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Be quick as a bunny!

Our stores have everything you need to fill your Easter basket—chocolate bunnies, cream-filled eggs, all-natural jelly beans and even chocolate carrots! Stop by one of our three retail stores and be sure to say hello to the LCC Bunny! LCC Retail Stores 750 Pine StreetBurlington, VT Monday-Saturday 9-6pm Sunday 12-5pm802-864-1807 65 Church StreetBurlington, VTMonday-Thursday 10-7pmFriday-Saturday […]

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It is award season!

OK, we’re not about to win an Oscar or an Emmy (although our good friend Grace Potter’s duet with Kenny Chesney was up for a Grammy) but I digress.   We did, however, win the Bride’s Choice Award.  For the third year in a row!  We’re usually pretty modest, but since this award is based on […]

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A (Valentine’s) Day in the Life of Retail

Valentine’s Day – a day of love, romance, roses, and (most importantly) chocolate. For the retail staff at Lake Champlain Chocolates, it’s also one of the busiest days of the year! Unlike many of the other “Chocolate Holidays” that have a long busy season (Halloween, Hanukkah, Christmas), most of our customers do their Valentine’s Day […]

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Personalized Heart Throbs

Are you dreading pouring through Valentine’s Day cards filled with cliché sayings?   Dread no more. Our personalized heart throbs have come to the rescue!  Emily Jones, recently featured in a cover story about her talents, has been decorating chocolate hearts for the past few days with corny, sweet and classic Valentine’s Day messages.  Let’s see […]

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Let our Chocolate do the Talking.

The Super Bowl is over and it’s time to focus.  Valentine’s Day is a little over a week away.  Next Tuesday is February 14th, which means you still have time!  Valentine’s Day is made for love, and chocolate. And we have chocolate gifts to charm all of your Valentines. Perhaps your Valentine just loves our […]

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Pre-Order Chocolate-dipped Strawberries!

Pre-order sweet, delicious, hand-dipped chocolate strawberries today!  Nothing says romance better than this Valentine’s Day classic. All you have to do is call one of our three retail stores to place your order:Pine Street Factory Store– 864-1807Church Street Store – 862-5185Waterbury Store – 241-4150 Dipped strawberries are $32.00 per pound (plus tax),  with 12-15 strawberries […]

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It Pays to Plan Ahead.

Let’s be honest, Valentine’s Day is not exactly a plan-ahead type of holiday It’s not like it sneaks up on you, unlike Easter or Thanksgiving, where the date changes from year to year, Valentine’s Day is always on February 14th.  So why all the last minute fuss?  I have my own theories, but I won’t […]

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How do you like your hot chocolate?

Hot chocolate seems like a pretty simple thing.  Add some milk, cocoa, maybe a marshmallow or two and you’re done, right?  Well, maybe not.In fact, there are quite a few different ways people like their hot cocoa. Snapshot of our cafe menu Coffee and hot chocolate is a no-brainer.  We even have a Mocha Hot […]

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Chocolate-spree

There is another way to shop for your favorite gourmet chocolates now.  A lot of people know us because they visited one of our three company stores in Vermont.  Perhaps they received a gift and now shop online or they discovered us at their local specialty food store or at the cash register in Whole […]

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How do you enjoy your marshmallows?

We can’t stop talking about marshmallows around here.  Yes, we are a chocolate company but these marshmallows we make are worth talking about – again. There are some obvious reasons why people buy marshmallows- to plop in a cup of hot chocolate, make rice crispy treats and to make s’mores.   You may not think of […]

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