Celebrate National Cherry Month with Cherry Cordials

cherry cordials

If you love the rich flavor of cherries, then you are in luck this month! February is National Cherry Month, the perfect excuse to indulge in your favorite cherry-flavored dessert. Our favorite choice? Here at Hilliards Chocolates we especially enjoy cherry cordials. Dipped in milk or dark chocolate, these juicy maraschino cherry delights are made… Read more »

Start Planning Your Valentine’s Day Celebration Early

lovebug truffles

Valentine’s Day is just a few weeks away, and as we decorate our windows with hearts, fill our shops with teddy bears and dip our truffles in pink coconut, we are wondering the same question as you. What should I get my loved one for Valentine’s Day? With so many delicious confections to choose from,… Read more »

Happy National Buttercrunch Day!

almond toffee crunch

Celebrated annually on January 20, National Buttercrunch Day is a wonderful opportunity to enjoy the delectable flavors of buttercrunch candy. Known by a few different names, this gourmet snack is also called toffee crunch and English toffee.  Created from caramelized sugar, chocolate and nuts, the proper cooking of toffee crunch is a delicate process that… Read more »

From Currency to Beverage to Bars: The Story of Chocolate

chocolate truffles

From boxes of assorted chocolates to chocolate covered pretzels, when we think of chocolate today, we think of a sweet and flavorful confection that we eat. But what many chocolate lovers don’t know is that throughout much of history this gourmet delight was a beverage, not a food. Grown near the Equator, cacao trees grow… Read more »

Say “Thank You” to Your Employees After a Busy Holiday Season

homemade marshmallows

While the holidays are a fun and exciting opportunity to spend time with our loved ones, they are also some of the busiest weeks of the year. Now that the new year is here and the season is winding to a close, it is time to catch our breaths and get back into our everyday… Read more »

Start the New Year with a Sweet Celebration

popular chocolate assortment

After a wonderful Christmas holiday surrounded by family and friends, we at Hilliards Chocolates are looking forward to ringing in the New Year with our loved ones as well. 2015 has been such a great year and we are so excited to see what pleasant surprises and delicious candies 2016 has in store for us… Read more »

Complete Your Last-Minute Christmas Shopping with Hilliards Chocolates

Milk and Dark Chocolate Santas

Christmas always arrives faster than we expect it to, leaving shoppers in a rush to find gifts for the friends and family members left on their lists. Instead of heading to the mall and facing the hustle and bustle of the busy holiday crowds, visit Hilliards Chocolates and pick up some gourmet gifts for your… Read more »

Happy National Chocolate Covered Anything Day!

chocolate covered oreo cookies

At Hilliards Chocolates, we firmly believe that chocolate makes everything better, and National Chocolate Covered Anything Day is the perfect opportunity to put our theory to the test.  There are an endless number of possibilities to consider when you are choosing something to dip in chocolate, whether you love the sweet flavor of chocolate covered… Read more »

Stuff Your Stockings with Candy this Year

handmade candy canes

As a child, one of the most exciting parts of Christmas morning is reaching into your stocking to find all the little treasures that Santa left behind. And what better way to start the holiday than with a piece of your favorite candy? Here at Hilliards Chocolates, we have plenty of delicious seasonal options to… Read more »

Spread Some Holiday Cheer to Coworkers and Clients This Season!

Winter Wonderland Tower

December is here and with the holidays quickly approaching, you are probably looking for a way to spread cheer to clients, coworkers and business associates. While there are many great options to choose from when shopping for a business gift, our favorite way to celebrate the holiday season is with gourmet candy and chocolates! Perfect… Read more »