Here’s to the mums.

Are you struggling to find the perfect Mother’s Day gift?

Sometimes showing your mum how much you love her can come in the simplest form, from a quick phone call, a card, or perhaps a box of her favourite chocolates!

If she has got a sweet tooth, chocolate is guaranteed to be the indulgent treat she needs.

So here are our top picks of the best chocolates and indulgent treats to get in your local shops – and remember you can order these local treats online with easy click and collect too.


Chocolates & Truffles is a chocolate shop in the heart of skipton. They have been creating yummy handmade chocolates and gifts for 3 years! Whatever you decide to buy, it is guaranteed to be utterly delicious.

Their classic collection of chocolates are sure to have your mums taste buds melting. Whether she likes her chocolate white, dark, milky, nutty, fruity, creamy or alcoholic, this chocolate box ticks all of the boxes. They can even be gluten free or dairy free if prefered.

Market Pantry Box is a stall based in Skipton that provides a wide range of items from household products to Taylors tea and coffee, Yorkshire made quality biscuits, and most importantly chocolate!

They offer German, premium chocolates bars with a variety of flavours available. For true cocoa-lovers, they recommend the fine extra dark chocolate bar. If you think mum would fancy something a bit different, the marzipan bar brings out a great combination of sweet and bitter almonds with firm dark chocolate.


Essential Soaps are a family run business in Barnsley, that sell a variety of bath and shower products, candles, handmade items and bespoke gifts.

This is the super rich, luxurious Belgian chocolate she’s allowed to give into!


Love Brownies are an award winning bakery in Ilkley. They believe it’s not only important how their brownies and chocolate taste, but also how they’re made – and that’s why they are made individually by hand, with love, using the best, most natural ingredients.

They offer boxes of four luxury brownies in five irresistible flavours.These flavours include double chocolate, caramel fudge chocolate, raspberry chocolate, coconut chocolate and chocolate orange.

Fancy making a day of it? The Clevedon Restaurant offer afternoon tea for two, the perfect way to spend some quality time with mum.


Saltaire Wines is a specialist supplier that offers over 400 varieties of wine.

Wine and chocolate are the perfect combination, usually one after another- but Saltaire Wines have combined the two together and made a chocolate flavoured red wine! It sounds delicious if you ask us, the perfect gift for a mum who loves wine and chocolate!


C’est Chocolat is a ‘proper’ chocolate shop established in 2002 based in Wetherby. They are an independent retailer of artisan Belgian chocolates, continental truffles, British confectionery and locally made Brymore Real Dairy ice cream in Summer.

They have used a combination of their passion and expertise and the very best ingredients to make their succulent honeycomb droplets covered in smooth milk chocolate. Making a sweet treat that’s twice as nice!


Lockwood florists has being serving the residents of Tickhill for over 50 years! Not only do they have a wide range of flowers and plants, they also offer Neal’s yard remedies, champagnes and chocolates!

So if you’re looking for an additional gift for your special mum, take a look at their selection of gifts!


Upstairs Downstairs are a Tearooms Deli & Sandwich Bar, based in Thirsk. Stuck for time but would still like to treat mum to some of their delicious Deli treats?

Why not put together a hamper of both sweet and savoury treats?


Flowers by Karen is an experienced florist supplying flowers for birthdays, weddings, funerals and all occasions. The current proprietor Melanie Harvey has been there for the last 10 years and is based locally.

If you’re looking for something a bit sweeter and tastier to go along with beautiful flowers, they offer the Maison Fougere Chocolates dessert selection which comes in a stylish black and gold box.

Whatever you treat your mum to this mother’s day, nothing beats a gift from your local high street.

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