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How To Taste Wine And Chocolate


May 25th is National Wine Day.  If you like to have chocolate with your wine, here is a quick how-to for wine and chocolate. Advertisements

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How To Taste Chocolate – An Easy Guide


As a kid I gobbled chocolate.  Piece after piece went into my mouth and I wanted more.  Vanilla was just too…vanilla.  Many years later, my friend Renee read about chocolate tastings and said we should try one.  How could it … Continue reading

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Raise a Glass – It’s Drink Wine Day


Break out the bottles and glasses, February 18th is Drink Wine Day.  It doesn’t matter what color you like, just pop the cork and enjoy.  Some people like to have chocolate with their wine.  Never tried it?  Here’s how you … Continue reading

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H3 Chocolate – Review


We were out in Glendale this weekend and came upon a farmer’s market.  It was a glorious day and we strolled down the path to check out the wares in the various stalls.  Lo and behold, the H3 chocolate bar … Continue reading

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Kit Kat Dark – US Bar Review


The Kit Kat Dark has made it to the US!  We already reviewed a Kit Kat Dark bar that was made in the UK, which we found here in the states (see the UK post here).  This Kit Kat Dark … Continue reading

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Gift Ideas For A Chocolate Christmas 2010


Thank you for helping spread the deliciousness of Drexelius Chocolates by enjoying our fantastic chocolate and sharing it with friends and family.  Giving chocolate is easy and you know that it is sure to please.  Here are some great gift ideas that … Continue reading

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Amano Chocolate Chuao Review


Amano Chocolate had a contest a few months back to guess the origin of their newest chocolate bar.  I didn’t win the contest, but was ecstatic when I heard that Amano had gained the rights to the Chuao cacao beans. … Continue reading

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It’s All About Taste


After reviewing a few chocolate bars this week I thought it would be a good idea to remind everyone about the subjective nature of taste.  It is a complex task that has many factors involved and will be different for each person.  Things … Continue reading

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Madécasse Chocolate review


I have come across Madécasse Chocolate many times and tasted it a few, but never sat down to do a tasting.  All of the Madécasse bars are made in Madagascar and touts itself as one of the only fine chocolates made in … Continue reading

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Host A Chocolate Tasting – How To


Whether you want to host a tasting for yourself or a group of friends, a chocolate tasting is a fun and easy way to have a deliciously good time.  Just like anything want to enjoy, you need to take your … Continue reading

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