Six of the best of Irish Easter Eggs 2023Apr 5, 2023,
by Paul Connolly - Category: Best of Irish
Our annual Best of Irish Easter Eggs returns again this year, with a range of delicious, hand crafted Irish Easter Eggs to choose from. With some good eggs returning from last year’s list, we also have some new names making an appearance. All Easter Eggs mentioned in the list can be ordered online while some are available for collection as well as delivery. Easter offers us a great opportunity to support local Irish suppliers while getting our hands on some of the best Chocolate available in the country! Let’s crack on with our list:
1. Stuffed Solid Salted Caramel Fudge Milk Chocolate Easter Egg from Wilde Irish Chocolates
About: Wilde Irish Chocolates was founded by Patricia Farrell from humble beginnings in her small cottage kitchen in North Clare. Now based in Tuamgraney, Co.Clare Wilde Irish Chocolates offer a range of over 80 types of chocolate bars, chocolate slices, chocolate gift selections, chocolate spreads, hot chocolate swirl sticks, and much more.
The Product: Stuffed Solid Salted Caramel Fudge Milk Chocolate Easter Egg. Perfect for lovers of all things salted caramel fudge. Ideal for sharing if you feel inclined!
Other Easter Treats: Wilde Irish Chocolates offer a wide range of Easter eggs and other chocolate gifts. See their full range of easter goodies here.
Where to Buy: Order this easter egg online directly from the Wilde Irish Chocolates website here or plan a visit to collect from the chocolate factory located in Tuamgraney, Co. Clare. The stuffed solid salted caramel fudge easter egg is €15.95, while shipping will cost you €8.40.
2. Milk Chocolate Honeycomb Egg from The Chocolate Garden of Ireland
About: Established in 2001 by Jim and Mary Healy, The Chocolate Garden of Ireland is an Award-winning family business making handmade chocolates, premium ice cream (Tipperary Ice Cream brand) and a wide range of delicious treats.
The Product: This 300-gram Milk Chocolate Honeycomb Egg is sure to excite the senses. The perfect blend of honeycomb and milk chocolate creates a tantalising texture and taste.
Other Easter Treats: The Chocolate Garden of Ireland offers a wide range of chocolate treats, including Easter hampers, figures and eggs. Shop for their full Easter range here.
Where to Buy: Order the Milk Chocolate Honeycomb Egg from the Chocolate Garden website here for €16.00. Shipping will cost you €7.95 although click and collect is also available from the Chocolate Garden of Ireland located near Tullow on the Carlow-Wicklow border.
3. Hand Painted Dark Chocolate Easter Egg from Koko Kinsale
About: Launched in March 2012 by Frank Keane, Koko Kinsale brings quality handmade chocolate to locals and visitors alike. Frank loves to incorporate local ingredients where possible; using honey, seaweed and herbs all gathered in the area. Koko Kinsale also offers a full range of takeaway coffee, both bean and ground for home brewing.
The Product: This hand painted dark chocolate easter egg uses only the finest chocolate and locally sourced ingredients. Hand made above the KoKo Kinsale shop in the heart of Kinsale, no two eggs are alike!
Other Easter Treats: Koko Kinsale's Easter range includes hand painted Easter eggs, chocolate Easter bunnies and Koko creme eggs. You can shop the Koko Kinsale Easter collection here.
Where to Buy: You can buy the Dark Chocolate hand painted Easter Egg online here for €28.00. Available in three colours; green, red and blue. Delivery is offered at a flat rate of €6.77. If you are in the Kinsale area, you can pick them up from the Koko Kinsale shop on Pier Road.
4. Milk Chocolate Sea Salted Caramel Goose Egg from Bean & Goose
About: Founded by sisters Karen and Natalie Keane in the Wexford countryside, Bean and Goose have been on a journey to make the best tasting, best produced chocolate in Ireland.
The Product: This Milk Chocolate Sea Salted Caramel Goose Egg is made with the finest single origin chocolate and filled with the most indulgent sea salted caramel.
Other Easter Treats: Bean and Goose Easter range includes a selection of milk and dark chocolates, spring gift bundles and chocolate sharing slabs, including their popular Easter Hare and Goose.
Where to Buy: Shop online for this Easter egg here. This Easter egg is €19.50 and orders include a personal video message for you to record, or a hand written message if you prefer. You can choose to have the egg delivered or pick up at Bean and Goose Chocolate in Gorey, Co.Wexford.
5. White Chocolate and Creamy Mint Egg from Skelligs Chocolate
About: Skelligs Chocolate is a family run business based in Ballinskelligs, Co. Kerry. They are the only fully 'open plan' chocolate production facility anywhere in Ireland. They produce a range of chocolate products including truffles, bars and lollipops.
The Product: This Easter Egg is a delicious combination of refreshing mint and creamy white chocolate, hand crafted by Irish chocolatiers.
Other Easter Treats: Skelligs Chocolate offer a wide selection of Easter Eggs as well as Easter hampers and egg boxes. Check out the full Easter range on offer here.
Where to Buy: Order the White Chocolate and Creamy Mint Egg here.This egg costs €13.00 and shipping will cost you €3.50.
6. Marlene’s Personalised Large Easter Egg from Marlene’s Chocolate Haven
About: Marlene’s Chocolate Haven opened its doors to the public in Westport in 2004 and has been making deliciously smooth and creamy handmade Irish Chocolate since. With a wide range of chocolate lollies and bars, Marlene’s specialises in gifts for all occasions
The Product: Marlene’s Personalised Large Easter Egg comes with chocolates packed inside. Any message can be piped on to the outside for that personal touch!
Other Easter Treats: Marlene’s Chocolate Haven offers a range of personalisedEaster gifts including gift hampers and gift boxes. Check out the full selection here.
Where to Buy: Visit Marlene’s Chocolate Haven in Westport, Co. Mayo or order your personalised Easter Egg Online here. This egg costs €17.95 and shipping will cost you €6.20. Click and collect is also available.Tags: Easter Eggs