Archive | Featured Videos RSS feed for this section

Top Ten Chocolate Trends

  Thanks to The Food Network, here are their expected trends in chocolate for the upcoming year.  Some may surprise you, but most, like spreadable chocolate, have been increasing in popularity and presence for a number of months.  What do you think?  Agree with The Food Network?  We do!   photo courtesy of  

Continue Reading
large logo

Official Chocolate of the 2012 Olympics

Chocolate Olympics With the 2012 London Olympics officially getting underway tomorrow, thought it would be fun to share a little tidbit with all of you.  As you know, sponsoring companies get the opportunity to be designated as ‘official’ representatives of the Olympic Games.  For instance, Coca-Cola is the official soft drink of the 2012 Olympics. […]

Continue Reading
miss brown

Top 10 Chocolate Ads

From Sublime to Ridiculous In April, Adweek posted the 10 most-viral chocolate commercials of all time, as compiled by Unruly Media.  Funny, cerebral (?) or just weird, but all of them are guaranteed to be delicious. Enjoy! 10. 9. 8. 7. 6. 5. 4. 3. 2. and the number 1. viral chocolate commercial……..

Continue Reading

Making Chocolate at Home

Chocolate Maker or Chocolatier?   A couple of weeks ago, we provided some rather detailed information about making chocolate at home.  As you recall, making chocolate is the process of roasting and grinding cocoa beans to create solid chocolate bars.  That differs from the pursuit of making delicious chocolate confections–a process using finished chocolate to […]

Continue Reading

Is Personalized Chocolate the Wave of the Future?

Create Anything out of Chocolate   Researchers at Exeter University’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Science have figured out how to print three-dimensional chocolate. Why chocolate?  Dr. Liang Hao and Professor Richard Everson said they chose to work with sweet treat because it is readily available, low-cost and non-hazardous.  It also has fewer consequences when […]

Continue Reading