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Posts by Meghan Fitzpatrick

Learning How to Taste Chocolate

Have you ever really tasted your food?  I mean really tasted it? While our population has certainly become more sophisticated about food, people are still shoving it in their mouths while texting and tweeting, or driving and talking, that I’m not sure most people really take the time to enjoy what they are eating.  With […]

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Flashback Friday: The Original Chocolates of Vermont

  We talk a lot about our truffles here at LCC and how they started it all way back when.  But if you ask founder Jim Lampman, he’ll tell you that truffles sort of got in the way of his original idea: Chocolates of Vermont. After selling the Ice House Restaurant and embarking full time […]

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Friday is LCC Day – what’s that?

A few years ago, we decided to increase our employees’ benefits from 6 paid holidays to 7. At first this seemed like a simple concept – there were plenty of generally observed holidays from which to choose:  Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President’s Day, Good Friday, Columbus Day, Veterans’ Day, Town Meeting Day, or even […]

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Love Jazz, Love Chocolate

The Burlington Discover Jazz Festival is coming up and as someone is quoted as saying “it has the power to wake up our city after a long, cold winter.”  Lake Champlain Chocolates has been a part of the Jazz Fest for years, so long that I’m not sure anyone here can remember a time when […]

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Will Run for Chocolate?

The Vermont City Marathon is coming to town this weekend.  It’s a great community event that LCC has always been happy to support as it brings thousands of people to downtown Burlington over Memorial Day weekend.  But one might wonder, what exactly do chocolate and running have in common?  Being a runner myself who also […]

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Mother’s Day from A to Z. (in chocolate).

A is for Almond Butter Crunch, a Mom favorite!B is for Bliss.  What every Mom desires.C is for Chocolate!!!D is for Dark Chocolate-Loving Moms.E is for Evergreen Mint for those Evergreen Moms who are always there for you.F is for Fanatics Club, the Chocolate Fanatics Club.G is for Grace Under Fire.  For Moms who like […]

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Administrative Professionals Day- A Day to Say Thanks!

There is a designated day or month for almost everything.   For instance, did you know it is National Pecan Month?  It’s also Welding Month and Stress Awareness Month.  What exactly goes on at pecan, welding and stress awareness celebrations?  May is National Hamburger Month, now I can guess how people celebrate that. All these “special” […]

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It’s Five Dollar Shipping Time

It’s time to stock up and save.   It’s time to thank Mom with gourmet chocolate, before Mother’s Day creeps up on you and you’re stuck empty handed.   (Mother’s Day is May 8th) It’s time to take care of your chocolate craving needs, before they even happen.  (Five Star Bar anyone?) It’s time to thank your […]

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Earth Day & Easter

It’s not often that Earth Day and Easter fall so closely together.  While each year people pledge to do green acts such as walk to work, take shorter showers, or buy more local goods; we thought, why not incorporate Easter into your Earth Day pledge this year?Thanks to some friends, we have a few ideas […]

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What Bunny Personality are you?

At Lake Champlain Chocolates we have lots of different chocolate bunnies to choose from so sometimes it can be hard to decide which one is right for you.  Here is quick personality guide to help make your decision easier.  Only the Best The Cruisin’ Easter Bunny:  This bunny is driving a race car.  Do we […]

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