Have a fondness for sweets and looking to try some new treats? Great news, Ontario’s Southwest has multiple artisanal chocolate shops that will do just the trick! 

Dutch Boys Chocolates

Dutch Boys Chocolate  - Kingsville

When you head to Dutch Boys Chocolate be sure to expect the unexpected. This shop embraces the art of chocolate, with ingredients and in appearance - from a wide variety of flavours to uniquely hand-crafted designs. They’ll definitely have you coming back for more. They have online shopping and curbside pick up options for their delicious product line-up too!  

woman holding chocolates on plate

Annies Chocolates - London

Creating handmade chocolates since 1996, Annies Chocolates serves a collection of delicious chocolates and sweet treats using their special blend of chocolates. 

Bella Chocolatier - Chatham

Located in downtown Chatham, Bella Chocolatier is a gourmet chocolate shop that offers handcrafted chocolates, truffles, barks, brittles, fudge, and more. Best of all, they have shipping Canada-wide with all of their tasty products available on the online store.

habitual chocolate bars

Habitual Chocolate  - Woodstock

Habitual Chocolate embraces the culinary arts and handcrafts all of their chocolates using beans from small farms located across South America.  This shop will become your go-to chocolate shop. Get some of these bean to bar treats at the store or one of the retailers listed on their website.

Forrats Chocolates Chocolate bar

Forrat’s Chocolates - London

Forrat’s Chocolates are masters at making fresh quality European-style handcrafted truffles and chocolates. All chocolates are made on-site with only fresh ingredients. Their chocolate lounge allows you to partake in this edible experience. Forrat’s offers take out and delivery in the London area. 

Ontario’s Southwest is the home to culinary wonders, including the best artisanal chocolates around. To see more of our great region, be sure to visit the Next Stop:Taste series for episodes that will direct you towards even some unforgettable moments.

Since Windsor is currently in lockdown, we recommend that locals stay home and use this article to inspire future travel. Better yet, buying gift cards and shopping online is a great way to show your support for these local businesses while staying safe.