As the global popularity of tea soars, so does the ingenuity of candy makers, who are now incorporating many types of tea into their tasty products. Holiday time is perfect for exploring all the new gift options this presents. Be sure and order early, though, or risk being disappointed if your choice sells out.
Dallmann Fine Chocolates | Tea & Chocolate Pairing Box
Tea and chocolate! Bringing together two of the nation’s favorite pleasures. Tea and chocolate open up an endless world of enticing and exciting flavor combinations. The plentiful blends that characterize the tea and chocolate allow an indulgent multi-sensory experience. What’s inside? Jasmine Tea, Lavender, Chai Mocha, Marzipan, Matcha Tea, Valencia, and Hibiscus Raspberry.
- A matcha made in heaven! These rich green gummies are subtlely sweet and bright in flavor to make the perfect teatime treat.
- Love iced tea? You’ll ap-peach-iate these sweet gummy bears with a bright, peachy flavor perfect for sunny days!
- Super bright and perfectly tangy, these dark purple gummy bears burst with juicy elderberry flavor. The perfect treat for any fruit lover!
Fat free. Made without Gluten.
$32 | 100 calories serving | www.sugarfina.com
Green tea chocolate with crispy Genmai rice. Delicately melting and stimulating indulgence, fairly and sustainably produced in Germany. | 70g
6.95 € | https://www.keiko.de/
Paper & Tea | Dark Chocolate & Tea McKeag’s Lapsang
The Chinese black specialty tea Lapsang Souchong with its smoky-peaty whisky note, combines with the dark-tart dark chocolate from Ecuador in a particularly flavorful way. | 75g
5.90 € | https://www.paperandtea.de/
Delysia Chocolatier | Tea Collection Chocolate Truffles
After visiting the famous teahouses of London, the Delysia Chocolatier was inspired to create chocolate truffles inspired by her favorite fresh tea blends. The nine-piece Tea Collection chocolate truffles box features three of the most well-known and popular tea flavors: Chai (with white chocolate ganache), Earl Grey (using tea steeped in dark chocolate cream), and Green (made with matcha). Yum, yum, and yum.
$28.95 | https://delysia.com
Bokksu | Matcha Chocolate Daifuku Mochi
Matcha and chocolate have become, of course, gourmet fad. But this confection from Japan’s Ehmine Prefecture might well be a surprise treat for even the hippest palate. The super-soft mochi (daifuku) is kneaded with matcha powder, then wrapped around a silky, white chocolate cream filling. Thirteen pieces are included.
$8 | www.bokksu.com
Auntie K. Candy | Bali’s Best Green Tea Latte Candy
From Indonesia comes this out-of-the-ordinary hard candy, which, according to one reviewer, “tastes exactly like a cup of boba pearl milk green tea.” The 5.3oz package comes with each individual candy wrapped in the original packaging. Put a few in each stocking, give the whole package to a lucky receiver — or keep for yourself as treats while you address that big stack of holiday cards.
$3.99 | www.auntiekcandy.com
Mariage Frères | Marron Glacé
A famous French indulgence ever since the days of Louis XIV, candied in sugar and Bourbon vanilla, the Marron Glacé from Mariage Frères is a perfect delight alongside a festive high tea.
49,00€ | www.mariagefreres.com