A sweet Valentine
We bring to you five places in the city where you can get customised chocolates for your Valentine.india Updated: Feb 11, 2011 01:18 IST
The Chocolate Box
The USP here is that you can choose the design, size and flavour of your chocolates. Besides that, the packaging is entirely up to you. A box of six, 18 and 24 chocolates here, will cost you Rs 445, Rs 1125 and Rs 1482 respectively (plus taxes).
Where: Radisson MBD, Sector-18, Noida
The chocolates sold here, are reasonably priced. The price of their heart-shaped chocolates starts at Rs 8 per piece. You can even gift chocolate jewellery to your loved one. A pair of earrings or a pendant will cost you Rs 50. Or you can get personalised notes inserted in the chocolates that will then be put in a real seashell, all for Rs 10 per piece. For fruit lovers, there are figs and strawberries dipped in chocolates.
Where: 9, DDA Market 4, Chittaranjan Park
Chocolates here are sold according to their weight. The shop offers heart-shaped and lip-shaped chocolates. For your calorie-conscious girlfriend, you can choose from the sugar-free variety. Classic chocolates will cost you Rs 3,500/kg and you can get deluxe and no-added-sugar ones for Rs 3,800/kg.
Where: 13-A, A-3, Ground Floor, Select Citywalk Mall, Saket
Not so cheap, but the store stocks innovative items like edible chocolate roses for Rs 150 a piece and about Rs 2,500 for a bunch. Here you can buy a kit to apply chocolate on your Valentine. Get a palette, brushes and four liquid chocolates for Rs 6,000 or even a Taj Mahal made of white chocolate.
Where: F-176, Ambience Mall, Gurgaon/A12 Wazirpur Industrial Area
A hit among the students because of its location, here you can get your loved one’s name embedded on heart-shaped chocolates. Or you can write messages on the chocolates for Rs 100 to Rs 300, depending upon the size. Chocolate bouquets range from Rs 400-450.
Where: Shop no. 1, 101 UB, Kamla Nagar (Near north campus, Delhi University)
Compiled by Namya Sinha