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HALLOWEEN: It’s not just for kids anymore.

If you are a kid, you’ve been dreaming about Halloween since at least early September- what costume to wear, haunted houses, carving pumpkins, eerie ghosts and of course the loot you plan to get.  And if you’re an adult, you end up eating half your kid’s bag of treats after he goes to bed, picking […]

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Exotic tastes of my middle aged mother!

I’d never have imagined that my Mom would like red pepper and pistachio dark chocolate but when I visited last weekend, she was raving about the new Grace Under Fire Bar.  (side note:   She must have sought this out on her own at our Waterbury Store since I didn’t give it to her!).   When I […]

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The Lake Champlain Chocolates Catalog is here!

About a month or so ago, we posted an entry about our catalog photo shoot and the time and talent it takes to make our gourmet chocolates pop off the page and into your mouth. Well, guess what?  The catalog is here!  Perhaps many of you have already seen it.  We always breathe a sigh […]

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It was a hot day in Miami, but when is it not hot in Miami?

Who knew you could find a Five Star bar in Miami? My brother just had a baby boy and well… “ya gotta see the baaaaby!” So off my wife and I went to Miami.When we flew out of Boston MA it was 92 degrees outside. Arriving in South Beach to a cool 90 degrees should […]

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Autummmn Shipping

A fall girl to the core, nothing makes me happier than autumn’s changing colors, cooler temperatures, apples and pumpkins, and of course the end of Summer Shipping here at Lake Champlain Chocolates.  That’s right!  We, the Chocolate Experts, bundled up in our sweaters and corduroy, have determined that UPS Ground is once again chocolate-friendly.  Just […]

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South End Art Hop 2010

Since Lake Champlain Chocolates is a proud sponsor, you’ve probably heard us talk about the South End Art Hop before.  It’s the weekend in Burlington when local art – from Crayola to sculpture and everything in between – is exhibited and the South End comes alive to honor the artists. One of my favorite things […]

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More places to find Grace Under Fire!

  Your search may be over.  There are now more places you can buy our spicy new chocolate bar, Grace Under Fire.  Some of our long time wholesale customers are now selling the bar in their stores!  Including, Middlebury Food Coop, For the Love of Chocolate in Richmond, VA, Capitol Stationers in Montpelier, VT, Celebrations […]

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Winner of the Say Something Sweet Contest

The results are in!  Our friends over at WeddingWire.com have read through all the amazing entries they received for the Say Something Sweet Contest, and selected Tara as the winner!  Her prize?  Over 1,000 of our chocolate hearts and 250 sheer organza favor bags. Congratulations Tara!  We hope you and your guests enjoy the chocolate […]

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Friendly, Healthy Skies

When travelling through the spiffy new Jet Blue Terminal #5 at JFK this week, it was satisfying to see Lake Champlain Chocolates at every Cibo Express outlet.    As a long time business traveler (for those of you out there thinking business travel is all fun & games & glamorous, think again) – it is so […]

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Catalog Photo Shoot – Behind the Scenes

A big chunk of our summer each year is spent putting together our year round and holiday catalogs.  So while most of you are heading off to the beach, summer camp, or hiking in the mountains, we are taking photos of chocolate.  Chocolate in boxes, chocolate on a plate, chocolate in a bowl, chocolate santas, […]

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