Chocolate - Best of 2008

Published May 27, 2008

Shopping for something sweet isn't hard. But if you need something that is delicious AND meaningful, nothing beats the gift of chocolate. The tradition has been around for decades, so why mess with a good thing? Check out the Best Chocolate in and around Orange County vetted by HOT LIST voters.

Winner
2008 Winner

1. Downey's Chocolates

Voters Love

"Tracy Downey and her team have created a little corner of heaven, just a few doors down from our favorite wine shop! I..." via MSOPC

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23902 Aliso Creek Rd Laguna Niguel CA 92677
  • Downey's Chocolates, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Chocolate, 23902 Aliso Creek Rd Laguna Niguel CA 92677
    Nominee for: Chocolate
    23902 Aliso Creek Rd, Laguna Niguel, CA
  • Luisa Chocolatiere: The Queen of Fine Chocolate!, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Chocolate, 26941 Cabot Rd Laguna Hills CA 92653
    Nominee for: Chocolate
    26941 Cabot Rd, Laguna Hills, CA
  • Bodega Chocolates, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Chocolate, 17290 Newhope St Fountain Valley CA 92708
    Nominee for: Chocolate
    17290 Newhope St, Fountain Valley, CA
  • Chuao Chocolate Café, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Chocolate, 95 Fortune Dr Irvine CA 92618
    Nominee for: Chocolate
    95 Fortune Dr, Irvine, CA
  • Helen Grace Chocolates, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Chocolate, 5886 Edinger Ave Huntington Beach CA 92649
    Nominee for: Chocolate
    5886 Edinger Ave, Huntington Beach, CA
  • Balboa Candy, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Chocolate, 301 Marine Ave Balboa island CA 92662
    Nominee for: Chocolate
    301 Marine Ave, Balboa island, CA
Contest Overview
  • 36,822
    Total Votes
  • 27,827
    Voters
  • 132
    Winners

The 2008 Best of the OC HOTLIST awards are based on more than 36,000 votes from local Orange County-area experts.

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