Stop what you're doing – Hotel Chocolat's velvetiser is on sale this Cyber Monday

Asia's Tech News Daily

This is the best offer we’ve seen so far (iStock/The Independent)

Calling all deal hunters: Cyber Monday is the last hurrah of the epic Black Friday event, and provides the final opportunity to shop discounted goodies ahead of the festive period. But not all is lost, as you’ve still got all day to snap up some stellar bargains.

Here at IndyBest, we’ve spent weeks trawling the web for the best discounts across a range of categories, including tech, home appliances, fashion, beauty and much more, with a laser focus on heavyweight retailers such as Amazon, Currys, John Lewis and Boots.

We’ve found plenty of offers on products that have been tried and tested by our experts, one of them being Hotel Chocolat’s cult favourite velvetiser, a machine that helps to create barista-style hot chocolate from the comfort of your own home. Consider it a milk frother equivalent for your hot choccy.

The ultimate gift for anyone with a sweet-tooth, it’s the perfect time to stock up ahead of Christmas. While Hotel Chocolat did drop some Black Friday deals, it sadly didn’t discount the aforementioned velvetiser. But thankfully, we’ve done some digging and found a saving on the coveted device this Cyber Monday.

Whether you’re shopping for a lucky recipient ahead of the festive period or quite simply want to nab a hot chocolate maker for yourself as the nights get colder (we don’t blame you), read on for everything you need to know about this Cyber Monday discount, including how the velvetiser fared when we put it to the test.

Hotel Chocolat velvetiser with ten hot chocolates: Was £110, now £89.99, Currys.co.uk

(Hotel Chocolat)

Calling all chocolate fans, this is the deal for you. The infamous velvetiser has been designed to serve hot chocolates at the optimum temperature for melting cacao butter (68-70C, if you were wondering) which is the secret to that smooth, creamy finish.

But does it actually deliver? Our reviewer certainly thought so: “Honestly? We loved the resulting hot chocolate from the velvetiser. It was rich and frothy and felt really luxurious. The best bit could have been that it was an even combination throughout, without those little sticky powder bits at the bottom which you usually get. You definitely take things up a notch from your standard mix of milk and powder.”

They did note that it was a rather pricey way to make your hot chocolate, but now that it’s on sale, who wouldn’t be tempted? After testing the velvetiser with both Hotel Chocolat’s sachets and a standard Cadburys one (yes, you can use normal hot chocolate with it too), our writer was left impressed with the frothiness, taste and opulent experience.

They added: “If you prefer hot chocolate to coffee and want to make your hot drinks feel just as special as most people’s barista-made beverages, then the velvetiser is a fun and opulent way to take your fix from standard to standout. We got dangerously into whipping up a little mug in the middle of the day, and thought this would make a great present for anyone you know with a proper sweet tooth.”

A word of warning: thanks to the velvetiser’s popularity, we’re expecting this offer at Currys to sell out fast, particularly as we’ve already seen a discounted velvetiser go out of stock at Amazon. Snap this baby up if you want to create the perfect hot chocolate this Christmas.

Voucher codes

For the latest discounts on home appliances, tech, toys and more, try the links below:

    Read more on Cyber Monday 2021

    The best Cyber Monday deals this year – the very best discounts we’ve found

    Best Cyber Monday tech deals – whether it’s a new phone contract or noise-cancelling headphones, you’ll find the best offers here

    Best Cyber Monday home appliances deals – now’s the time to upgrade your vacuum cleaner or coffee machine

    Best Cyber Monday gaming deals – Xbox or Playstation? Here’s our expert guide to discounts on consoles, controllers and games

    Best Cyber Monday beauty deals – stock up on your favourites across make-up, skincare, haircare and fragrance

    Best Cyber Monday laptop deals – there are hundreds of pounds to be saved on laptops from big-name brands such as Apple, Microsoft and HP

    Best Cyber Monday TV deals – update your at-home cinema experience without paying full price

    Best Cyber Monday clothing deals – whether it’s a pair of boots or a coat, treat yourself to some new wardrobe essentials

    Best Cyber Monday kids’ toys deals – get your Christmas shopping done and dusted with offers from Disney, Lego, Playmobil and more

    Best Cyber Monday sports deals – kit out your home gym or build your winter workout wardrobe

    Best Cyber Monday Nintendo Switch deals – whether it’s the OLED, lite or original you’re after, level up with these discounts

    Best Cyber Monday mattress deals – rest easy with big offers on brands such as Emma, Eve Sleep and Simba

    Best Amazon Cyber Monday deals – our pick of the best bargains from the millions out there

    Best Apple Cyber Monday deals – discover rare offers on the brand’s bestsellers, from AirPods to iPhones

    Best Argos Cyber Monday deals – find discounts on everything from kids to homeware, fitness and DIY

    Best Boots Cyber Monday deals – there’s no better time to save on beauty, skincare, electric toothbrushes and more

    Best Currys Cyber Monday deals – for everything from TVs and laptops to kettles and coffee machines

    Best Cyber Monday Dyson deals – bag a bargain on the brand’s corded, cordless and handheld vacuum cleaners

    Best John Lewis & Partners Cyber Monday deals – the high street stalwart has great prices on fashion, beauty, tech, kids and homeware

    Internet Explorer Channel Network
    Asia's Tech News Daily
    News Related

    OTHER NEWS

    Nightmare Alley: Everything to Know About Guillermo Del Toro’s Latest Film

    Mention the name Guillermo del Toro to a room of cinephiles and heads will likely turn. The Oscar-winning director has given us titles like Pan’s Labyrinth and The Shape of ... Read more »

    22 kematian baharu Covid-19

    © Provided by Free Malaysia Today Selangor mencatatkan angka kematian Covid-19 tertinggi semalam iaitu sebanyak 7 kes. PETALING JAYA: Kementerian Kesihatan (KKM) melaporkan 22 kes kematian Covid-19 semalam, menurut perincian ... Read more »

    Man arrested after pensioner killed and husband critically injured in attack

    A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering an 86-year-old woman in a “horrendous” attack which also left her husband with critical injuries. Freda Walker was pronounced dead at ... Read more »

    South Korean plant poacher jailed in US

    © Handout Dudleya succulents are native to northern California and Oregon, but highly prized as ornamental plants in East Asia A South Korean man who traveled around the world stealing ... Read more »

    Australian Open 2022: Singles schedule for British players with Dan Evans only player left

    © Getty Images emmaraducanu.jpg Four British players in the singles draws have made it through to the second-round of the Australian Open. On the men’s side, Andy Murray overcame familiar ... Read more »

    Lopez into lead in LPGA Tournament of Champions

    © Michael Reaves Mexico’s Gaby Lopez has a one-shot lead after the first round of the LPGA Tour’s Tournament of Champions in Orlando Mexico’s Gaby Lopez bagged two late birdies ... Read more »

    Jurgen Klopp hails ‘world-class' Diogo Jota as Liverpool reach Carabao Cup final

    © PA Diogo Jota celebrates his second goal of the game. JURGEN KLOPP PRAISED the mentality and quality of “world-class” Diogo Jota after the forward hit a brace to send ... Read more »

    Mitch McConnell said Black people show up to vote just as much as 'Americans' after the voting rights bill failed in the Senate

    © AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., reacts after bumping into an American flag before speaking to the media on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, May 18, 2021. ... Read more »

    Sporveien is buying 20 new metro trains for the metro in Oslo

    Sporveien is buying 20 new three-car trains for the metro in Oslo. They will be delivered before the Fornebu line opens in 2027. The City Council requested local leadership to ... Read more »

    U.S. shares lower at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average down 0.89%

    © Reuters U.S. shares lower at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average down 0.89% Investing.com – U.S. equities were lower at the close on Thursday, as losses in the ... Read more »

    This New Caribbean Resort Has a Glass-bottom Pool, Swim-up Bar, and Massive Suites

    © Provided by Travel + Leisure Courtesy of Alaia Belize There’s something about arriving on a tiny prop plane that’s the perfect beginning for a tropical island vacation. A rainbow ... Read more »

    Daryl Morey Says Ben Simmons Trade Would Have to Return an ‘Impact Player’

    © Provided by Sports Illustrated However, Morey said Joel Embiid’s recent play has shifted the chances of a Simmons deal a bit. View the original article to see embedded media. ... Read more »

    Schumer: 'We made progress' on voting bill, filibuster rules

    © Provided by Associated Press FILE – Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-NY, speaks to the media after Senate Democrats met privately with President Joe Biden, Jan. 13, 2022, on ... Read more »

    ‘Bookings are recovering quickly’: American, United play waiting game as omicron leads to new losses

    © Provided by The Points Guy MSN has partnered with The Points Guy for our coverage of credit card products. MSN and The Points Guy may receive a commission from ... Read more »

    Bucs Worked Out Veteran Wide Receiver On Wednesday

    © Provided by The Spun Bucs head coach Bruce Arians on the field Even though they are alive in the playoffs, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are still working out free ... Read more »

    This Charming New York Town Hidden in the Adirondacks Is a Dream Winter Vacation Destination

    © Provided by Travel + Leisure Courtesy of The Point Resort Tucked away in a corner of the Adirondacks lies a charming New York town that shines. A two-time Olympic ... Read more »

    Here's how you can get free home Covid-19 tests from retailers

    © David Dermer/AP FILE – Youngstown City Health Department worker Faith Terreri grabs two at-home COVID-19 test kits to be handed out during a distribution event, Dec. 30, 2021, in ... Read more »

    YouTube deactivates channels linked to Oath Keepers

    © Getty Images YouTube deactivates channels linked to Oath Keepers YouTube deactivated two channels linked to the Oath Keepers, a far-right group whose leader and members have been charged with ... Read more »

    Adele makes tearful announcement that her Vegas residency will be rescheduled – 24 hours before first show

    ADELE has made the announcement that her Las Vegas residency shows will be rescheduled – less than 24 hours before the first show was due to kick off. The 33-year-old ... Read more »

    Review: 'The King's Daughter' is truly a royal, watery mess

    The Associated PressThis image released by Gravitas shows Pierce Brosnan, left, and Kaya Scodelario in a scene from “The King’s Daughter.” (Gravitas via AP) Once upon a time there was ... Read more »

    Report: Peloton pauses production on bikes, treadmills

    The Associated PressFILE – This Nov. 19, 2019 file photo shows the logo on a Peloton bike in San Francisco. Peloton’s shares tumbled on Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022, after a ... Read more »

    Video: Biden nominee Holly Thomas confirmed as 9th Circuit federal judge making her the second black woman to sit on the bench after Republicans questioned her civil rights record  

    Read more »

    Video: Peter Dutton takes an extraordinary swipe at China and Russia amid concerns of invasion

    Read more »

    MTG Unfinity delayed until late 2022

    © Provided by Dot Esports Magic: The Gathering’s newest addition to the comedic -un series, Unfinity, is delayed until the second half of 2022, Wizards of the Coast announced on ... Read more »

    Is Call of Duty Leaving PlayStation After the Xbox Deal?

    Is Call of Duty leaving PlayStation after the Xbox deal? Since Tuesday morning’s ground-breaking announcement that Microsoft has a deal in place to acquire Activision Blizzard for $68.7 billion, the ... Read more »

    How to solve all city sewer puzzles in The Pedestrian

    © Provided by GamePur After finishing off the subway puzzles in The Pedestrian, the next location players will be heading to is a city’s sewer. It may not sound enticing, ... Read more »

    U.S. to require COVID vaccines for essential workers crossing borders

    FILE PHOTO: Syringes with needles are seen in front of a displayed stock graph and words “Omicron SARS-CoV-2” in this illustration taken By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. ... Read more »

    Rep. Jamaal Bowman arrested in election reform protest at Capitol

    Rep. Jamaal Bowman was arrested by the US Capitol Police during a voting rights protest outside the Capitol building. Bloomberg via Getty Images Rep. Jamaal Bowman (D-NY) was one of ... Read more »

    Top 50 insurance firms revealed a 17.22% increase in assets

    © Provided by Singapore Business Review Digital dominance and healthtech helped them mitigate losses, Singapore Business Review found. The top insurers of Singapore Business Review’s annual insurance rankings have their ... Read more »

    Best operators for beginners in Rainbow Six Extraction

    © Provided by Dot Esports Rainbow Six Extraction cuts close to Rainbow Six Siege, and fans who have played it will see a familiar cast. Most of those operators, though, ... Read more »

    Jack Brown: Body found in search for missing 83-year-old Linlithgow man

    © Jack Brown: Concerns grow for missing 83-year-old Linlithgow man as police appeal for information Jack Brown had been last seen at 4.15pm on Thursday, in Preston Road, Linlithgow. A ... Read more »

    Two arrested in Croydon after police seize Class-A drugs and £10,000 in cash

    Two people have been arrested after police seized a quantity of cocaine and heroin along with more than £10,000 in cash. Police carried out searches at ten residential properties in ... Read more »

    Over 90% of American Jews concerned about antisemitism - survey

    © (photo credit: EVELYN HOCKSTEIN/REUTERS) A WHITE SUPREMACIST protester holds an antisemitic sign outside the Kenosha County Courthouse during jury deliberations in the Kyle Rittenhouse trial, in Kenosha, Wisconsin, last ... Read more »

    Top 5 Most Annoying Warzone Metas of All Time

    © Provided by DBLTAP In general, Warzone can be a rage-inducing game to play. However, it’s pretty much undeniable that at some points more than others, there were weapons that ... Read more »

    US Supreme Court deals another blow to opponents of Texas abortion law

    © Leah Millis, Reuters The conservative-leaning US Supreme Court dealt another blow on Thursday to opponents of a Texas law that bans most abortions after six weeks of pregnancy. Supreme ... Read more »

    Arsenal's midfield crisis deepens after Thomas Partey's rapid red card

    How better to summarise the relentless drama of Arsenal Football Club than in the story of Thomas Partey’s last few days? On Tuesday night, the Arsenal midfielder played for Ghana ... Read more »

    Can you reroll packs in Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel? Answered

    © Provided by GamePur In Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel, you will be purchasing numerous card packs to try and get the best cards possible to make multiple decks to take into ... Read more »

    Two cops rushed to hospital after three people injured in ‘drink-drive' smash, with suspect arrested

    TWO cops are among three casualties rushed to hospital tonight after a crash allegedly caused by a drink driver. A motorists has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the ... Read more »

    Brad Mondo Thinks You Need A Hair Gloss. We Agree.

    You know that feeling when you step out of your favorite salon after a fresh color? Your hair is glossy, shiny, pretty much runway-ready (even if your runway is the ... Read more »

    Mum finds Smarties and Chomp bar she hid from her kids in 1993

    A MUM has told of her shock after discovering Smarties and a Chomp bar she hid from her children in 1993. Susan Woolner’s dog Milo sniffed out the classic chocs ... Read more »
    On free-english-test.com you will find lots of free English exam practice materials to help you improve your English skills: grammar, listening, reading, writing, ielts, toeic