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Variety is the spice of life

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A whole lotta Latin American-inspired chocolate to try

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Posted in East Bay chocolate, Featured, Front page, Listed chocolatier, Local chocolate

 

Alice Medrich, First Lady of Chocolate

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SFBA artisan chocolate begins with Alice Medrich, who’s called The First Lady of Chocolate. On a stay in France in the early 1970s, Alice was given some handmade French truffles by her landlady for her birthday. Less sweet than the chocolates Americans were used to, Alice described the intense chocolate taste as “like eating luxury.” A year later, in her …

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Posted in Local chocolate, Veteran SFBA Chocolatier

 

Diamond in the rough

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Looking for a small splurge-y gift for a chocolate-loving health nut? Try this jewel.

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Posted in East Bay chocolate, Local chocolate, Review

 

From tree to bar

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A chocolate maker from A to Z.

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Posted in Chocolate around the World, East Bay chocolate, Local chocolate, Review

 

Not sold in stores!

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Wall-to-wall chocolate sounds like heaven, but you’d better pace yourself.

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Posted in East Bay chocolate, Events, Local chocolate, Recommended chocolatiers, San Francisco chocolate