Chocolat, Madrid

Chocolat, Madrid

What to buy here: Chocolate for chocolate con churros.

Madrid's favorite treat is without a doubt chocolate con churros. Unlike the churros you might be used to, most in Madrid don't come with a dousing of cinnamon and sugar. Instead they are accompanied by a cup of hot chocolate. And it’s not your standard hot chocolate, either. Rather, the creamy and thick concoction seems more appropriate for a spoon than sipping. Dip in it, drink it, whatever you want - it's delicious. Now if only you could box that up and take it home with you on the plane! Good news - you kind of can. Stop by Chocolat, one of Madrid's most famous churrerías, indulge your craving for the sweet treat and, before leaving, buy a bar of their melt-it-and-make-it-yourself-at-home chocolate. Whether you dare to try and make churros yourself, or just eat the bar of chocolate on the trip home, it will be a memorable gift from Madrid that your tummy will be grateful for. Price: 5.50€ for 500 grams, 9€ for 1 kilo.

Opening hours: Monday-Sunday, 7:30am-9pm; Closes at 4pm on Tuesdays; Closed August 8th through 15th.

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Sight Name: Chocolat
Sight Location: Madrid, Spain
Sight Type: Shopping
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