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Artisan Chocolate in Cairo: Chocolate Shops Where You Can Find Your Favourite Slab

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Artisan Chocolate in Cairo: Chocolate Shops Where You Can Find Your Favourite Slab
    written by
    Dina Mokhtar

    Featured image via Chocolate Factory.

     

    Among the many things that Cairo offers us in various shapes and varieties is chocolate. In this article, we’ve gathered a round of stores that provide artisan chocolate.

    Co.Coh:

     
     
     
     
     
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    Co.coh’s eclectic menu has a host of products like different varieties of nut butter, halva, and even cheese. When it comes to chocolate (because that’s what we are here for), Co.coh offers a 100 gm of dark chocolate, with or without nuts for 85LE, while a 100 gm of chocolate pops, plain or with nuts, is 75LE, and a quarter of a kilo is 200LE. The brand also offers white and dark chocolate sauces, as well as honey-sweetened, and plain chocolate spreads.

    Chocolate Factory:

     
     
     
     
     
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    In addition to a range of its flavoured bars, Chocolate Factory has a selection of milk, dark, and white chocolate slabs that come in wooden boxes and a hammer to break the block into heavenly bites; a 150 gm slab is 245LE, while 400 gm box is 445LE. Fillings are marshmallow, Oreo, almond with strawberry, hazelnut with strawberry, and rose petals with pistachio, and pretzel with pistachio.

    Tseppas:

     
     
     
     
     
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    This long-standing confectionery brand prides itself on its range of dark and milk, sugar-free chocolate bars that come in two flavours; cinnamon & cashew, and quinoa – well, that’s new!

     Ganache:

     
     
     
     
     
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    Now here’s an ultimate go-to if you are looking for quality chocolate that comes in all shapes and forms; dark, milk, white, assorted, bars, spreads, diet-friendly, and more. The products are so many that we don’t know where to begin. You know what? Check the website, where you’ll find all the products listed.     

    House of Cocoa:

     
     
     
     
     
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    We can’t talk about chocolate without mentioning House of Cocoa; in addition to its long list of luscious chocolate desserts, the brand offers an array of dark, white, and milk chocolate bars, with flavours including mint, biscuit, strawberry, croquant, and peanut butter. Prices range between 25 and 85LE. Check the whole lot here.

    Natural Bites:

     
     
     
     
     
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    Natural Bites serve a host of sugar and dairy-free chocolates that come in various flavours, including coffee, dried fruit, nuts & seeds, and peanut butter (40LE each). The brand has also launched a selection stevia-sweetened bars that come in plain or with peanuts, almonds, or hazelnut (65LE – each). You can order through the website.

    Chococharm:

     
     
     
     
     
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    Chococharm offers dark and milk chocolate with endless additions to choose from. What caught our eyes on the brand’s Instagram account are the milk and dark chocolate detox bites, to which you can add dried fruit, hazelnut, cashew, and pistachio, as well as a dash of sea salt.

    Chocolate Noir:

     
     
     
     
     
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    Founded by Salma El Meligy, Chocolate Noir has gourmet Belgian chocolate on offer. It is also ready to take care of the chocolate buffet at any event, as well as your next batch of customised giveaways.

    Minimum order is 400LE, which is equivalent to 400 gm of chocolate. Flavours are pistachio and rose petals, pistachio, almond and dried cranberries, hazelnut, sea salt, caramel, and almond.

    Gourmet:

    The grocery shop never ceases to impress us when it comes to its colourful range of products that cater to all needs. Gourmet offers milk and dark Belgian chocolate buttons in a 160 gm pack that sell for 65LE-each. Check them out and order here.   

     

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