Celebrate World Chocolate Day right here at Home!

Thierry Chocolates

Today’s a day we can all agree deserves our attention, World Chocolate Day! Celebrate the creation of the most amazing and delicious sweet treat at these local chocolatiers!

1. Thomas Haas Chocolates

Thomas Haas is a fourth generation pâtissier and with two locations in North Vancouver and Kitsilano, you’re sure to satisfy any sweet tooth here!


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2. Cocoaro

Cocoaro in Port Moody is known for their ‘bean-to-bar’ chocolates and pride themselves on respectful treatment of their bean producers. They make their heavenly treats locally and are available at select weekend Farmer’s markets.


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3. Drunken Chocolatier

This unique artisan chocolate shop takes advantage of Vancouver’s craft liqueurs by infusing local flavours into their chocolate!


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4.  Chocolate with Geoseph

Not only does this local artisan produce delicious chocolate, but they also offer lessons to teach you about creating it!


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5. Koko Monk Hot Chocolate Lounge

In addition to one-of-a-kind flavour fusions using raw chocolate, Koko Monk also serves up decadent hot chocolate creations in a variety of flavours.


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6. Purdy’s Chocolate

Purdy’s is synonymous with fine chocolate in this city, and rightfully so! The iconic triangle box of chocolate hedgehogs is a local staple of any celebration.


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7. Rocky Mountain Chocolate

With locations across the Lower Mainland, this local favourite is easily accessible and well worth the trip whether for a box of chocolates or a decadent caramel apple!


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8. Mink Chocolate Café

Mink makes some of the most delectable chocolate, and chocolate infused desserts and coffees that money can buy! The Marine Dr. location has temporarily closed but the Surrey and West Hastings St. locations remain open.


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9. BETA5 Chocolates

BETA5 has received numerous awards including being named one of North America’s Top Ten Chocolatiers! The local shop creates visually stunning products with premium (and delicious) ingredients.


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10. Thierry Chocolates

Headed by artisan Chocolatier and Pattisier Chef Thierry Busset, this French inspired chocolate shop and café serves up the most ‘instagrammable’ chocolate treats you can find!


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 A wise philosopher once said, “Chocolate doesn’t ask silly questions, chocolate understands.” Check out these local artisan chocolate artisans and make your day a little sweeter!