Best of Philly

Best Chocolate

2013 BEST Chocolate

Shane’s Confectionery

Readers’ Choice: We told our nominees to bring their best. The diversity was exciting rare Peruvian cacao, caramel highlighted by salt and pretzels with peanut butter. Shane’s Confectionery’s Whirly Berley Bars (chocolate nougat with salted chocolate caramel and Mast Bros. Nibs) took home the top honor but it came down to one vote!

110 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-922-1048 | Website

2010 BEST Chocolate

Eclat Chocolate

24 South High Street, West Chester, PA

There are many delicious chocolates in Philly, but only Christopher Curtin’s caramels from classic milk chocolate to exotic ginger made us swoon. The Calvados-spiked version may even have brought a tear to our eyes. Of course, that could have been the liqueur. Read more »