St Kitts Herbery: Luxury Beauty and Chocolate!

St Kitts Herbery was founded in 2001 by Susan and Paul Johnson at a cafe in Cornwall. The luxury skin care brand has since expanded and now includes chocolates handmade by their chocolatier in Cornwall, with a second store in Cardiff, Wales.

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These chocolates tasted as wonderful as they look. Yes, past tense, they didn’t last that long. I never thought basil would work in chocolate but it did. Not overwhelming, not sweet or savoury, just perfectly balanced. My favourites were Lemon, a creamy white chocolate (the best white chocolate I’ve ever tasted) with a sharp but sweet flavour, Cinnamon milk chocolate with a very spicy kick, vanilla a deliciously sweet milk chocolate which reminded me of traditional ice cream and the rose dark chocolate which had a beautiful subtle rose flavour. The designs of the chocolates are so original with little envelope shapes and even Aztec prints.

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Unfortunately for a luxury box of chocolates the label had been cut incorrectly, missing off several letters on the left side but the allergen information and descriptions were still understandable.

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As you can see, the sleek black packaging of the products look sophisticated and are also easily recycled. This rosemary and bergamot hand wash (£11.95 for 200ml) is incredibly thick so it will last a long time and it moisturises my hands well. The product has a strong menthol-like scent which I’m not too keen on but my Dad really liked it, so it’s found a good home.

*Items sent to me for review purposes

Chrissie xx

8 thoughts on “St Kitts Herbery: Luxury Beauty and Chocolate!

    • There seems to be a lot of luxe hand wash on the market over the last few years, which my hands are very glad about! I tried the chocs with my Mum and Dad – a third each – which was funny as we have very different tastes :oD

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  1. I’ve never heard of this brand before, but I love the sleek packaging. I imagine I’d love the lemon and rose dark chocolates! It’s a shame about the label but it still looks yummy x

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