Where to Find Your Favorite Chocolates in Udaipur?
There is no competition to our “halwas” and “mithais”, but chocolates have their own mass following. With change in time there has been a gradual shift in tastes and preferences of the people.
“Nine out of ten people like chocolates. The tenth person always lies.”-John Q.Tullius
The delicious and mind boggling taste of foreign chocolates bring water to our mouth, as soon as they are mentioned. They are really tempting and it is really difficult to stop one from buying them.
There is no competition to our “halwas” and “mithais”, but chocolates have their own mass following. With change in time there has been a gradual shift in tastes and preferences of the people. Foreign chocolates have occupied a large share in the market as well as in people’s heart. People of all age groups love and adore chocolates. Few shops in Udaipur offer a veritable abundance of chocolates for the gourmand and the gourmet alike.
The readily available brands in markets of Udaipur are Fox’s, Sinckers, Mars, Bounty, Ferrero Rocher, Toblerone and some of the rare brands are Rittersport, Lindt, Hershey’s, and Ever Fresh etc. This variety is sure to put dieter into a fix.
To know about all of these chocolates we visited some prominent shops in Udaipur.
Foreign chocolates are a bit expensive than our Indians ones. They have not only become a status symbol but have also started replacing traditional gifts and sweets. These come from various countries of the world like Lindt: Swiss, Hershey’s: U.S., Ritterspot: German, Fox’s: Made in Indonesia, Ferrero Rocher: U.S.A, Mars: U.K,
These chocolates differ in range like,
Lindt: Rs. 170 to Rs.250,
Ferrero Rocher: starts with Rs.55 – 250
Snickers, Mars, Bounty and Toblerone: Rs.35 to 40
Rittersport: Rs150 to Rs.200
Hershey’s: Rs.150 to Rs.700.
Prices are high and so is the customer’s purchasing power.
Mr.Vinod Sachdev, a whole seller of these chocolates for past 4 years in Udaipur says, “they are highly popular and in demand during the festive and marriage season from diwali to feb-march”.
Now let’s talk a little about their availability and the major brands ruling the chocolate market of Udaipur.
Millennium Sagar Stores
Owner: Mr. Mukesh Jain
Location: Ashok Nagar
Chocolates: Rittersport, Lindt, Snickers, Twix etc
Owner: Mr.Jai Madhwani
Location: Shakti Nagar Corner.
Chocolates Available: Lindt, Ferrero Rocher, Snickers, Toberlone, Mars Trident, Celbone etc.
Owner: Mr.Yash Ratnawat
Location: Ambamata Circle
Chocolates Available: Lindt, Ever Fresh, Rittersport, Hershey’s, Mars, Snickers, Tiffany etc.
Jayesh Mishthan Bhandar
Owner: Mr. Sanjay Bajaj
Location: Chetak Circle
Chocolates Available: Ferrero Rocher, Fox’s, Galaxy etc.
Udaipurites are all set for Diwali and must be planning for these chocolates as gifts. These mouth watering delicacies are sure to tingle your taste buds during these festive seasons. There will be lot of these chocolates lined up in your shopping list. This Navratri and Diwali are sure to add a sweet taste to your life.
Note: The above list of chocolate shops are not reviewed or considered as top or best, it is very possible to find imported chocolates at many other places in Udaipur too, UdaipurTimes.com doesn’t guarantee its readers about prices and availability of chocolates mentioned, all data and facts are provided to us by respected owners or proprietors of the shops.