Praised by Bon Appétit as an "absolute classic that needs no improvement".
Featuring fresh nonpareil almonds and premium cocoa, this confection is created using a multi-step process: Almonds are roasted to a golden brown, delicately caramelized then coated with our signature Swiss milk chocolate (covered in powdered sugar) or dark chocolate (covered in cocoa powder). It's the ultimate amount of crunch and decadent chocolate coating.
Available in milk and dark chocolate.
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3 oz bag (approx 15 almonds) - 2"L x 1 ½"W x 4"H
6.5 oz box (approx 50 almonds ) - 7 ½”L x 3"W x 1 ½”H
10 oz box (approx 75 almonds) - 7 ¾”L x 4 ½”W x 1 ½”H
1 lb 4 oz box (approx 125 almonds) - 9 ½” L x 5 ⅞” W x 1 ⅜” H
Milk Chocolate Almonds:
Milk Chocolate (Sugar, Cocoa Beans, Cocoa Butter, Whole Milk Powder, Sunflower Lecithin, Vanilla), Almonds, Sugar, Powdered Sugar.
Contains Almonds and Milk.
Dark Chocolate Almonds:
Dark Chocolate (Cocoa Beans, Sugar, Cocoa Butter, Sunflower Lecithin, Madagascar Vanilla), Almonds, Sugar, Cocoa Powder, Powdered Sugar.
Contains Almonds. No Dairy. Vegan.
Made in a facility with flour, nuts and milk. No peanuts on premises. No wheat. No gluten. No preservatives. Enjoy within a few months of purchase. Store in a cool, dry place.
Soy lecithin has been removed from our chocolate products, regardless of ingredients listed on packaging.
When we first opened in 1955, André mixed chocolate almonds in a bowl by hand, blending in chocolate to coat each piece. When André’s son Marcel came into the business two decades later, he introduced a panning method that we use today: We roast fresh nonpareil almonds to a golden brown in a large copper kettle, adding sugar to create a thin caramelized shell; a quintessential crunch. We then mix the almonds with powdered sugar, place them in revolving pans, and drizzle in chocolate. As the pans spin, the almonds collect more and more chocolate as they roll. This process rounds out the chocolate to give an even covering, ensuring that each almond has the ultimate amount of crunch and decadent chocolate coating.
View a video (from our Instagram page) of how our chocolate almonds are made here.
For items that cannot be shipped, please select store pick-up at one of our two KC area locations.
Shipped orders are sent at the beginning of each week to avoid the risk that items could sit in the courier’s warehouse and face extreme changes in temperature. Polar insulation will be included if necessary.
*Important Information Regarding Shipping to Warm Regions
In warm weather months, or when shipping to a warm-weather destination, our system will require you to choose options that automatically include a cold pack. As temperatures cool, shipping options will default to no cold pack needed.
Price per destination:
UPS Ground: $19 - May not be available to all destinations in warmer months
UPS 2-Day : $40 - Recommended when shipping to/from 80+ degree temps
UPS Overnight: $60 - Recommended when shipping to/from 80+ degree temps
The image on this page is an estimated timeline for UPS Ground Shipping from our store in Kansas City. These are not guaranteed delivery timelines, but simply estimates provided by UPS.
Yellow - should arrive the day after it leaves us
Brown - 2 days after
Green - 3 days after; Red 4 days after (Ground Service not available in warm months)