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NEW! Fresh Marshmallows!

Did you hear?  We have marshmallows!  And not just any marshmallow— these are giant, pillowy, melt-in-your mouth cubes that are made fresh and can be shipped direct to your waiting mug of hot chocolate.  Finally we have gourmet marshmallows that live up to our gourmet hot chocolate! A cup of hot chocolate just isn’t complete […]

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What will chocolate look like in 2106?

When Burlington Parks & Recreation asked us if we’d like to put our gourmet chocolates in their Quad Time Capsule, we were both excited and concerned. Sure, we would love to have people in 2106 learn about what our chocolates were like in 2011, but we certainly wouldn’t want to eat 100 year-old chocolates! We […]

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Halloween Favorites

For most of us here, there was life before LCC.  (This does not apply to Eric & Ellen; you can read more about that here).  And that means we all had a favorite candy (or two) before we discovered Five Star Bars, Sea Salt Caramels and Chocolates of Vermont.  When asked what their favorite childhood […]

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$5 Flat Rate Shipping

Holidays are stressful and we’re here to help. It’s as easy as 1-2-3. First step: Take advantage of our special shipping promotion going on right now:  $5 Flat Rate Shipping! Second step: Order your Christmas chocolates now and pay just $5 standard shipping on any order, no matter how large. Third step: You can choose […]

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Choctoberfest 2011!!

There is no beer, sauerkraut or sausage served at this festival.  And no one will be wearing lederhosen while listening to Oompah bands. There will however be lots of chocolate! Choctoberfest is a celebration for all chocolate lovers!  From October 27 -29, our three retail stores will be celebrating all things chocolate.  Here is the […]

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Do you still like chocolate? Those and other interesting questions we hear in our retail stores.

  When you work in retail, especially in a chocolate shop, you answer lots of questions. They range from, “What’s your favorite chocolate?” to, “Where is the restroom?” In our Factory Store on Pine Street in Burlington, we’ve started to notice a few frequently asked trends (and have kept track of some of the questions […]

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Come see it made! It’s Scrumdidilyumptious!

When someone mentions a chocolate factory, Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory is one of the first things that probably comes to your mind. I’ll admit our chocolate factory does not make giant edible mushrooms, lick-able wallpaper or an ever-lasting gobstopper.  We have no chocolate lake, nor do we have a Wonkavision that transports chocolate straight into […]

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Catalog Sneak Peek

It is a happy day at Lake Champlain Chocolates when we send out our new year round catalog.   As we talked about last year, it takes a lot of work to put together a catalog and we couldn’t do it without some great partners.  We’re lucky to be here in Vermont where we have so […]

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Meet rocker Grace Potter at Whole Foods!

It’s been an exciting month here at Lake Champlain Chocolates- and the holidays haven’t even started yet! The new website, Halloween chocolates, and sci-fi chocolate sculptures are just a few of the happenings around here. Well, here is some more news; the Grace Under Fire bar is now more widely available in stores across the […]

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Creating Art out of Chocolate

Instead of writing about how in the world chocolate sculptress Emily Jones does her magic- I thought why not let her do the talking herself?  Click on the image below to hear Emily talk about the challenges of creating art out of chocolate, where she gets her inspiration and why she finds it so much […]

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