Iain Burnett The Highland Chocolatier
- Telephone 01887 840775
- Opening times Mon–Sun 10am–5pm.
- Seasonal times Jan–Feb: Mon–Sun 11am–4pm.
- Website www.highlandchocolatier.com
Iain Burnett Highland Chocolatier is an award winning visitor attraction – Visit Scotland 4 Star. Step into the home of the World's Best Truffles – voted for by experts, judged best out of 1000s of chocolates from over 40 different countries at the International Chocolate Awards. Taste the world famous Velvet Truffles, experience what it takes to become a Master Chocolatier, discover the origins and process of making gourmet chocolate and shop in the beautifully presented chocolate shop with an outstanding range of products. There is also a gift shop, stocking quirky, creative and elegant giftware, as well as the new Chocolate Lounge, where you can enjoy an audio-guided tour of the chocolate exhibition and a guided Velvet Truffle tasting flight. Larger groups are welcome, but must phone in advance to book.
Iain Burnett Highland Chocolatier is an award-winning 4 Star Visitor Attraction. Scotland's most awarded Chocolatier has received over 40 national and international awards including twice the Best Truffle in the World at the International Chocolate Awards. His creations are made with an exceptional fresh Scottish cream and rare island cocoa. Purchase online or visit in person for the new audio-guided Chocolate Tasting Flights with insights into what it takes to become a Master Chocolatier, discover the origins and process of making gourmet chocolate and experience the flavours and textures of the famous Velvet Truffles. Beside the exhibition and beautifully presented Chocolate Shop there are also creative and elegant gift and homewares, as well as the Chocolate Lounge for coffee, cakes and the luxurious Hot Chocolate. Reservations recommended. In a beautiful setting by the River Tay in Highland Perthshire and just 80 minutes from Edinburgh or Glasgow.
Text supplied by third party.
- Provides: Wheelchair access, Free wi-fi
- Open since: 2011 (Scottish Chocolate Centre)
Reviews & features
The Perthshire chocolatiers supplying the high-profile chefs15 Nov 2013
Two Scottish chocolate makers with very different approaches
By chance they’re based just a few miles apart and they founded their businesses at almost exactly the same time around 2005. But the paths of Perthshire’s finest chocolatiers Charlotte Flower and Iain Burnett rarely cross. ‘It’s funny, we only seem to…
Local Scottish artisan chocolatiers17 Sep 2010
Cocoa Black, The Chocolate Tree, Oban Chocolate Co and more
Cocoa beans may not grow in Scotland, but the last decade has seen small, artisan chocolate makers spring up across the country. In this survey we take a particular look at examples of local inﬂuences in the ranges on offer.