The Divine Advent calendar is back for Christmas 2016 with a gorgeous illustration by Stephen Waterhouse, depicting the traditional nativity story to delight adults and children alike.

Open each window each day to reveal a step of the Christmas story re-told, as well as a seriously smooth Fairtrade Divine milk chocolate heart.

This year's calendar has a new feature, with 'Merry Christmas' in 24 different languages from countries around the world where Divine Chocolate ingredients are grown, the chocolate is made or where it is sold. 

We think it's pretty great, but don't just take our word for it!

The Divine Chocolate advent calendar has been included in some fantastic round ups of fabulous festive choices in some of the UK's biggest newspapers - read their reviews and get some Christmas inspiration by clicking the links below:

The Independent The 13 best chocolate advent calendars for kids

"This calendar has 24 windows, each hiding a delicious Fairtrade milk chocolate heart. And for those kids who enjoy a good party trick, every window says “Merry Christmas” in a different language, so they can impress the family on Christmas day. You’ll also be helping a good cause, as the proceeds from this calendar will help women cocoa farmers in Ghana."

The Independent 12 best chocolate advent calendars for adults

“Brighten your Christmas with this calendar from this ethical company co-owned by cocoa farmers in Ghana. Behind the lively nativity illustration, you’ll find sweet milk chocolate hearts and the traditional story of Christmas unfolding window by window. And you can learn festive greetings in 24 languages from around the world, too.”

The Telegraph - Best Advent calendars for 2016

“Every year the Divine calendar has a beautiful new illustration of the nativity, and this year is no different. Behind each door is a Fairtrade milk chocolate heart while the back of the calendar features the the story of a Kuapa Kokoo producer as well as a fun activities to keep children entertained. A good value ethical choice."

The Sunday Times (The Dish) - Smorgasbord gift special for foodies

"This Divine advent calendar has Merry Christmas written behind in a different language behind each door, as well as a piece of milk chocolate from the Fairtrade and farmer owned company."

The Sunday Telegraph (Living) - Andrew Baker selects six of the best Advent calendars

"Divine keep it simple with a box of chocolate hearts, and they keep it keenly priced – all the more impressive considering that their ethical credentials are immaculate."

BBC Good Food online - Advent calendar taste test 2016

"This beautifully illustrated, glossy and brightly coloured design includes the nativity story written behind each of the windows, along with a smooth milk chocolate heart to enjoy everyday. There is also 'Merry Christmas' written in a different language with a corresponding flag from 24 countries around the world. Divine not only pays Fairtrade premium to cocoa farmers but is actually 44 per cent owned by them too, making this calendar a feel-good choice."

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