Dark Chocolate Category

The Holiday Gift of Chocolate

Written by : Posted on December 14, 2016 : 1 Comment

Give the gift of chocolate to your chocolate lover this year! 

Tis the season of giving, receiving, and best of all, enjoying everything the holidays have to offer. Whether you’re attending an office soiree, a family gathering, or hosting a neighborhood shindig, chances are you’re going to be giving out gifts this season. And what better way to let the people in your life know how much you love them than with the gift on everyone’s list: Chocolate.

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How to Create a DIY Chocolate Spa

So we all know we love chocolate. We love the way it smells, the way it tastes, the way it feels on our tongues and envelopes our minds in bliss. Our significant others are almost jealous of our relationship with the cute little cocoa bean in all its delicious incarnations. And now we can have one more thing for them to be jealous about. Let’s create our own chocolate spa stay-cation and indulge our entire bodies in it!

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7 Healthy Reasons to Take a Chocolate Bath & Recipes, Too!

Everyone loves eating chocolates.  I mean who doesn’t?  The sweet joy of taking a bite into one of your favorite chocolates is just awesome.  But what if you could dip yourself in a chocolate pool.  Would that be something you would consider doing?  If you love chocolate, this is a dream come true.  Above all that, a chocolate bath has many health benefits.

Chocolate baths aren’t new. They are a luxury taken by people around the globe.  There are many spas where you can go and take a chocolate bath.  They will melt chocolate, and apply it to your skin so that you can enjoy the benefits from it.  We have found three great recipes so you can enjoy the benefits of a relaxing hot chocolate bath for a fraction of what a spa bath costs. This is a dream come true for chocolate lovers!

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The Beginner’s Guide to Pairing Wine with Chocolate

Written by : Posted on August 9, 2016 : No Comments

5 Simple Tips to Pairing Wine with Chocolate

Can chocolate and wine be paired? Wine and cheese pairings are common, but chocolate and wine, not so much! The truth is, chocolate and wine do make an excellent pair (chocolate and wine connoisseurs may even call it a match made in heaven) because of one BIG similarity between the two – chocolate, just like wine has a complexity of flavors and textures, with the potential for subtle changes with each new batch of chocolate. Interesting, right?

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10 Creative Recipes for Hot Chocolate Mix You Wish You Knew Before

Written by : Posted on July 12, 2016 : No Comments

10 recipes for hot chocolate mix

It’s summertime, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy hot chocolate. You just need to get a little creative. Start thinking about it as a garnish or recipe ingredient instead of just a drink mix. Once you do that, you will be surprised at the diversity of uses you can find for that familiar wintertime pantry staple. We have compiled ten creative recipes for hot chocolate mix to either satisfy a nighttime craving or to impress at your next family gathering.

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12 Secret Facts About Chocolate You Don’t Know

Written by : Posted on April 13, 2016 : No Comments

Once thought of as the food of the gods and more valuable than gold, chocolate has been known since prehistoric times. Today, over 3 billion tons of chocolate are produced and consumed globally each year. We found 12 secret facts about chocolate; you may not know that will surprise and delight chocolate lovers everywhere!

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10 Sinfully Delicious Hot Cocoa Mix Recipes

Written by : Posted on March 28, 2016 : No Comments

We have collected ten delicious hot cocoa mix recipes that each has a tasty twist. The following recipes are not to be taken lightly. You may find them so delicious; you end up drinking your weight in hot chocolate goodness. The trick to a perfect cup every time is a high-quality hot cocoa mix and whole milk (you can substitute it with soy or almond milk). So always enjoy these in moderation to keep your waistline in check!  These quick and easy one cup recipes are great to make with your children or grandchildren.

These are one cup hot cocoa mix recipes and take approximately 3 to 5 minutes.

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Take a Daily Dose of Healthy Chocolate?!

Written by : Posted on March 14, 2016 : No Comments

What You, your health and dark chocolate have in common.

woman-chocolate-lipsSome people out in the world just don’t like chocolate.  I am NOT one of those people.  I would shout my love for dark chocolate from the tallest rooftop if I wouldn’t get arrested for trespassing … But truly most chocolate lovers would agree. There are so many different types of chocolate to suit different chocolate tastes and budgets; that is proof enough.  I personally love a cup of dark, rich European hot cocoa. I replaced my java addiction to satisfy my daily chocolate craving.

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