The countdown to Christmas is so close I can almost taste it! If you love chocolate, you’re guaranteed to love this years chocolate Advent Calendar selection. There are firm favourites, Lindt, Hotel Chocolat and Thorntons, plus a unique 3D After Eight Calendar, then there’s the personalised chocolate calendars and not forgetting the Holland & Barrett Calendars for those who might have an intolerance or allergy. I told you there was an amazing choice! I have listed the best of the best chocolate Advent Calendars for 2015 below to make choosing the right one easy.
Classic Lindt Advent Calendar
Lindt is renowned for their mouth watering chocolate so what could be better for the grown-ups than a delicious Lindt calendar to enjoy whilst celebrating the Christmas countdown! This year there are three calendars to choose from, one to suit everyone’s tastes. There’s the Adorable Teddy Calendar, the Classic Lindt Calendar and the New Blissful Lindor calendar. This year I have included the Lindt Classic calendar in the round-up, after all who doesn’t love a good classic! Behind each door is a sumptuous, melt in your mouth chocolate. Inside are Santa hollows, Reindeer hollows and Lindor milk chocolate mini truffles.
Available to buy from Lindt, Amazon, Waitrose, Ocado, Sainsbury’s and Tesco. Priced at £5.49.
After Eight Big Ben Advent Calendar
The after dinner mint is a tasty treat that we all love, but who can wait till after dinner? With this super cool After Eight Big Ben Advent Calendar you won’t have to! This 3D calendar is filled with an assortment of delicious After Eight Pralines. It’s a really eye catching design and would make a lovely early Christmas present for a loved one, or yourself!
Available to buy from Amazon. Priced at £24.99.
Holland & Barrett Dairy Free and No Added Sugar
If you or a family member has an allergy or you want a healthier option for an advent calendar then this might just be the answer. Holland & Barrett have two great calendars available for the festive countdown this year. The No Added Sugar calendar is dairy, gluten and nut free as well as containing no added sugar. The perfect choice if you want a tasty milk chocolate calendar but have an intolerance or nut allergy. The Dairy Free Advent Calendar is an organic milk chocolate calendar with no dairy, great for little or big kids with a dairy intolerance. These Advent Calendars make sure everyone can enjoy the run up to Christmas. RRP £3.99 each.
Available to buy from Holland & Barrett. Priced at £3.99 each.
Hotel Chocolat – Truffles for Two
I love the concept behind this Advent Calendar and in fact it’s the first time I have seem one like this. An advent calendar with a difference, behind each door is not one but two tasty truffles. This is the ultimate couples calendar, also great if you just love truffles! Inside the calendar is a whole host of delicious truffle flavours, including Mulled Wine, Pecan, Gingerbread, Cinnamon Praline and other tasty treats.
Available to buy from Hotel Chocolat. Priced at £26.
FotoInsight Personalised Calendars
Why not add a personal touch to this years festivities with a personalised Advent Calendar from FotoInsight? You can choose from 3 tasty Advent Calendars, Kinder, Ferrero or a milk chocolate calendar. Each calendar can be personalised with a photo. Not only do they look great, they are reasonably priced and make lovely gifts. The large Kinder calendar has 24 doors and contains an assortment of different Kinder chocolates, one hidden behind each door. The Ferrero calendar contains a mixture of tasty treats from the Ferrero range which is sure to be a hit with any Ferrero fan. The milk chocolate advent also has 24 doors which each hides a tasty milk chocolate treat. A great choice of treats and a calendar to treasure.
Available to buy from FotoInsight.co.uk. Prices vary.
Thorntons Continental Advent Calendar
Thorntons have a few delicious Advent Calendars available this year, but my favourite is the Continental Calendar – what could be better than a Christmas tree shaped calendar! The luxury calendar contains an assortment of 24 individual mousses, truffles and the famous Thorntons Alpini. There’s also an extra special treat for Christmas Day.
Available to buy from Thorntons, Amazon and other good stockists. Priced at £10.
This post includes PR samples.