The arrival of Easter is a breath of fresh air after a long, dark and cold winter. The warm light of springtime and the bright spring colours are a seasonal sensation that is worth celebrating! And what is an Easter celebration without chocolate? Here are 5 places to get excellent Easter chocolate in Winnipeg near The Arts Residences.

Mordens' of Winnipeg Candy Manufacturing

Mordens' of Winnipeg (674 Sargent Avenue) has been handcrafting the finest chocolates and confections since first opening their doors back in 1959. It's time to get your hands on some of their signature sweets including their award-winning Russian Mints, Chocolate Covered JuJubes and Toasted Coconut Marshmallows. You can order your favourite chocolate treats online for curbside pickup or delivery. 

Decadence Chocolates

Decadence is what chocolate is all about. Decadence Chocolates is located in the Wolseley neighbourhood at 70 Sherbrook Street. If you're looking for unique chocolate gifts and treats, their famous chocolate shoe is always a popular option. For a truly one-of-a-kind box of chocolates, go for their 12-piece box of custom-printed chocolates filled with salted caramel. The chocolates are printed with a personal photo of your choice (maximum 2 images per box). If you've ever wanted your face on a chocolate, this is your opportunity to make it happen! Hours are 10:00 am to 6:00 pm, Tuesday to Sunday. Online shopping is still available as well as curbside pickup. Delivery within Winnipeg is free on orders of $75 ($10 fee otherwise).

Chocolatier Constance Popp

Chocolatier Constance Popp (180 Provencher Blvd) has been creating handcrafted batches of chocolates since they opened in 2007. They are Winnipeg's first cacao bean-to-bar maker. For Easter, they're offering hollow or filled chocolate eggs and bunnies, marshmallow eggs and even fun chocolate "fried" eggs. Spring store hours are Monday to Friday from 10am to 5pm, and Saturdays 12pm to 4pm. 

Melt Chocolate Company

Melt Chocolate Company (600 Clifton St unit 7) is the creation of Winnipeg's Amanda Green. Amanda is a former Principal Dancer of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet and she brings the same grace and artistry to her work as a chocolatier. Their flavours change with the seasons and custom orders are available.  

Bernard Callebaut Chocolates Winnipeg

Bernard Callebaut Chocolates Winnipeg (431 Academy Road) have been satisfying Winnipeg's sweet tooth for over 30 years. Stop by (11:00am to 6:00pm) and see what they have in store for you this Easter. 

We hope these 5 places to get excellent Easter chocolate help make your holiday even sweeter. 

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