Types of Chocolate

Types of Chocolate The term “chocolate” encompasses a range of products that are derived from cocoa and mixed with other ingredients. The types of chocolate are determined by the amount of cocoa used in each product. These product names can be subject to government regulations depending on the country. The following information is for the…

Happy 2014!

The new year is upon us and many people make resolutions to have healthier diets in the new year.  Did you know there are health benefits associated with eating chocolate.  We’ve highlighted our 5 favorite below. Heart Health: Keep your heart going strong with chocolate! Regular dark chocolate consumers are benefiting their hearts by helping…

Health Benefits of Dark Chocolate

Summer is right around the corner and everyone is looking forward to more time outdoors in the sun.  Along with the warm weather, comes shorts and bikini season.  A main concern of many is their appearance and being healthy.  One fact that is often forgotten when making these healthier decisions is the benefits of eating…

Oh my Ganache!

What is Ganache? The French term “ganache” refers to a smooth mixture of chocolate and heavy cream.  Ganache was invented around the year 1850, however the origin of the product is under some debate.  Some say that it was invented in Switzerland as a base for truffles, whereas others say it came from the word…