Posts Tagged: Boston Chocolate

Happy National Candy Month!

Not only does the month of June mark the official start to summer, but it is also National Candy Month! One of our very favorite times of year here at Hilliards Chocolates, National Candy Month is an opportunity to enjoy all of the most delicious flavors life has to offer. Wondering how you should celebrate… Read more »

Adorable Favors for Baby Showers

There is nothing more exciting than the arrival of a new baby, and if you have a friend or family member who is expecting their first child, you are probably busy planning the perfect baby shower for them. Whether you are looking for a delicious snack for guests to enjoy while the mommy-to-be opens her… Read more »

Spring and Wedding Season are Officially Here!

Spring is officially here, and so is another season we love here at Hilliards Chocolates: Wedding season! With bridal showers, bachelorette parties and wedding receptions on the horizon, bridesmaids and brides-to-be are in search of the perfect favors for their guests, and we have plenty of unique and delicious ideas for you to consider! Chocolate… Read more »

Happy St. Patrick’s Day from Hilliards Chocolates!

Whether you are Irish by birth or just Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, there is no better way to celebrate than with a handful of chocolate coins from Hilliards Chocolates! Our Boston locations will be decorated in green and gold for the March 17th festivities, proud to be located in the most Irish city in… Read more »

Prepare for Easter with Hilliards Chocolates

One of our favorite holidays here at Hilliards Chocolates, Easter gives us the opportunity to add a creative spring-colored touch to all of our most popular candies and chocolates. And with the Easter celebrations just a few weeks away, we are busy filling baskets with our favorite homemade delicacies, including milk chocolate bunnies, cream filled… Read more »

Happy National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day!

Today is National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day, and whether you like to enjoy it on toast, in the middle of a PB&J sandwich or paired with chocolate, there isn’t a bad way to eat peanut butter. One of the most delicious and well loved foods on the market, Americans love this nutty spread so much… Read more »

Maple Sugar Season is Almost Here!

As February comes to a close, the chocolatiers here at Hilliards Chocolates are searching for signs of spring and hoping to say goodbye to the cold, dreary winter weather that has been pounding the state of Massachusetts the past few months. From packing away our shovels to being able to enjoy ice cream again, there… Read more »

Don’t Forget: Valentine’s Day is Almost Here!

With Valentine’s Day just a few days away, it is time to head to Hilliards Chocolates to pick up gourmet chocolates and candies for the ones you love most. Whether you are shopping for your partner, your children, your best friends or family members, we have all of our favorite delicacies dressed up in red,… Read more »

Start Planning Your Valentine’s Day Celebration Early

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 »

From Currency to Beverage to Bars: The Story of Chocolate

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 »