Nine out of ten people like chocolate (the tenth is lying)
Chocolate is a joy to give and a joy to receive and each of us has an intensely personal history with this sweetest of substances which has so many things wrapped up in it - romantic memories, love, childhood, happiness and that feeling of being rewarded. Nothing can stimulate the senses and create a sense of euphoria as effectively as chocolate.
Universally adored, chocolate is one of life's perfect indulgences and in certain regions and parts of the world, chocolate has also proved to be a big tourist drawcard. In the Hunter Valley, the Hunter Valley Chocolate Company is the sweetest and most addictive attraction around.
Established in the Hunter Valley more than 15 years ago, the Hunter Valley Chocolate Company is one of the biggest tourist attractions in the region. It's so popular that they can be found at three convenient locations in Pokolbin, where you can taste a fantastic range of fine, uniue handmade chocolate products and a large variety of freshly made fudge.
The most recently opened outlet is known as ''Twenty-3-Twenty'' on Broke Road in Pokolbin and features a large viewing window where the Chocolatiers and Fudge-makers can be observed busily making the range of chocolate and fudge for all three outlets.
At the Hunter Valley Gardens outlet, chocolate lovers can also take a break from browsing over the seemingly endless choice and relax with a mug of coffee.
Belgian chocolate has always been the indulgence of the rich, the food for lovers and the favourite of the masses. Firm in the belief that a quality product can only be created using the best ingredients – the Hunter Valley Chocolate Company use only the best Belgian couverture chocolate together with Australian dried fruits and nuts. Fillings and flvourings are kept very simple as it is the chocolate that should be the experience.
If you're mad about chocolate, you'll love the Hunter Valley Chocolate Company's exquisite range of chocolate. So take the time to visit their three retail outlets in Pokolbin and see for yourself what everyone is talking about.