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Chocolate souvenirs

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Treat your loved ones to a new view of our beloved SF.

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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 chocolatiers, Review

 

Learn to make truffles with Poco Dolce

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Founder Kathy Wiley and Production Manager Juan Carlos of Poco Dolce give a neat presentation of how to make tea-infused truffles. They make it look easy; and in the video, Kathy suggests other flavors to try, such as chili & cinnamon, which she says are the original spices used when chocolate was first consumed in the Americas. If you feel …

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Little patch of heavenly chocolate

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Update: 11/2014: theLab Café is now theLab, a special events venue. Update 3/2014: Chocolate Lab renamed theLab Café. If you haven’t already been to Recchiuti’s Chocolate Lab in SF’s Dogpatch neighborhood, go, Go, GO! But take a friend or 2: You will want to share desserts because it’s hard to choose just one. It’s also a super-cute space with a …

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Sweet little Easter bunnies

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“Cute enough for kids, but made for grown-ups” Easter bunnies

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Chocolate gems at a DC farmers’ market

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Here in SFBA, we have Otis Redding’s “(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay” to memorialize our bay. Back East, the Chesapeake Bay has Old Bay Seasoning, a blend of celery salt, pepper and other spices, most often sprinkled on shellfish. I like it on corn on the cob and now, thanks to Chouquette Chocolates & Confections, in dark chocolate …

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

 

Artistic chocolates

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Seasonal chocolates and a beautiful shop make this a worthwhile stop when in DC area.

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

 

M-M good

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What do a chocolate shop, a Weight Watchers office & a personal trainer have in common?

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Posted in East Bay chocolate, Local chocolatiers, Recommended chocolatiers, Update

 

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 chocolatiers, Recommended chocolatiers, San Francisco chocolate, South Bay chocolate

 

There’s chocolate in my peanut butter

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Now that I’m a grown-up, I want a grown-up replacement for Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups.

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