Teuscher Chocolates, Zurich

Teuscher Chocolates, Zurich

Headquartered in Zurich with a flagship store in the Old Town's building of 1647, Teuscher Confiserie has been in business since 1932. The company ensures highest quality of their products using only the natural ingredients without any chemicals, even in their sugar-free varieties.

As Swiss confectioners generally do not distinguish themselves from patisseries, the Teuscher brand also creates a wide range of pastries and cookies, hand manufacturing over 200 varieties of confections and pastries. Their signature product are Champagne Truffles, the first of its kind, made with champagne, butter cream, and surrounded by dark cream ganache made from 66% dark base chocolate. Each is enrobed in milk chocolate and dusted with confectioner's sugar, or dark chocolate and dusted with bracingly dry unsweetened cocoa powder. Aside from a wide-ranging selection of truffles, pralines, marzipan and other items, Teuscher also produces dark chocolate ranging from 55% to 99% in increments of 11%.

The company's main store is on the famed Bahnhofstrasse. Much as any other Teuscher outlet in the city, it represents a sweet fairy land, brightly decorated and filled with charming boxes of chocolates, pralines, fruit jellies, marzipans, and amazing truffles. The ambiance here is very perpetually warm and the staff are always polite and friendly.
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Sight Name: Teuscher Chocolates
Sight Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Sight Type: Shopping
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