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Best Places to Buy Chocolate in Albuquerque

Albuquerque for Chocolate Lovers

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11. Joliesse Chocolates

6855 4th Street NW (next to Vernon's Steakhouse)
Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, 87107
(505) 369-1561

Joliesse is French for "grace" and that's what chocolatier Grace Lapsys meant when she named her business, the idea of beauty, loveliness and perfection. They can all be found in chocolate. Grace Lapsys is a master chocolatier, having studied at Ecole Chocolat in British Colombia and L'ecole du Grand Valrhona in France. Along with chocolates, the shop has a coffee lounge, and kids of any age can make chocolate. Thursday nights there are chocolate making workshops and kids can register for an hour of chocolate painting. Joliesse provides the traditional truffles and toffees in boxes to go, as well as chocolate wedding favors, wedding centerpieces, and corporate gifts.

12. Lauren's Hallmark

6300 San Mateo NE, Suite H4
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 821-6774

 

Lauren’s Hallmark has cards and gifts, but also has a glass case filled with sweets that can be packaged and taken home.

13. Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory

Watch as confections are created in bright copper kettles, or while slabs of fudge are cut and cooled on marble tables. There are two locations, in Cottonwood Mall and Coronado Center.

14. See's Candy

See's offers candies that can be sampled and bought in town, or purchased over the internet. The place to go for Easter basket gifts, chocolate bunnies, nuts and chews, decorated eggs and other sweet treats. Or try the chocolate butter egg with pecans, oh my. Find See's in the Coronado Mall.

15. Senor Murphy Candymaker

Senor Murphys has been making southwestern candies in Santa Fe for over 30 years. Its southwestern creations use plenty of pinon nuts, and red and green chiles. Try their fresh chocolates, fudges and candies from the store, or order online. Luckily for Albuquerque, there are three locations: one at Coronado Mall, one in Old Town, one at the Albuquerque Airport.

16. Sheila's Sweets

 8600 Indian School Road NE
Albuquerque, NM
(505) 332-9139 Sheila's specializes in caramel, which includes caramel lollipops, candy, sauce, and more. Though not a chocolate, they are a sweet, and a nice alternative to chocolate sometimes. They also sell Elixir Chocolates by the box.

17. Sweet Factory

The Sweet Factory in Albuquerque's Coronado Mall has dark chocolate, milk chocolate, white chocolate and chocolate by the bar or chocolate by the pound.

18. Teri's Sweet Garden

120 Main Street
Los Lunas, NM
(505) 865-5834
Teri's creates specialty candy products and creates custom orders.

19. Theobroma

12611 Montgomery NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 293-6545
Ah, Theobroma, where the strawberries are always covered in chocolate and the Easter bunny is a bite of heaven. Theobroma offers specialty flavors, truffles, and gift boxes for every taste and every occasion.

 

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