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Free Family Fun this Saturday at the Chocolate Factory

Each winter, Burlington hosts a WinterFest where everyone gets out and celebrates the season. Why not? It beats being stuck inside all day and quite honestly, it’s right about now that Cabin Fever starts to set in. Hosted over the course of the weekend, activities include snow sculpting, ice carving, jumping in the freezing cold […]

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Lake Champlain Chocolates on the Rachael Ray Show

If you were lucky enough to get a snow day yesterday, you might have caught Lake Champlain Chocolates featured as the Snack of the Day on the Rachael Ray Show. She gave out 6-paks of Five Star Bars to the audience and at the end of her segment with Kat Von D, she mentioned the […]

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Win Free Valentine’s Day Candy on Twitter

What’s all this talk about Twitter? You keep hearing about it. It’s not going away anytime real soon so you might as well embrace it. It’s even kind of fun once you get into. I mentioned it a few posts ago as you can follow Lake Champlain Chocolates on Twitter finding when chocolates go on […]

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How We Make Our Maple Toffee

The other day, I was lucky enough to catch them making the maple toffee used in our Chocolates of Vermont Maple Crunch. Made with Vermont maple syrup and fresh butter, it’s one of our top chocolates and also ranks high on my list but I’d never seen it being made. It was great to watch […]

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Chocolate in Literature – a Primer

It’s the dead of winter here in Vermont and while us Vermonters are known for our skiing and snowshoeing and outdoorsiness sometimes we just prefer to snuggle up and stay warm at home. A lot of people get surprised to hear a Vermonter complain about the cold but I don’t care how long you’ve lived […]

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Chocolate is Chocolate is Chocolate… or is it?

It’s hard writing a blog, having to come up with a new subject almost every day, having to write with the same enthusiasm to a faceless, nameless audience. It’s a tough job and today we are giving Leann the day off. So without further ado… I give you a guest blog posting by me, Jason. […]

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Free Hot Chocolate Tasting This Weekend!

Many of you live too far to benefit from this but for those of you in the neighborhood this weekend, LCC is hosting a FREE Hot Chocolate Tasting at the Factory Store and Cafe. Accompanied by live music from local musician Robert Resnik, can you think of a better event for a sub-sero weekend? Free Hot […]

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Old World Drinking Chocolate… in Country Living Magazine

It couldn't have been timed better. Country Living Magazine included a nice little write up about Lake Champlain Chocolates Old World Drinking Chocolate just as the temps here in the Northeast are about to drop. If you ever wondered why we had to learn integers in grade school, it's so we could tell the temp […]

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Maxim Magazine and our Chocolate Bars

Wow. More media coverage. It’s about one of our Five Star Bar and this time it’s not a women’s magazine not that we don’t love them. We do! It’s just kind of cool to be noticed by a guys magazine sometimes too. Mind you, this isn’t just ANY guys magazine. This is one of THE […]

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Valentines Day Chocolates – Let’s Plan Ahead This Year.

With 2008 in the past and 2009 in the present, it’s time to start looking forward to what lies ahead. And yes, one of those things is Valentines Day. Don’t let it sneak up on you. It’s not like Easter or Thanksgiving which changes dates. It’s ALWAYS February 14 and people ALWAYS call last minute […]

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