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Vermont holiday giveaway

One Sweet Holiday Giveaway

December 1st. The ceremonial turning of the calendar and the reality starts to set in.  Christmas will be here before you know it. Signs of the upcoming holiday start to appear as the first snow starts to fall, twinkling holiday lights decorate the houses, the joyous sound of carols can be heard far and wide, […]

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Sweet Tooth: The Art of Dessert Exhibit at the Shelburne Museum September 23, 2017 through February 18, 2018

Sweet Tooth: The Art of Dessert

Chocolate and art are one in the same. Here at Lake Champlain Chocolates, creating extraordinary chocolate has always been akin to creating a great work of art. It requires all the right tools and ingredients, patience, craftsmanship, and a nod towards innovation. That’s why we are more than thrilled to be sponsor Shelburne Museum’s current exhibition, […]

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Tips for creating a beautiful indoor s'mores bar at your next party.

How to create an indoor s’mores bar

The air is getting cooler, the days are getting shorter, and the kids have headed back to school.  And while summer starts to feel like a distant memory, there are still ways to relive those glorious times – with summer’s ultimate treat, an ooey, gooey, crispy, and chewy chocolate s’more! Whether you are looking for […]

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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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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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