US chocolate maker Lake Champlain Chocolates has launched a line of gift products to go on sale from this autumn.

The gourmet chocolate producer, based in Vermont, has developed the products for the Hallowe'en and Thanksgiving seasons in the US.

The gifts include an 18-piece Chocolates of Vermont gift box, a dark chocolate hand-painted pumpkin face and Placesetting Turkeys, handmade milk and dark chocolates for Thanksgiving.

"Autumn in Vermont is filled with harvest festivals celebrating nature's bounty," said Allyson Myers, director of sales for Lake Champlain Chocolates. "We include these fresh all-natural Vermont ingredients in our chocolates, while our new packaging highlights iconic fall Vermont landscapes."