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About chocolatte

A writer/designer, Nancy lives in Oakland with Ronnie, her husband of many years & fellow chocolate enthusiast.

Chocolate Deluge

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We were awash in the El Niño of chocolate at the 2016 International Chocolate Salon.

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Posted in Chocolate by the Bay, Chocolate tours, D-I-Y tours, East Bay chocolate, Events, Featured, Front page, Local chocolatiers, Peninsula chocolate, Recommended chocolatiers, San Francisco chocolate

 

Breakable love

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Inside a pretty Art Nouveau-styled box lies a classic treat.

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What’s that?

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Something chocolate-y is happening @ 16th & Harrison in the Mission

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2016 International Chocolate Salon winners

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Congrats to our local chocolatiers & candymakers, who received awards at the 10th Annual San Francisco International Chocolate Salon, March 5, 2016. Awards for local chocolatiers at the Salon: Alter Eco: 1 Gold | 4 Bronze CaCoCo: 2 Bronze CocoTutti: 6 Gold | 6 Silver | 6 Bronze Cowboy Toffee Company: 1 Gold | 2 Silver | 4 Bronze Endorfin: …

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Warm up in the Richmond

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A trip to Jade Chocolates gives us a chance to try unusual chocolate & spice combinations.

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Great, Danes!

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A chocolate souvenir from Scandinavia.

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Posted in Chocolate around the World, Featured, Outside the Bay Area

 

The raw and the cooked

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Found some new favorites at the Fall Salon, including the location.

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Posted in Chocolate by the Bay, Chocolate tours, East Bay chocolate, Featured, Local chocolatiers, Peninsula chocolate, San Francisco chocolate, South Bay chocolate

 

House of happy smiles

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Try it, you’ll like it!

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Posted in East Bay chocolate, Featured, Front page, Local chocolatiers

 

The Chocolate Garage

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Small batch, bean-to-bar chocolate tastings feature makers you probably never heard of.

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Posted in SF Peninsula, Tour stop

 

When worlds collide

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Lee Min Ho makes a good case for chocolates being the international language of love.

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Posted in Featured, Front page, Korean chocolate, News