Father’s Day – One Of Our Directors Talks About His Experience

Father’s day (19th June) is fast approaching and over the last few months we have been planning and designing our delicious range. With the two directors of the company both young Father’s there has been a heightened focus this year. Director Richard Webster spoke to us about how he looks at Father’s day. ‘Being a Father now it has made me think a little differently about Father’s Day. It’s nice receiving a little gift on the day, for me it doesn’t have to be expensive, just something that has been... Read More


How We Sample New Chocolates

At Friars we make sure our range changes regularly so when you come in store or view our website there will always be something new and different from your last visit. Tastes and fashions are constantly changing, 5 years ago salted caramel was very much in its infancy, now it is right up there with our bestselling chocolates. As well as keeping our customers interested it also gives us a good excuse to try some new chocolates (tough I know). Sampling chocolate is a little different to eating chocolate in... Read More


Brownie Bites Milkshake

      1. To make whipped cream, combine heavy cream, sugar and vanilla in a stainless steel mixing bowl. Beat on high using the whisk attachment until soft peaks form. Place the bowl in freezer until you’re ready to assemble milkshakes. 2. Place ice cream, brownie pieces, milk, coffee and chocolate syrup in a blender. Blend until smooth with tiny brownie pieces visible. 3.  Melt your favourite flavour of Friar’s Chocolate Buttons and then drizzle chocolate  on inside of tall glass. Pour in milkshake and top with whipped cream,... Read More


New Gnaw Chocolate Bars

We love finding new products to stock and our most recent find is Gnaw chocolate bars! Produced in Norfolk using premium chocolate sourced from West Africa and Brazil using ethical suppliers, Gnaw chocolate is made with a high percentage of cocoa, using only the best quality cocoa butter. They are also free from artificial colours and flavours, which is fantastic as some of the flavours are certain to appeal to children. These scrumptious chocolate bars are available in a range of flavours but we could only really choose 6 to... Read More