Complete Chocolate Lover’s Guide for the San Francisco Bay Area

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White chocolate experts

I’m not trying to butter anyone up but some of this year’s white chocolate competitors were lapping the field

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Toffee talk

Is bigger better? This year’s toffee competition had me pulling out a ruler

Chocolate Salon entrance

It takes a neighborhood

With a familiar layout and bustling crowd, the 2024 SF International Chocolate Salon seemed like a super trendy neighborhood and inspired me to ask my own neighbors to help a chocolate taster out

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CAYA Chocolate

Micro-batches of single origin chocolate from a local home kitchen

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Green Panda Eats

Inspired by her grandmother’s love of cookies, a corporate banker found a new career

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The New SFBA Chocolate Scene

Something good happened in the last 5 years in the local chocolate scene — lots more places to buy and enjoy great chocolate