Chocolate is every bit sophisticated. Each variety has its own distinctive character, aroma, and flavour. Not only it tastes divine, but also it transmits a feeling of euphoria and energy. From Birthday treats to designer chocolates, these are the best places to buy chocolate in Moscow.
1 Mary Chocolatier Store
Belgium’s famous chocolatier (it’s been royal warrant of Belgium's Royal Family since 1942) has opened its first shop in Moscow. Mary Chocolatier makes exquisite, artisan Belgian chocolates including crème fraiche, manons, delicate liqueurs, caramels, fine truffles, ganache, pralines, marzipan, chocolate enrobed pieces of fruit, sugar-free pralines as well as a full range of milk and dark chocolate bars of various origins.
Trubnaya ploshchad, 2, www.dolcedolce.ru
2 A.Korkunov Chocolate Boutique
A.Korkunov is a new Russian chocolate brand, although its boutique’s interior feels like an old-fashioned confectioner. The seductive lines of handmade chocolates are lined up in a glass case. There are more than 15 types of filled chocolates, two types of chocolate bars, along with hand-made items. Innovative recipes are based on modern technology and the best traditions of Russian chocolate making.
Bolshaya Lubyanka street, 13/16, handmade.korkunov.ru
3 Confael Chain of Stores
Confael is the chocolate factory, producing premium chocolate and exclusive chocolate-made gifts. Today the Confael confectionary range includes more than 100 types of hand-made chocolates. Besides the boxes of truffles and chocolate sweets, Confael also stocks themed chocolates relating to holidays, hobbies and national events.
4 L'atelier du Chocolat
L'atelier du Chocolat specializes in chocolate truffles with cognac, calvados, rum, whiskey, raspberry, passion fruit, praline. In fact you can request chocolate truffles with any topping. L’atelier recently recreated Salvatore Ferragamo shoes and Hermes perfume bottle in chocolate for various fashion events.
5 Babaevsky Chocolate Shop
Babaevsky Concern is the oldest confectionary factory in Russia; its history dates back to 1804. Today Babaevsky Confectionary Concern produces a wide range of sweet products including such famous chocolate candies as Squirrel, Bear in the North, chocolate bars Babaevsky and Alenka. Babaevsky chocolate goods have repeatedly won international contests. For many Russians Babaevsky Soviet chocolate taste, awakening nostalgic memories, is sweeter and more precious then any Swiss gourmet chocolate.