Last Minute Chocolate Birthday Gifts That Won’t Feel Last Minute to Them

We live busy lives and all of a sudden a date you thought was weeks away is tomorrow!?

Has this happened to you? It sure has to me.

The rush of finding last-minute gifts is no fun.

Here is a list of amazing chocolate gifts that can be ordered quickly and even from the comfort of your home.

Craft Chocolate Subscription Box- Kekao


You have to start with our subscription box! If you know your chocoholic loves craft chocolate, no need to scroll further. We search the world for the finest craft chocolate bars and bring them right to your doorstep monthly. From rich dark Peruvian chocolate bars to new start-up chocolate bars on the come up, you never know what you get inside the box! Each month we will curate 4 to 5 premium specialty crafted chocolate bars.

We have three gift options for you, the Monthly Kekao Subscription Box Gift, the 3 Month Kekao Subscription Gift and the 6 Month Kekao Subscription Gift

With the monthly option, you pay monthly and leave the rest to us! Once you think they had enough, you can pause the subscription or modify it at any time.

With the 3 month or 6 month option, you prepay and once the 3 or 6 months are up, they will stop receiving the gift. It's that easy!

Decadent Chocolate Bar Quartet- Uncommon Goods


Award-winning chef Daniel Herskovic pairs high-quality dark chocolate with organic cream and an irresistible array of ingredients to craft this luxurious quartet of chocolate bars. Each one is an ensemble of textures and tastes achieved without corner-cutting extracts:

Featuring vanilla-bean shortbread and fleur de sel caramel, the Fix bar delivers every bit of the satisfaction it promises.

With a sweet-and-savory riot of peanut butter, pretzels, and fleur de sel caramel, it's easy to see why the Kitchen Sink bar is a Food & Wine Editor's Pick.

Dark cocoa meets crispy coconut in the Coconut Dream bar. The salted caramel provides an encore of deliciousness.

Plan some serious me-time with the Space bar's vanilla-bean nougat, toasted almonds, and fleur de sel caramel—a Good Food Award winner.

The decadent set of shareable bars is presented in beautiful Art Deco-inspired packaging that honors ancient Mayan decorative motifs. Handcrafted by Daniel and Tamara Herskovic.

Chocolate gift

Francois Pralus Pyramids Tropiques- Kekao


Francois Pralus is an exceptional, international multi-award winning, Master Chocolatier. He is one of the few in France to manufacture his own chocolate. Today almost 100 tons of Pralus chocolate are manufactured and sold each year.

This is a flagship product of the House Pralus. A selection of 50g bars from the world’s 10 greatest vintages: Papua, Indonesia, Sao Tome, Trinidad, Venezuela, Tanzania, Ghana, Madagascar, Colombia, and Ecuador.

This item can be directly purchased from our online store.

The Book of Chocolate: Revised and Updated Edition- Amazon


If your birthday chocoholic loves to read, this is a great pick. Based on the original Flammarion title, The Book of Chocolate, this lavishly illustrated book, now edited and brought up to date, takes readers on a journey through the history and production of the world's most seductive confection: chocolate.

In the book, they will learn how the cocoa bean, first enjoyed by the Aztecs, has traveled around the globe to produce endless variations of chocolate. Through the eyes of food critics, chefs, journalists, and historians, this book explores the rich history of chocolate, along with a modern-day investigation of its many flavors and forms.

Chocolate Book Gift

Hippo Chocolate Canvas Art Print- Amazon


Okay, let's get a bit silly with this Hippo Chocolate Canvas Art Print. This fun canvas wall art print is something every chocolate lover will enjoy. It features a whimsical cartoon by Boynton with a cute hippo and a table loaded with chocolate treats, along with the saying “Chocolate. It’s not just for breakfast, lunch, and dinner anymore.”

Chocolate Hippo

Willy Wonka And The Chocolate Factory- Amazon


This classic chocolate movie is a great choice for any chocoholic. Join the expedition visiting legendary Candy Man Willy Wonka (Gene Wilder) in a splendiferous movie that wondrously brings to the screen the endlessly appetizing delights of Roald Dahl’s classic book. Coated with flavorful tunes and production design that constantly dazzles the eye, this effervescent musical never fails to enchant young and old.

On a whirlwind tour of Willy’s incredible, edible realm of chocolate waterfalls, elfish Oompa-Loompas and industrial-sized confections, a boy named Charlie (Peter Ostrum) will discover the sweetest secret of all: a generous, loving heart. And you’ll rediscover the timeless magic of a delicious family classic.

Willy Wonka

Chocolate Tasting Kit- Askinosie Chocolates


Askinosie Chocolate Tasting Kit contains everything you need to host your own tasting party or have fun learning to taste chocolate like a professional. It contains 4 distinct chocolate bars + tasting steps & flavor wheel.

Once you are subscribed to the Kekao Box, use the Askinosie tasting kit to taste chocolate like a pro. 

You can always check out our guide on how experts taste chocolate

Chocolate Tasting Kit


XOCO Baking Chocolate-XOCO USA


Xoco focuses on supplying high-end cacao beans and couverture to chocolatiers all over the world. Operating in Central America (Honduras, Guatemala, Belize, and Nicaragua), Xoco reinvented the industry. They roamed the Central American forests to identify cacao trees with the potential to produce the best gourmet beans. They are in full control of flavour with their tree to chocolate method. 

They recently launched their own baking chocolate line. Delicious couverture for the chocolate baker who has a birthday coming up. Xoco Baking can be used to make unbelievable desserts like mousse topped with fresh raspberries. Who knows maybe with this gift the receiver will whip something up for you!

Their baking chocolate line has 100%, 85%, 70%, and 48% chocolate, all bags are 200g. 

Xoco Baking Goods


Chocolate Making Kit-Goop


Does your chocoholic always talk about making chocolate? It might be time to get them started with this ingenious chocolate-making kit.

This kit makes creating delicious, rich, organic chocolates incredibly easy.

Stocked with wild California honey, organic Peruvian cocoa butter, organic Dominican Republic cocoa powder, organic Peruvian lucuma powder, raw, crushed California almonds, organic shredded coconut, plus easy instructions and brilliant recipes, this makes as a fabulous gift.

Chocolate Making Kit

To get started with craft chocolate, start with our Kekao Box, we search the world for the finest chocolate bars and bring them right to your doorstep monthly.

From rich dark Peruvian chocolate bars to new start-up chocolate bars on the come up, you never know what you get inside the box!

Each month we will curate 4 to 5 premium specialty crafted chocolate bars.

Have someone who you appreciate? It also makes as a great gift!

If you want to just try a couple of bars, check out our online chocolate shop, it's a selection of what we have curated in our past boxes. 

Too much chocolate? You can pause at any time! 

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