Ah, the delightful duo of booze and chocolate—what a captivating pair they make!

It's almost as if they were destined to be together, creating a magnetic allure for anyone who's had the pleasure of tasting both.

Could it be a little bit of chemistry, or perhaps it's the joy and celebration that both chocolate and alcohol represent? Well, everyone knows when chocolate and booze come together, it's guaranteed to be a little partying.

This is exactly why Tastebuds decided to spice things up with an exciting array of chocolate bouquets – some even with a touch of alcohol. Because, really, why not? We’re turning every small bouquet into a mini celebration.

None of them are just any other gift. It's an excuse to kick back, to enjoy, and to revel in the moment. Our chocolate bouquets are all about a little extra sparkle. They’re here to bedazzle ordinary days and making special occasions that much more memorable.

So, if you're looking to inject a bit of fun and festivity into your life or someone else's, just pick out one of our choc bouquets with booze. They are perfect for saying congratulations, sending love, or just because.

After all, any day can be a party with the right ingredients, and what better way to celebrate than with chocolate and a sip of something special? Let’s fall into the delightful world of boozy chocolate bouquets. Let every gift bring with it the promise of a party!

And let’s not forget. If you’re tired of gifting the same tired chocs to your chocoholic friend, a chocolate bouquet with wine or champagne is just what you’re looking for. Let’s find out why you can’t go wrong with it.


Never Boring – Chocolate and Wine are a Fine Gift Combo

Chocolate and alcohol, such as wine and champagne, aren't just partners in crime at celebrations. These cats are a match made in sensory heaven! Why do these delightful duos dance so well together on our palates? The answer might be in a fantastic fusion of science and sensation, blending the art of taste with a dash of biology.


Chocolate, That’s Why

Let's dive into the delicious world of chocolate first. Chocolate is a complex maze of over 600 aromatic compounds. When you break a piece of chocolate, its texture, its melt-in-your-mouth goodness, and its rich flavours begin to unfold. On the other side, think about pairing that with a glass of wine or champagne. These beverages are equally complex, with their own profiles of flavours and aromas, ranging from fruity to earthy, from delicate to bold.


Fusion Flavour Explosion

So, what happens when chocolate and wine meet on your taste buds? Magic! Scientifically speaking, it's all about complementary flavours. The tannins in wines, especially red wines, beautifully balance the sweetness and bitterness of chocolate. Tannins are also found in chocolates (particularly dark chocolate), and they offer a slight astringency that can cleanse the palate. This cleansing action makes each sip of wine and each bite of chocolate taste as exciting as the first.


Crisp, Bubbly Goodness

Champagne and chocolate are another heavenly pair. The effervescence of champagne offers a sharp contrast to the creamy, dense texture of chocolate. This bubbly sensation cleanses the palate, cutting through the richness of the chocolate and highlighting its deep flavours. Plus, the acidity and slight sweetness of many champagnes work brilliantly with the sweet and bitter profiles of chocolate, creating a harmonious blend in your mouth.


All About Biology

Biologically, the combination of chocolate and alcohol does more than tingle the taste buds. It stimulates the brain too! Both chocolate and wine contain compounds that trigger the release of endorphins, our body's natural "feel-good" chemicals. They also increase serotonin and dopamine levels, enhancing mood and creating a feeling of pleasure. The reason why we love chocolates and champagne isn’t all about the taste. It's also about how these combinations make us feel emotionally uplifted and satisfied.


Good, Good Antioxidants

Moreover, both chocolate and wine are rich in antioxidants. These antioxidants not only provide health benefits but also contribute to the complexity of flavours that enhance each other when paired. The flavonoids in chocolate and the resveratrol in wine are perfect examples of compounds that are not only good for you but also boost the sensory experience.


So next time you're enjoying a piece of chocolate with a glass of wine or champagne, remember that you're not just indulging in a tasty treat. You're actually experiencing a splendid symphony of flavours backed by a remarkable blend of science and nature. Here’s to the delightful, bubbly, and scientifically sensational pairing of chocolate and alcohol—cheers to the joys they bring to our palates and spirits!


06 Extraordinary Chocolate Bouquets with Alcohol for Any Chocoholic

 Take a peek into six of our bestselling chocolate bouquets. You’re sure to see why they’re such a great hit among our regulars. And there’s more where that came from. At Tastebuds, there’s sure to be a chocolate bouquet that just right for blowing anyone’s mind – no matter how grumpy!


Moët Moments Wine & Chocolate Bouquet

Revel in luxury with the Moët Moments Wine & Chocolate Bouquet. This exquisite arrangement features a sparkling Moët & Chandon Champagne paired with an assortment of gourmet chocolates. It’s perfect for popping a bottle at any kind of party. Every sip and bite promises a celebration of refined tastes and days to remember.


Mars & Maltese Chocolate Bouquet

The Mars & Maltese Chocolate Bouquet is a playful and indulgent treat. Packed with beloved Mars bars and creamy Maltesers, this bouquet turns any day into a fun-filled festivity. Yes, we noticed there’s no booze here. That’s because you can ADD YOUR OWN BOTTLE at checkout. How cool is that?

Mars & Malteser Chocolate Gift


Pink Sparkling Indulgence Chocolate Bouquet

Embrace a touch of pink with the Pink Sparkling Indulgence Chocolate Bouquet. This bouquet pairs blush pink sparkling wine with a handpicked selection of fine chocolates. You know it’s a stylish and sophisticated gift that’s perfect for special celebrations or pampering someone special.

Gift Chocolates and Azahara Sparkling Wine


Gordons Pink Gin Spritz Bouquet

Refresh your senses with the Gordons Pink Gin Spritz Bouquet. Featuring a bottle of Gordon's Pink Gin paired with an assortment of chocolates, this bouquet is designed to delight. It’s a trendy choice for gin lovers and those who appreciate a crisp, refreshing twist on the classic bouquet.

Gordon's Pink Gin & Chocolate Gift Bouquet


Penfolds Red Chocolate Bouquet

For the wine aficionado, the Penfolds Red Chocolate Bouquet combines the deep, robust flavours of Penfolds red wine with rich, luxurious chocolates. This sophisticated pairing is designed to impress and offers a deeply satisfying taste experience for refined palates.

Gift Penfolds Cabernet Sauvignon & Chocolates


Craft Brews Trio Chocolate Bouquet

Explore the bold flavours of the Craft Brews Trio Chocolate Bouquet. This unique arrangement includes a selection of three different craft beers, and it’s just right for some chill time. It’s the perfect gift for beer enthusiasts and those who love pairing their brews with sweet treats.

Gifts Craft Beers & Chocolates


Each of these bouquets offers a unique way to celebrate life’s special moments, blending the indulgence of chocolates with the refined tastes of alcohol. They make perfect gifts for any occasion, ensuring a memorable and delightful experience.


Get Your Boozy Chocolate Bouquet Delivered the Same-Day

You want to make someone's day in Melbourne extra special, and with Tastebuds' same-day delivery service to the Melbourne Metro area, you can do just that—and all before the sun sets!

For just $19.95, you can sweep any chocoholic off their feet with a delightful chocolate bouquet. But why stop there? Amp up the surprise with a chocolate bouquet that includes a splash of booze, adding an unexpected twist to your super fun gift.

It's fast, it's fun, and it's a foolproof way to deliver joy and a little bit of indulgence instantly. Whether it’s a birthday, an anniversary, or just because, Tastebuds makes it incredibly easy and exciting to deliver a sweet, boozy surprise that's sure to be a hit.

So, why wait? Light up someone’s day with a gift that arrives just in time to celebrate, whatever the occasion might be!



Hey, chocolate lovers! Why not put a fabulous twist on your next gift? With Tastebuds, you can surprise someone special with an incredible chocolate bouquet paired with the luxurious touch of wine or champagne.

There’s no need to wait for a special occasion. Make any day extraordinary with this delightful treat. Enjoy those smiles when a beautifully crafted bouquet filled with sumptuous chocolates and a bottle of fine wine or bubbly champagne arrives at their door. It’s easy, it’s elegant, and it’s sure to impress. Go ahead, make every day special, just because!