chocolate has been around as far as we can remember, it actually dates 1100 B.C. back to the Aztecs, & it evolved in time to what we can buy today in any general store. but same as back then, there are a few types of chocolate reserved only for the wealthiest, those that can afford the finer things in life!
chocolate is an amazing delicacy and his has many beneficial effects, it always brings a smile to one’s face, it causes the body to release endorphin & even pheromones, so it acts as a sexual catalyst. considering all of that, price should be an item when going for fine chocolate, or will it?
that’s why we wanted to see a top 5 of the most expensive chocolates!
#5 Amedei Toscano Black Truffles in Swarovski Chocolate Box ~ $294
created by Amedei, a company world renowned for making some of the most expensive chocolate in the world, this piece is a luxury product both in display & also at a taste level. as you probably know truffles are the most expensive foods so it’s no wonder you’ll find them inside. the box is decorated in Swarovski crystals to increase it’s appeal even more! so what do you get for your money? the answer is: 15 Amedei’s Toscano black truffles filled with champagne & topped with edible gold flakes & placed in a handmade box that would make anyone go crazy for chocolate!
Amedei Toscano Black Truffles in Swarovski Chocolate Box
#4 Chocolates with Edible Gold ~ $508
on the number 4 position we find a company based in Switzerland called Delafee, that pride themselves in what is called the “Art of Gold”. in this case the product we’re referring to consists of the finest cocoas from Ecuador covered in edible gold! if you have the money, you can even skip the chocolate altogether & just buy a gram of edible gold!
Chocolates with Edible Gold
#3 Le Grand Louis XVI ~ $900
it was very unlikely not to see a French company in this list & they rank 3rd. Debauve & Gallais was established in the 1800 & they were the official supplier of chocolate for Napoleon & numerous French kings. one of their finest products is the Le Grand Louis XVI which goes for as much as $900. it is a high end type of dark chocolate which has it’s refined cocoa composition up to 99%.
Le Grand Louis XVI
#2 Wispa Gold Chocolate ~ $1,628
the Wispa Gold is the most expensive chocolate bar in the world! it is covered in a specially designed leaf wrapper made of gold & also the chocolate bar has an outer layer of edible gold! with all that marketing & PR buzz Wispa Gold Chocolate still doesn’t rank on our first position!
Wispa Gold Chocolate
#1 Chocopologie Chocolate Truffle ~ $2,600
Chocopologie is considered to be the ultimate masterpiece when it comes to chocolate. it comes from Denmark & it’s made by a company called Fritz Knipschildt. so what do you get for $2,600? you get 1 piece consisting of 70 percent Valrhona dark chocolate with vanilla at its base to which heavy cream, sugar & truffle oil have been added to create the ultimate chocolate experience! although you can not buy this within any store, it is available for order!
Chocopologie Chocolate Truffle