LUX Restaurant & Bar Awards 2019 Page 73 LUX Restaurant & Bar Awards 2019 Established in 2008, North East Chocolates has been providing a fun selection of chocolates for more than a decade. Aiming to offer each and every client a taste of nostalgia, North East Chocolates provides a wide range of decadent treats. Whilst clients know they can buy chocolates from anywhere, they return for the unique experience and the delicious, treats that this innovative chocolatier provides. As part of its focus on taking guests back to their childhood by enhancing their love of truly delicious chocolates, North East Chocolates’ shop boasts handcrafted wooden bookshelves shelves to display nostalgic candy. Soon it will also have patchwork stained glass front window and a London telephone booth front door to transport guests away from their lives and into a world of chocolate indulgence. Alongside its beautiful shop, the firm can also ship its chocolates throughout the USA so that clients can indulge in their favourites wherever they may be based. Holiday themed candy deliveries and candygrams can also be arranged so there is something for everyone who visits North East Chocolates. With more than ten years’ experience in delicious chocolates and confectionary, North East Chocolates is a community focused chocolatier committed to putting smiles on the faces of its customers and the locals who support them. As part of our overview of a selection of winners from this year’s Restaurant & Bar Awards we profile the firm to find out more about the delicious products it has to offer. North East Chocolates Chocolatier of the Year 2019 – Maryland & Best Confectionary Product 2019: Chocolate Sea Salt Caramels The team at North East Chocolates also coordinate a range of community events including the well-attended Unicorn Quest, Outdoor Movies, Kids Summer Carnival, Moms in Business Vendor Showcase, and the downtown Halloween Spooktacular as part of their focus on giving back to the community that has supported it for more than 10 years. Ultimately, North East Chocolates goes beyond just chocolate: fresh flavor runs through every quirky detail of the tiny little store, and every ounce of passion in its owner’s heart, and every sprinkle of magic showcases the team’s attention to detail on every custom order. In a world of consumerism, where almost anything you desire can be purchased at the click of a button, many have lost the joy in getting themselves a small, decedent treat, and this is something that North East Chocolates aims to rectify. This focus on making every client truly happy through its chocolates and the experience of buying them will remain the core focus moving forward as it seeks to put the magic back into treating yourself. Company: North East Chocolates Contact: Christie McDevitt Website: