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Published January 15th 2012
If you are a lover of fine chocolate then you simply must visit Koko Black in Claremont. It's like stepping into a chocolate wonderland. Gaze into the display counter at the 48 different sorts of chocolates and your mouth will water. Watch the chocolatiers, through the viewing window, as they work their magic and handcraft the chocolates in front of your very eyes.
Koko Black was first started in Melbourne in the early 2000's and over the years has opened more stores in Melbourne and a store in Canberra. The store in Claremont was only opened early last year and it is one of their biggest salons.
The aromas upon entering this chocolate paradise awaken your senses and your soul, opening your world up to a whole new level of indulgence. The taste bud tingling scents are divine, delighting and inviting. You will be addicted before you even try it.
The chocolatiers at Koko Black have a real passion for their work and make the most amazing chocolates. They have truly mastered the fine art of chocolate making. Try some of their hand made chocolates, ice creams from the ice creamery or their delicious cakes and deserts. Everything is beautifully presented and almost too gorgeous to eat, almost.
Koko Black has an elegant yet relaxed atmosphere with seating inside and outside the salon. Why not have a coffee or tea or their speciality of the house, a hot chocolate. Enjoy the Queen of Hearts High Tea at Koko Black and sample both sweet and savoury items served on a two tiered plate.
If you are planning a wedding or special occasion and you are looking for something a bit different, talk to the wonderful staff at Koko Black. They can personalise your celebration with bonbonniere, petite fours, thank you gifts and gift vouchers.
As a gift, a box of the handcrafted chocolates is a great idea. Pick a box and then select some of the gorgeous chocolates on display, they are available in varying sized boxes, a perfect gift for someone special. Koko Black also has a vast range of chocolate bars, gift boxes and novelties to choose from so you are sure to find something that you will love. If you don't have the opportunity to visit Koko Black but you still want to sample their wonderful chocolates there is an on-line salon for your convenience.
Koko Black is open 7 days a week, Monday - 9am to 6pm, Tuesday to Saturday – 9am to 11pm and Sunday - 10.30am to 10.30 pm. So why not drop by and sample a selection of their signature chocolates and desserts soon, you won't be sorry, and you will be back.