Happy Mother’s Day

Our Belgian Pralines

Mother’s Day is celebrated on May 14th 2023 in the Southern Hemisphere.

Alpes d’Or would like to wish a Happy Mother’s Day to all of the mothers, aunties, grandmothers and caregivers who work so hard every Read more

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History of the Easter Bunny

A cuter mascot is hard to come by

Easter is with us this weekend, and many countries around the world look forward to public holidays, hot cross buns, and chocolate eggs and rabbits. A central figure of these celebrations Read more

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Chocolate Desserts with Swiss Napos

Mmmmm… Chocolate

There isn’t any bad way to eat chocolate. We at Alpes d’Or would eat chocolate for breakfast if we could.

While we like our beautiful truffles and pralines plain, our Swiss chocolate is versatile and easy to Read more

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Valentine’s Day Chocolate: A History

Valentine’s Day designs for Alpes d’Or Swiss Chocolate

From the ancient Aztecs who discovered cacao came the connection between love and chocolate, and this has endured and evolved with chocolate’s history. Now no Valentine’s Day is complete without a Read more

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Lunar New Year 2023

The Lunar Near Year, also known as Spring Festival or Chinese New Year, falls on January 22nd this year and we welcome in the year of the Rabbit. Let’s take a look at some of the history, customs, and Read more

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Happy New Year from Alpes d’Or

Our latest collection of German Pralines

The year draws to an end, and as we look forward to the beginning of 2023 we also reflect on the wonderful year that was 2022.

Our greatest achievement this year was the Read more

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Holiday Chocolate Gift Guide

Tis the season! Holidays are upon us and that means gift giving, gatherings, and spontaneous guests dropping by. It’s time to eat, drink and be merry – and what better way to do that than with chocolate? Here we Read more

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Cocoa Liquor: A Closer Look

Cocoa Liquor

In our previous series on the ingredients behind chocolate we’ve made mention of ‘cocoa liquor’, and without it we would have no chocolate at all! So, let’s take a look at this vital step in the chocolate Read more

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Cocoa Solids: A Closer Look

Cacao beans and shell

Chocolate is made from a handful of key ingredients – cocoa butter, sugar, and cocoa solids. We recently took a deeper look at Cocoa butter, so lets explore the other star of the show: Cocoa Read more

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New Product Launch: German Pralines

New German Praline collection

Alpes d’Or is excited to announce the launch of our exquisite new collection of German Pralines! Just in time for the beautiful and romantic Qixi holiday known as Chinese Valentine’s Day, this collection features three Read more

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