So this is Christmas and what have we done…

Picture1Well the Rococo chocolatiers, spearheaded by Principal chocolatier Barry Johnson, have been extremely busy in the Rococo kitchen coming up with some fabulous festive creations. There are things for the table, tree, children and adults all crafted to make your Christmas special – and they also make perfect presents.

Couture Christmas Trees – pièce de résistance

These beautiful sculptures make wonderful centre pieces for the table and are great to share once the meal is over.

Dark Chocolate Couture Christmas Tree

Made from Rococo 65% cocoa dark chocolate organic house blend containing cocoa from their own farm in Grenada and studded with ginger pieces, pistachio nuts, cranberries, candied orange pieces and crunchy pearls.

Milk Chocolate Couture Christmas Tree

Made from the Rococo 40% cocoa milk chocolate organic house blend and studded with crystallised pecan nuts, vanilla fudge pieces and silver popping candy.

Available from Rococo stores only, min 350g, £45 each.

Baubles for the tree

In four beautiful designs created with coloured cocoa butter, each design is backed with a different type of chocolate and protected in an acrylic ball.

Gold Tree Design

Made with ValrhonaCaramelia 36% milk chocolate,

Pink Snowflake Design

Made with white chocolate,

Red Snowflake Design

Made with milk chocolate organic house blend 40% cocoa.

Sleigh Design

Made with dark chocolate organic house blend 65% cocoa

All baubles are decorated with a coloured cocoa butter transfer and packed in plastic balls.

They are available individually as well as in mixed box of 4 (one of each) or box of 4 with the same design. Individual baubles retail at £4.95 and boxes at £18.95.

Available from Rococo stores and online.

Lollipops – a favourite with the young at heart

Gingerbread Boy and Girl

Rococo 40% cocoa milk chocolate organic house blend with white chocolate piped decoration, flavoured with gingerbread spices (a blend of ginger, cinnamon, orange and nutmeg).


Caramelia 36% milk chocolate with red nose and white antlers. Caramelia is a Valrhona blend, made with dairy based caramel for a rich milk chocolate with vibrant hints of caramel.

Polar Bear

White chocolate with dark and milk chocolate decoration and a red Christmas hat.


Rococo 65% cocoa dark chocolate organic house blend with white chocolate and yellow piped decoration.

Min weight 20g, £3.50 each. All lollies are backed with a Christmas cocoa butter transfer.

Available in Rococo stores and online

Seasonal Broken Chocolate – the taste of Christmas

Slabs of organic dark chocolate containing 59% cocoa with crystallised ginger pieces and caramelised almonds spiced withginger, cinnamon and all spice.

Available in Rococo Stores and online. A 150g bag retails at £7.95.

Christmas Figurines – Father Christmas, we could not forget him!

Delightful Santas made with Rococo’s dark or milk chocolate house blend, covered with a thin layer of white chocolate which is hand-painted.

Santa in Shiny Blue Bugatti

Dark chocolate with a thin white chocolate hand painted layer. Min weight 200g, retails at £32.50

Colour Santa

Milk chocolate with a thin white chocolate hand painted later. Min weight 250g, retails at £29.95

Small Santa Collection

Plain milk chocolate, dark chocolate or white chocolate. Min weight 50g, retails at £5 each (these are not hand coloured)


Milk and white chocolate with painted dark chocolate hat and red scarf. Min weight 120g, retails at £15.95

Large Chubby Santa

Milk chocolate with a thin white chocolate hand painted layer. Min weight 3kg, retails at £125.

All available in store and online. All figurines are hollow.

Christmas Hampers -Rococo wicker hampers

For the enthusiastic Christmas shopper, treat someone to a selection of Rococo’s most favourite Christmas goodies packaged in a luxury Rococo wicker hamper.


Small Christmas Hamper

  • Cinamon Almonds
  • Drinking Chocolate bagGift Bag
  • Morello Cherry bar
  • Gold, Frankincense and Myrrh Artisan Bar
  • Large gold coin
  • Seasonal Broken Chocolate


Large Christmas Hamper

  • Large Union Jack box Selection box
  • Cinnamon almonds
  • Seasonal broken chocolate
  • Turkish Delight ballotin
  • Mint Wafers
  • Morello Cherry Artisan Bar
  • Gold, Frankincense and Myrrh Artisan Bar
  • Drinking Chocolate Gift Bag
  • Christmas Tree lolly
  • Polar Bear Lolly

The Small Christmas Hamper retails at £45 and the Large Christmas Hamper retails at £100. Both are available in store and online.

Christmas Artisan Bars –

Rococo’s classic Christmas flavours have been given a new festive look. The Gold, Frankincense & Myrrh, Morello Cherry and Christmas Pudding bars are now presented in stunning new boxes featuring the three wise men, the bars are available individually at £4.95 each or as a boxed set retailing at £14.50. Each bar weighs 70g.

Available in store or online

For further information, press loans and images contact:

Britta: [email protected] T. 01227 456801 M: 07710543876

Christmas Gift ideas at Holly&Lil 2012


It hardly matters which breed you of dog love the most Holly&lil have some cracking presents for pet lover this Christmas. Salt and pepper shakers in the shape of your favourite breed for £33.50 a set. Dog door stops £25, or if you want to be patriotic you can have a Union Jack one for £26.00.

There are Faux Suede Cushions for £35. And fabulously funky acrylic lights in the shapes of Cats, English Bull Terriers and Schnausers in a variety of colours.


Bone China mugs with pictures of dogs for £9.00. And if you take your pet on holiday some dog or cat passport holders which retail at £20.00. Acrylic dog bowls decorated with bones in two sizes medium £22, large £30.00. As well as various greeting cards in prices ranging from £2.50 – to £3.75.

Pugs might Fly at £69


Cat or Dog Gift Hampers from £36 – £80. Gift Boxes from £18.


For further information, please contact Elaine Jones on 07811 715452.

You can also e-mail us at [email protected]