Bella Chocolates brand dark chocolate products

22 February 2019: Bella Chocolates Limited is recalling all batches and all dates of its own brand dark chocolate products due to incorrect labelling about the presence of an allergen (milk).

Bella Chocolates brand logo
Bella Chocolates brand logo
Product identification

Product type

Dairy free and dark chocolates products

Name of product (size)

Bella Chocolates brand:

Dark Chocolate Boxes

  • Dark Dairy Free Chocolate 16 piece Selection Box (200g).
  • Dark Chocolate 8 piece Selection Box (100g)
  • Dark Chocolate 16 piece Selection Box (200g)
  • Dark Chocolate Large Heart Box

Dark Chocolate Bars

  • Dark Hazelnut Praline Bar (50g)
  • Dark Cocoa Nibs Bar (50g)
  • Dark Coconut Bar (50g)
  • Rich Dark 60% Bar (50g)

Dark Chocolate Foiled Products

  • Small Heart (7g)
  • Medium Heart (15g)
  • Large Heart (90g)
  • XL Heart (240g)
  • Small Lips (15g)
  • Large Lips (20g)
  • Heart on a Stick (45g).

Miscellaneous Individual Dark Chocolates (various sizes):

Chocaberry, Coffee, Dipped Ginger, Honeycomb Bear, Irish Coffee, Lemon,  Lime, Macadamia Nut, Macaroon, Mango Lime, Nutty Spice, Orange Segment, Orange, Passionfruit, Pear, Peppermint, Peppermint Crunch, Daisy, Hazelnut Praline, Raspberry, Rose, Strawberry, Vanilla
Batch marking

All batches

Date marking

All dates

Package size and description

The products are sold in boxes or in foil wrappers.


The products are sold in the following retail outlets:

  • Chocolate Boutique – 1/323 Parnell Road, Auckland
  • Huckleberry Farms Glen Innes – 150 Apirana Avenue, Auckland
  • Huckleberry Farms Grey Lynn – 403-407 Richmond Road, Auckland
  • Huckleberry Farms New Lynn – D/34 Portage Road, Auckland
  • Send a Chocolate Cake – 118 Dukes Street, Auckland
  • Soul Flower – 3/75 Hingaia Road, Auckland
  • The Cruelty Free Shop – 18 Maidstone Street, Auckland
  • Gails Floral Studio – 8 Worley Place, Hamilton
  • Huckleberry Farms Tauranga -777 Cameron Road, Tauranga
  • Chantal Foods – 45 Hastings Street, Napier
  • NZ Fudge Farm – Shop 3, Town Basin, Whangarei
  • Thistle Sweet Shop – 136 Victoria Ave, Wanganui
  • Munchkins – 83 The Square, Palmerston North
  • Coco Gifts – 63 Rutland Street, Christchurch

The products are also sold online at:

The products have not been exported.


This recall does not affect any other Bella Chocolates brand products.

Consumer advice

People with a milk allergy or intolerance should not consume these products. If you have consumed these products and have any concerns about your health, seek medical advice. If you are not allergic or intolerant to milk, this recall does not affect you.

Customers should return the products to their retailer for a full refund.

Who to contact

If you have questions, contact Bella Chocolates Ltd:

  • Phone: 09 817 2983
  • Address: 46 Valley Road, Titirangi, Auckland.
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