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Chocolate sprinkles

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Seems like the theme for this Fall Chocolate Salon was ABC: All ’Bout Coconut (with some serious bling on the side)

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Breaking news at the Chocolate Salon

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Guaranteed I found out something about SFBA chocolate that you didn’t know.

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Cruz-ing for chocolate

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Chocolates with a laid-back beach town vibe overlaying some serious traditional European chocolate-making and edible experiments.

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Posted in American chocolate, Front page, Outside the Bay Area, Review

 

Choco-NOLA

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If you’re looking for artisan chocolates in New Orleans, get out of the French Quarter and head to Magazine St.

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Shock & Awe at the 2011 SF Chocolate Salon

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What do you do to stand out in a crowd of quality chocolatiers?

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Posted in Chocolate around the World, East Bay chocolate, Events, Local chocolate, Recommended chocolatiers, San Francisco chocolate, South Bay chocolate

 

Capitol chocolate

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When we travel, we like to check out the local chocolate scene. On our first chocolate search in the DC area last year, we found a fun place for hot chocolate. This year, we found truffles so delicious we recommend you seek them out. DC is sweet on chocolate Our first stop was in Bethesda, MD at Cacao: Popular place. …

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Posted in American chocolate, Chocolate around the World, Outside the Bay Area, Review

 

Cranberries & chocolate

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On summer vacation this year, Ronnie & I visited the local chocolatiers in Chatham, MA on Cape Cod. Chatham Candy Manor is kinda old-school, kinda current in their chocolate-making. Est. in 1955 in a vintage Cape Cod building on Main St., its glass cases are full of mostly traditional candies and chocolates. But they also score points as artisan chocolatiers: …

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Posted in American chocolate, Chocolate around the World, Outside the Bay Area, Review

 

Vice is nice

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In that gray area of naughty but nice, Vice Chocolates is a stand-out.

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Posted in East Bay chocolate, Local chocolate

 

It’s not just us who considers chocolate a staple

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I got some good chocolate news in my morning paper: a review of a new cookbook and a recipe. In Cook this, not that by Natalie Haughton, Los Angeles Daily News, a review of “Cook This, Not That! Kitchen Survival Guide,” by David Zinczenko and Matt Goulding, Natalie lists the five pantry basics recommended in the book: dark chocolate (at …

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