André's Confiserie Suisse

12 days of André's for holiday gift ideas

André's Confiserie Suisse has something for everyone on your list

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Dec.11, 2018) – From stocking stuffers to client gifts, André's has you covered this holiday season. The local, family-owned chocolatier built upon three generations of Swiss confiseurs has perfected its holiday selections throughout its more than sixty years in business. Options include its infamous Chocolate Covered Almonds, Signature Hot Chocolate, Fleur de Sel Caramels and more.


12 days of André's

André's has compiled a list of twelve of its most popular holiday items to enjoy this season.


Chocolate​ ​Covered​ ​Almonds

Fresh​ ​nonpareil​ ​almonds​ ​roasted​ ​to​ ​a​ ​golden​ ​brown, ​delicately​ ​caramelized and​ ​coated​ ​with André’s​ ​signature​ ​Swiss​ ​milk​ ​or​ ​dark​ ​chocolate.


Fleur​ ​de​ ​Sel​ ​Caramels

Rich, buttery caramel melded with fine French sea salt. Each caramel is made by hand from pure cane sugar then individually covered in André's signature milk or dark chocolate.


Buche de Noel

Traditional “Yule Log” made with layers of cake and buttercream, wrapped in signature milk chocolate, then hand decorated with marzipan leaves and flowers.


Chocolate Santas

Santas in all sizes, each available in milk or dark chocolate, as well as mini white chocolate snowmen. André’s uses special molds and hand decorates each Santa and Snowman, packed ready to ship.


Black Gold

This sought-after chocolate candy is only available during the holiday season. A delicate layer of

almond cake soaked with Grand Marnier Liquor, covered with rich chocolate ganache then

coated with Swiss dark chocolate.


J. Rieger & Co. Chocolate Whiskey Shots

​​​​A​ ​delicate​ ​dark​ ​chocolate shell​ ​surrounding​ ​​Kansas​ ​City​ ​Whiskey​ ​by​ ​local​ ​distillery, ​​J.​ ​Rieger​ ​&​ ​Co.

This unique confectionary experience is an explosion of flavor. Note: These are extremely delicate and cannot be shipped or frozen due to their liquid centers.


Hot Chocolate

André’s​ unique​ Signature blend made with rich, dark Swiss chocolate. ​

Available​ ​in​ ​​a 4 oz bag or an 8 oz glass jar. ​



Holiday​ ​coffee​ ​cake​ ​made​ ​with​ almonds, pecans​ ​and​ ​candied​ ​fruit.



Soft, spiced holiday cookies made with cinnamon, clove, cardamom and honey, topped with a lemon and orange citrus glaze.


Rocher Wreath

Slivered​ ​almonds​ ​carefully​ ​roasted​ ​and​ ​caramelized, ​coated​ ​with​ ​either​ ​milk​ ​or​ ​dark​ ​chocolate, then​ ​hand​ ​shaped​ ​into​ ​a​ ​wreath​ ​and​ ​garnished​ ​with​ ​marzipan​ ​leaves​ ​and​ ​candy​ ​holly​ ​berries. Six​ ​inch​ ​diameter.


Gingerbread Ornaments

A​ ​box​ ​of​ ​four​ ​unique​ ​Gingerbread​ ​Holiday​ ​Ornaments. ​

 ​Visit​ ​the ​store​ ​for​ ​a​ ​variety​ ​of other​ ​gingerbread​ ​items​ ​including​ ​Bieber​ ​(filled​ ​with​ ​almond​ ​paste), ​​Filled​ ​Gingerbread Cookies​ ​(​with​ ​all​ ​natural​ ​raspberry​ ​or​ ​apricot​ ​jam​, ​coated​ ​in​ ​chocolate), ​or​ ​a large​ ​Gingerbread​ ​Sleigh​ ​filled​ ​with​​ ​​assorted​ ​chocolate​ ​candies​ ​and​ ​tea​ ​cookies.



Hand-molded​ ​milk​ ​or​ ​dark​ ​chocolate​ ​pinecones​, wrapped in festive foil and ​filled​ ​with​ ​chocolate​ ​covered​ ​almonds​ ​or​ ​assorted chocolate​ ​candies..



This list is just the beginning of the holiday items André’s has to offer. Other signature items include its Marzipan Santa, Chocolate Champagne Bottle, Luxemburgerli, Fruitcake, Tea Cookies and more.


All items are available in store. Some are available online. All are in limited quantities. Call the store at 816-561-3440 to place orders. Mail orders must be placed by December 17th to arrive in time for Christmas. For more information, visit André’s at


About André’s:

André’s Confiserie

Suisse is one of America’s premier chocolatiers built upon three generations of

Swiss confiseurs. The multifaceted family-owned business has been a staple in

Kansas City since 1955. André’s Confiserie Suisse is located at 5018 Main

Street, Kansas City, MO 64112. Follow André’s on Facebook at, on Twitter @AndresSwiss and on Instagram at

@andresswiss. Visit André’s online at