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From marshmellow topped and cream covered concoctions to 'spiked' chocolatey-brews, Lower Hutt is pumping out hot chocolates decadent enough to warm you from head to toe. Taste your way through the Sweet As Hutt's Hot Chocolate Challenge this July.
Let creativity flow at one off classes as part of the Hot Chocolate Challenge and each Saturday, pop down to Cupcake Sweeties to taste the flavour of the week and stay to watch their passionate instore demonstrations.
Grab a slice of Zany Zeus's world-famous cake or a scoop of their gold medal winning Ghana chocolate or rose water and coconut icecream - plus all the other great flavours you can buy by the litre - they do soy too! Savour the handmade amazingness of local favourite The Chocolate Story any time of the year.
Our roasters keep the coffee machines full of locally roasted coffee - so look out for one of five local roasters Bravo at Janus Bakkerij, Good Fortune Coffee Co, Karamu Coffee , Ripe Coffee and Revive Espresso.