Costco Swiss Delice Prestige Assorted Chocolates Review

Costco has a large selection of chocolates around the holiday season, and it can be hard to choose the right one for you! These Swiss Delice Prestige Assorted Chocolates look elegant, plus Swiss chocolates are world famous for their quality. Somewhat surprisingly though, these are actually one of the cheaper boxes of chocolates that Costco sells. Are they a good buy, or is it worth paying up for one of the more premium boxes of chocolates?

Image of the box of Costco Swiss Delice Prestige Assorted Chocolates.
Costco Swiss Delice Prestige Assorted Chocolates.

Costco carries so many different boxes of chocolates that I struggle to review them all before Christmas. It’s hard to eat so many chocolates! Today I’m reviewing chocolates we bought before Christmas at Costco, the Swiss Delice Prestige Assorted Chocolates.

Other brands of chocolate available at Costco are the ther chocolates I’m enjoying from Costco are the  Kirkland Signature Luxury Belgian ChocolatesDeavas Belgian ChocolatesGrand Belgian Specialties ChocolatesHouse of Brussels Chocolate HedgehogsLindt Lindor Assorted ChocolatesAnthon Berg Liquor Filled Dark ChocolatesBaileys Irish Cream Chocolates and the Utah Truffles Mint Milk Chocolate Truffles.

Location in Store

The chocolates are located in the Christmas seasonal aisle at Costco. The item number is 321973.

Top down image of an open box of chocolates with the lid off so you can see the all the chocolates in the box.
The box has 51 chocolates in it.

Taste

I tried all 12 different flavors of chocolates in the box and wrote a quick note on each ones taste!

Image of the chocolate guide from the back of the box showing all the different kinds of chocolates and a brief description of each one.
There are 12 different flavors of chocolates in the box.

Hazel Drop is very sweet with a mild hazelnut flavor

Creme Brulee has a strong vanilla flavor with a bit of crunch from the caramel. It also has a little bit of a burnt flavor which is enjoyable.

Capri is very good with a toasted hazelnut flavor and a bit of crunchy texture.

Mandolina has a very mild almond flavor, almost like plain chocolate with the slightest hint of almond.

Triangolo tastes like Ferrero Rocher but a little better. 

Poesie is a smooth mix of white and dark chocolate.

Image of six chocolates on a white plate cut in half so you can see the center of each chocolate, side view image.
Capri is one of my favorite flavors from the box.

Truffes Milk contains a smooth liquidy center that slightly resembles caramel. 

Reve Orange tastes like Terry’s chocolate orange. It’s pretty sweet

Alicante is crunchy hazelnut chocolate that also tastes similar to Ferrero Rocher.

Circolo is very sweet. It’s probably my least favorite chocolate in the box.

Montnoir is smooth dark chocolate that tastes similar to the Truffettes De France Chocolate Truffles from Costco.

Arabia has a really good, strong coffee flavor! Enjoyable.

Image of six chocolates on a white plate cut in half so you can see the center of each chocolate, side view image.
Arabia has a delicious coffee flavor.

Cost

The box of chocolates costs $11.99 Canadian at Costco which in my opinion is really reasonable for a box of 51 chocolates.

Convenience

This box of chocolates makes a pretty cheap but decent gift! The best-before date listed on the chocolates is eight months from when I purchased them. Because they’re chocolates they should be stored in a cool, dry place!

Nutrition

Calories

In four chocolates there are 220 calories, 14 grams of fat, 21 grams of carbohydrates, one gram of fibre, 19 grams of sugar, two grams of protein and 20 milligrams of sodium.

Image of the nutrition facts for the chocolates from the back of the box.
Nutrition facts.

Ingredients

The chocolates contain milk, almonds, hazelnuts, other tree nuts, eggs and soy. There’s no denying that these chocolates aren’t healthy for you. The first ingredient is sugar and the fifth ingredient is palm oil.

Image of the ingredients list for the chocolates from the back of the box.
Ingredients.

Scoring

Taste: 8/10

Cost: 9/10

Convenience: 10/10

Nutrition: 0/10

Overall

Give it a try.

These chocolates aren’t the most amazing chocolates but they’re surprisingly pretty tasty considering the price!

Do you have a favorite box of chocolates from Costco?


Please note that this review was not paid for or sponsored by any third party. This product was purchased by Costcuisine for the purpose of producing this review. The opinions in this review are strictly those of Costcuisine. Costcuisine is not affiliated with Costco or any of its suppliers. In the event that Costcuisine receives compensation for a post from the manufacturer of a product or some other third party, the arrangement will be clearly disclosed (including where the manufacturer of a product provides Costcuisine with a free sample of the product).

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1 thought on “Costco Swiss Delice Prestige Assorted Chocolates Review”

  1. “It’s hard to eat so many chocolates!”

    You are obviously not trying hard enough … 🙂

    Phenomenal price for chocolates of this quality level. That price would barely let you just smell the chocolates at other retailers! That being said, my “packaged” sugar chocolate days are way behind me.

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