Al Nassma The first producers, worldwide, of chocolate made from camel’s milk, Al Nassma’s chocolate is made in Switzerland (before returning to Dubai) using milk from their Dubai-based camel dairy farm. Available at various locations across Dubai, www.al-nasma.com (04 223 9289).
ChoCo’a Launched by a Lebanese husband- and-wife team in 2004, this boutique in Al Barsha sells a range made from Belgian chocolate at its own production facility nearby in Al Quoz. Behind Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 340 9092).
Cocosia Newly opened in May this year, Cocosia specialises in hand-made, artisanal chocolates, made on site. Rasis Business Centre, behind Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 395 0977).
Le Chocolate by Chantilly While the brand doesn’t have its own boutique in Dubai, we’re told the chocolates, made in Ras Al Khor, are currently stocked in branches of Starbucks and Caffé Nero across Dubai. www.lechocolatuae.com (04 333 4245).
Plaisir du Chocolat This café specialises in chocolates, making their own varieties on site, by hand and in full view in the open kitchen at the back of the café. Mercato Mall, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 385 6919).