Shop

Here are all the posts on Chocablog tagged with the term Shop.

La Pâtisserie des Rêves, London

La Pâtisserie des Rêves, opens in Marylebone Road.

Paul A. Young Opens in Soho

A look at Paul A. Young's new flagship central London store which opens today.

Afternoon Tea At Tea Party, Finchley

Serendipty is a wonderful thing. A random comment I made on Twitter about being in Finchley caught the attention of Samantha Check, who runs a tea room just round the corner from where I live. I’d never heard of Tea Party …

Van Beek & Specker, Rotterdam

I was in Holland a week or so ago, and my constant quest for local chocolate makers resulted in me finding one of the five shops Van Beek & Specker have in Rotterdam. Apparently these two families have been working together …

Viva! Prague – The ‘Shock-olatier’

In Prague there is a chocolate shop called Viva! which sells fine Belgian chocolates, and it’s busy. Very busy. There’s a huge range of chocolate treats to choose from, but it was a sign one cabinet that started this review. Belgian …

Max Brenner, Melbourne

Max Brenner has been a worldwide phenomenon that has managed to escape my attention until recently, as I mistakenly assumed it was too posh to enter. His website seems to either reveal very little or freeze up, so I …

Paul A. Young

Simon and I celebrated Chocablog’s third birthday on Tuesday by visiting one of the UK’s top chocolatiers in his Islington shop. Paul A. Young started out as a pastry chef but now has two shops in London and plans to …

Gold Pralines of Prague

Gold Pralines have two shops in Prague. One is very close to the old town square, and sells a surprising variety of confectionery. Of more interest to Chocabloggers (well, this one in particular) is their range of handmade chocolates, some …

Chopin Chocoates, Doha: Part 2

Tasting Time! Having been dazzled by the displays at Chopin’s Al Saad branch, it was time to sit down and taste a few of their offerings. I was given three chocolates to try, all of which turned out to be milk not …

Chopin Chocolates, Doha: Part 1

So here I am in downtown Doha, Qatar. I’ve spent the last week and a half here and it was only a day or so ago that I had time to walk down the street a little to see where …

Chocolate @ No5

Hahndorf is an old German town nestled in the hills of Adelaide, South Australia and is more known for its kitsch souvenirs and dodgy looking sausages and sauerkraut than chocolate. However, earlier this year a new player emerged amongst …

Melting Perfection

Fate was definitely working when I noticed that there was a gorgeous chocolatier shop on the same street as our hotel in Wellington, New Zealand, going by the name ‘Melting Perfection’. We reached it as it was about to …

Cioccolata e Sappori, Milan

I am no stranger to coincidence. I find things, things find me. For example, I managed to locate an old friend who had moved to Milan just by looking on the internet. That, however is not the coincidence that concerns …