The continental delights of pastries, cakes and chocolates are one of the highlights of living on the continent. City Savvy’s Bex Stapleford had the hard task of tackling the best chocolate in the city.
Originally built on the philosophy of making pralines accessible to all, Leonidas today makes more than 100 varieties of Belgian chocolates. You’re never far from a Leonidas retailer, simply put in your postcode and the nearest shop will pop up.
Chocolate House Nathalie Bonn
Located opposite the Grand Duke’s Palace, you can enjoy your chocolates here with a hot drink, or IN a hot drink in the form of a chocolate spoon, designed to be dipped into warm milk where it will melt into hot-chocolatey goodness before your very eyes.
Address: 20 rue du Marché aux Herbes, L-1728 Luxembourg.
Contact: +352 26 26 20 06
Currently there is no website available.
The inventor of the praline in 1912 and the creator of the special box known as the ‘ballotin’ in 1915, all of Neuhaus’ chocolates are produced in Belgium according to original recipes.
Address: Centre Commercial Kirchberg- Rue A. Weiker 5, L-2721 Luxembourg, and Grand Rue 61, L-1661 Luxembourg.
Contact: Kirchberg: +352 27 84 86 69 – Grand Rue: +352 26 20 19 17
Five stores throughout Luxembourg offer you a range of chocolates, including pralines and truffles, all beautifully presented in boxes to take home for yourself – or to be given as a gift if you’re feeling generous!
Opened by Nicolas Namur in 1863, their chocolates of today are made in small quantities using almost century old recipes and traditional methods. At locations throughout Luxembourg, you can enjoy your chocolates alongside a drink as you sit and savour the tastes.
Not only can you buy and enjoy the chocolate range at Genaveh’s premises in Steinfort, but there are workshops designed for children and adults to see demonstrations of it being made which include chocolate tasting and a small gift. You can also celebrate your birthday or another occasion here, yum yum!
Address: 52a rue de Koerich, L-8437 Steinfort, Luxembourg.
Contact: +352 27 62 16 17 – email@example.com
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