Jacques Torres opening his first specialist chocolate workshop back in 2000 and today has become known as ‘Mr. Chocolate’ with some describing him as the real life Willy Wonka. There are a number of outlets in the New York City area and you will find a variety of wonderful confectionery treats designed to tempt every taste bud. From cookies and champagne filled truffles through to hot chocolate and even chipotle laced candy, this is truly a chocolate lover’s dream.
This purveyor of sweet treats has locations in New Hampshire, Massachusetts and New York. Larry Burdick has become known for his incredible handmade chocolates, which he crafts with the use of some of the finest beans from around the globe. You will find a huge range of delicious handmade chocolates and cakes in his shops, and fans of his creations are always particularly enamored by his delicious and somewhat cute chocolate mice, which are available in three delicious variations.
With more than two hundred locations across the United States, as well as international locations, See’s has been around for more than nine decades. It all began when Charlie See began to produce his mom’s recipes and introduced them to the world. Even today, just as his mother’s recipes demanded, only the best chocolate making ingredients are used to create these confectionery masterpieces. You can enjoy more than one hundred different varieties when you visit See’s as well as a retro look that adds to your shopping experience.
Known as the New American Chocolate, TCHO is located in San Francisco, California, and aims to bring a new, unique twist to chocolate that will make it even more sumptuous and exquisite. New ideas, new recipes, and new concepts are the name of the game with this confectioner, so you will always find something unique and wonderful to sample when you visit.
FP Patisserie has a number of locations in New York as well as an outlet in Las Vegas. Known for fabulous baked goods, this is a place where you will also be able to get your hands on some wonderful chocolate goodies, including a huge selection of sweets, incredible hot chocolate and a very tempting milk chocolate spread known as pate a tartiner.