JUMP TO:
  • Top Places
  • All
0 Ratings
+ Share On... Facebook Twitter

Chocolat Celeste

Map & Directions 652 Transfer Road
St. Paul, MN 55114
FLAG
 
651-644-3823
  • Bakery
  • Mon-Fri 10am-6pm, Sat 10am-5pm
  • Takeout
  • No Parking

Description

City Pages' Description

What elevates a simple candy maker into an artisanal chocolatier? Hand-craftsmanship, extra TLC, and an instinct for balancing scent and flavor. These are the same characteristics that mark Mary Leonard’s velvety truffles and bon bons, the artistry of which creates a treat for all the senses. Tucked into a brick business complex at Interstate 280 and University, Chocolate Celeste is a little hard to find, but worth the effort. Leonard uses the finest of ingredients--locally sourced whenever possible--and carefully monitors the cooking temperature when creating perfect chocolate crystals for the snap you get with only the finest chocolates. She is also expert at adding the unexpected, like craft beer, florals, or a hit of chili pepper for added spark.

 
Member Reviews

No Reviews yet, leave the first one below!

Your Review:

Your Rating:

 

 
Tips from foursquare

  • City Pages on 12/07/12

    Voted Best Chocolate by City Pages in 2012! What makes this place stand out is owner Mary Leonard's heavenly blending of flavors. Try the latest Rush River Brewing Ale porter truffle collection

  • City Pages on 07/10/12

    Voted Best Chocolate by City Pages in 2012! What makes this place stand out is owner Mary Leonard's heavenly blending of flavors. Try the latest Rush River Brewing Ale porter truffle collection

  • METRO magazine on 05/23/12

    Try the edible plum wine edible pearl with jasmine creme. Mary Leonard uses only they best ingredients like Swiss Felchlin chocolate; artisinal dairy; and world-class liquors, nuts spices and fruit.

Check out Chocolat Celeste on Foursquare

More Restaurants in Minneapolis / St. Paul

  • Nightingale
    Uptown/ Eat Street

    If you find yourself in need of a nosh well after midnight, your choices are often relegated to tots and chicken tenders. That menu is... More on Nightingale >>

  • Cafe Maude
    Southwest Minneapolis

    Café Maude debuted in 2007 with a simple idea: Be as chic as Chanel, as hip as a San Francisco DJ, and as affordable as T.G.I.Friday's. Sound... More on Cafe Maude >>

  • Modern Cafe
    Northeast Minneapolis

    The pot roast at the Modern is the stuff of legend. The fries and breakfasts are tops, too. And the fact that you can get beer and wine?... More on Modern Cafe >>

  • Masa
    Minneapolis (Downtown)

    D'Amico's Mexican restaurant Masa opened to the kind of reviews that kept using words like upscale and high design; words that made most people... More on Masa >>

  • La Belle Vie
    Minneapolis (Downtown)

    The definitive Twin Cities eatery for anniversaries and high-falutin’ celebrations, La Belle Vie -- run by famed chef Tim McKee, winner of... More on La Belle Vie >>

  • Restaurant Alma
    University

    Eat and drink enough at Alma and you'll earn a virtual master's degree in contemporary food and wine. Chef Alex Roberts, a veteran of such... More on Restaurant Alma >>

See More Restaurants in Minneapolis / St. Paul

Reviews and News

 
Best Of Awards

advertisement

More Bakery Restaurants

Today's Daily Deal

Mini golf for 4 at Putt'er There Mini Golf ($20 value) View more Voice Daily Deals

Events Nearby

Restaurants Nearby

See More Restaurants
advertisement
Loading...