word.
The campaign is being spearheaded by the Funky Pigeon’s graphic designer Amy, who received a supportive card from her Grandma while she had post-natal depression and realised we send way more “Get Well” cards for physical illnesses than mental illnesses.
Inspired by this, Funky Pigeon are launching a product range full of
Sadly, weather-wise, August was a little bit of a washout – but it seems the press were getting their summer fix another way with our sunshine-filled ice creams and lollies! Our all-weather ‘ices’ were everywhere in the blogger-sphere, not to mention in quite a few high-profile publications, too.
We knew our chocolate cocktails lollies (or ‘choctails) were going to be a big hit, but we weren’t prepared for just how popular they were! Our chocolate mojitos and Pina Coladas appeared in the Metro and Fabulous magazine; on the OK magazine Twitter feed; and in independent blogs,
As quickly as the summer came, it seems to have already started to disappear! We’re into August and the sunshine may be hiding, but in July, our summertime chocolates were all over the web. Take a look to see who couldn’t get enough Choc on Choc in their life.
Then Daily Telegraph writer, Andrew Baker, tweeted about the summer collection for Inter
Though we’re well into July, we think it’s time to take a look back at all the many places our chocolate treats appeared in the press back in June. And there was one product that we just couldn’t keep on the shelves…
Of course, the middle of June was Father’s Day here in the UK, and it seems as though this year’s papas are real foodies, with our chocolate cheeseboard becoming the star of the show. Not only did we see our after-dinner extravaganza appear in Sloan! Magazine, but it was also features in a whole host of videos, including ones by
The beginning of July marks the start of one of the biggest events in the British sporting calendar: Wimbledon. On Monday 3rd July, the tennis tournament kicks off in style, so we think this is a great time to throw your own party – courtesy of Choc on Choc, of course!
No collection of Wimbledon snacks would be complete without strawberries, so why not pick up a few punnets of our popular white chocolate versions? The ideal thing to enjoy during the many rain breaks, these chocolate berries are so sweet and smooth, you don’t even need to add the cream.
Plus, if you want
- Strawberry Shortcake No-Churn Ice Cream: This incredibly simple ice cream recipe uses just five ingredients, and you don’t even need an ice cream maker to make it! Check out the recipe here.
- Cheesecake-Stuffed Strawberries: Turn every strawberry into a mini cheesecake with these super-sweet beauties. The five-ingredient recipeis ready in under 20 minutes, making them the perfect dessert to whip up for a summer BBQ.
We’ve spoken before about the many, many health benefits that have been associated with eating the occasional bar of dark chocolate, but did you know that a craving for chocolate could actually prove that you’re very intelligent?
Flavanols (a form of flavonoids) in the cocoa have been linked to this boost in cognitive performance. Apart from being found in your favourite dark chocolate, you can also find flavonoids in tea, red wine, grapes, apples, and certain other fruits.
But, being a chocolate connoisseur, you probably knew that anyway, right?