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13 unique ideas for Mother's Day

How to Surprise Mom on Mother’s Day: 13 Unique Ideas

May is in full bloom which means Mother’s Day is right around the corner.  It’s time to celebrate that extra-special lady in your life — whether it’s your mom, grandma, step-mom, mother-in-law, or the mother of your children.  These are the incredible women that have brought you (or a loved one) into this world, taught […]

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Lake Champlain Chocolates wins three sofi Awards!

2017 sofi™ Award winner!

We are proud to announce that we won three sofi™ Awards this year!  For over 30 years, Lake Champlain Chocolates has been in pursuit of extraordinary chocolate moments.  These moments come from crafting irresistibly delicious chocolates that make you pause, close your eyes, and savor each bite to the fullest. This year, our pursuit of the […]

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Easter family fun with coconut Easter egg nests.

Make Edible Coconut Egg Nests – A Fun & Easy Easter Activity for Kids!

April is here and it means one thing:  Easter is coming!  Time to fill those Easter baskets with gourmet chocolate bunnies and organic chocolate carrots!  It’s always fun to build excitement for the upcoming holiday with a project the entire family can enjoy.  Pinterest is filled with all sorts of fun ideas, like art with […]

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How to Celebrate National Pi Day

Did you know that today is National Pi Day? A whole day dedicated to celebrating the mathematical phenomenon of π (pi). This distinct mathematical constant, discovered over 4,000 years ago, is the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter. And, while we could spend the day setting a record reciting the digits of pi […]

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Funda lachua cacao farmer in Guatemala

The Chocolate Case: Transparency in the Chocolate Industry

This past weekend, Lake Champlain Chocolates had the honor of sponsoring the Vermont International Film Festival – Global Roots Festival. Originating in 1985, the Vermont International Film Festival (VTIFF) is the world’s oldest environmental and human rights film festival. As a proud member of the community, we love having the ability to give back and sponsor local events. We were […]

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Have a hygge Valentine's Day with chocolate fondue for two

Plan a Memorable Date Night at Home for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is less than two weeks away. As chocolatiers we start preparing for your big day more than a year in advance. But, the reality is that Valentine’s Day is a notoriously last minute holiday and the majority of couples, like you, are just starting to contemplate gift ideas and date night plans. Each […]

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Personalized Hearts for Valentine’s Day

You know how hard it can be to find the perfect Valentine’s Day gift that will express just how you feel about someone.  Well, we have the perfection solution to your gift-giving dilemma.  Share the love with extraordinary chocolates from Vermont.  Every year our chocolatiers craft a variety of tantalizing Valentine’s Day chocolate gifts exclusively […]

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introducing new organic chocolate bars

New Year! New Bars!

Yes, that’s right.  We are ringing in 2017 in style with four amazingly delicious new organic chocolate bars.  With the addition of boozey caramel, tart and crunchy raspberries, spicy and sweet honey, and cacao nibs and bold coffee, you are sure to find a new favorite. And every Saturday in January from 12-4pm, we will […]

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Holiday traditions with hot cocoa by the tree

Holiday Traditions at Lake Champlain Chocolates

The holiday season is fast upon us. And, like every year, it brings with it a flurry of things needing to be done, from the calendar filled with school concerts and parties to the list of year-end to dos and last minute shopping.  This all-encompassing hustle and bustle of December activities often makes us lose sight of what […]

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Totes made from cocoa bean sacks

Let’s Talk Chocolate with CB Sacks

Did you know that our raw cacao beans arrive from around the world in 150lb. burlap sacks? Each sack is beautifully marked to designate the cacao growing region, farm or farmer cooperative, harvest lot number, and more. Today, our popular Let’s Talk Chocolate series continues with a look at CB Sacks, a local Vermont company […]

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