Christmas decorations are settling in the shops and our cities, ready to talk chocolate advent calendars ? From year to year, more and more brands offer and I wanted to make a small personal selection for this year !
Advent Calendar : for tea lovers
Teas are a nice option for advent calendars for who do not necessarily want to succumb to the chocolate appeal !
Behind each of the 24 boxes hides a new gourmet universe : an organic tea or an organic infusion that will offer you a moment of sweetness every day until Christmas ! Several teas will be tasted : organic green teas, organic black teas, organic white teas, organic pu-erh teas, organic herbal teas and organic rooibos.
This original Advent Calendar is in the colors of our 2019 Christmas Collection “Imperial Nights” which deep blue night color takes you on a journey to the confines of the imperial palaces of China ! Inside the box, you will discover delicate Asian motifs to offer you a trip every day.
Discover a shimmering and colorful calendar plays with the colors of the Christmas collection combined to shades of gold on a dark blue background. Alike a tree of life, its decor evokes the camellia sinensis tree. 25 assorted blends packed in individually wrapped tea bags.
new blends introduced in the 2019 assortment: Mon Petit Chocolat – flavored black tea ; Oolong Exotic, – flavored oolong tea ; Earl Grey Vert Calabria – flavored green tea ; Fukuyu Myrtille – flavored green tea ; Rooibos Carrot Cake – flavored rooibos ; Lovely Chaï – spices blend for infusion ; Tisane l’Heure Douce – flavored herbal tea ; Tisane Nuit à Versailles – flavored herbal tea ; Carcadet Noël à Paris- flavored preparation for infusion.
Chocolate Advent Calendars : treats & sweets
For those who like to succumb to treats and sweets, here is a selection to make your taste buds dream.
Advent Calendar Pierre Hermé – 62 €
For this fourth edition, it is the call of the forest that dresses this advent calendar. Pierre Hermé has made a Christmas wreath in natural colours, each drawer guiding you towards a delicious treat.
Inspired by the Belle Époque, the house Guerlais offers a calendar of the advent in 2019 to make you discover 24 delicacies of the house hidden in delicate boxes hardcopies. Chocolates, babies Butter, fingers, mini biscuit and eclairs…A real delights!
To wait for Christmas with delicacies, La Maison du Chocolat enchants us with its calendar “Polar Circle” composed of 24 chocolate touches : 12 pralines and 12 small squares from the “Tablettes Démentes” collection.
Fauchon Advent calendar – 35 €
A colorful calendar that contains 24 gourmet surprises to wait until Christmas. Every day, discover a sweetness signed FAUCHON among several varieties…What to have fun while waiting for 25 ! The Advent calendar is a unique opportunity to discover or rediscover the delicacies of the house Fauchon in a fun way.
Go on a trip aboard the Rapunzel’s Combi and its flower power atmosphere. On your way you will meet chocolates and fair trade sweets, spreads, dried fruits and other surprises with flavors from around the world.
For original and gourmet breakfasts for parties, go for one of these Mymuesli calendars. Deluxe version with many surprises, Mymuesli2go version with different flavors each day (including 9 exclusively in the calendar) and finally the porridge version. The hardest thing will be to choose !
Prices : Deluxe 139,90 euros, Mymuesli2go 59,90 euros, Special porridge 49,90 euros
Advent Calendar Autour du Miel – 43.95 €
A calendar of Advent 2019 that will delight lovers of honey and will discover many apicultural specialties from different regions of France and elsewhere. This wonderful advent calendar contains 24 pleasures around honey. It invites you to taste the great classics of our regions but also to make beautiful discoveries more exotic, as well as to savor gourmet products with honey.
24 traditional Provencal sweets waiting patiently for the arrival of Christmas with an assortment of biscuits, chocolate almonds, nougats, spreads and many other surprises made from noble ingredients and quality.
Advent Calendar L’Atelier du Chocolat – 20,40 €
The Atelier du Chocolat invites us on a path of treats for chocolate stops that will lead you to a sparkling Russian epic. Milk Chocolate Praliné, Marshmallow Strawberry or Vanilla, fondant of Caramel and sweetness of White Chocolate, in short, there is something for all gourmets !
Other article on the end of the year holidays :
- Beauty advent calendars : my 2019 selection