There are 68 chocolate shops in Chicago. Feeling overwhelmed? MostBest knows the Top 3.
When you’re looking for a little indulgence, one of these chocolate experts will hit the spot with a sinful sweet.
KATHERINE ANNE CONFECTIONS
With a strong focus on using local and organic ingredients, Katherine Anne’s offers a range of delectable truffles and caramels, but the hot chocolate and marshmallows are the real specialties. They handcraft the marshmallows in ridiculous flavors like Vanilla Black Pepper and Champagne, and they go perfectly with their award-winning hot chocolate.
We Love Their: Salted Caramel Marshmallow, Toasted Coconut Rum Truffle, Mexican Drinking Chocolate
THE FUDGE POT
As a passerby, you can see the chefs rolling out the many flavors of gooey fudge through the window of The Fudge Pot. When you enter, you’ll be awed by the displays that showcase a ton of chocolate models of dogs, cars, and much more, and if you don’t see a model that appeals to you, the family-run spot will custom make one for you.
We Love Their: Toodle, Candy Apple, Strawberry Chocolate Fudge
Teuscher Chocolates is a small shop filled with truffles, chocolate bars, and specialty chocolates that are made from only the finest ingredients imported straight from Zurich to Chicago. Teuscher also sells a wide range of gift items, perfect for any occasion, and even offers sugar-free chocolate for those with dietary restrictions.
We Love Their: Champagne Truffles, Sea Salt Dark Chocolate Caramel