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The Best Hot Chocolate Bar

Yes, we are known for our decadent truffles, salted caramels and to-die-for Five Star Bars.  But did you know we also have the best gourmet hot chocolate bar in town? (Or maybe even in the country? Travel + Leisure did call our hot chocolate “America’s BEST.“) If you have been to one of our three […]

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A Very Vermont Valentine’s Day

Love (and chocolate) is in the air here at Lake Champlain Chocolates.  With less than 2 weeks until Valentine’s Day everyone has been busy crafting, decorating, packaging and shipping chocolates.  While Valentine’s Day is the same day every year, February 14th, we understand that you may not thinking about Valentine’s Day weeks and weeks ahead […]

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A Chocolate Lover's Gift Guide

Chocolate Lover’s Gift Guide

There are a lot of chocolate lovers in the world and chances are, you probably have one on your gift list.   The options are endless— so aside from getting them their favorite chocolate, here is a gift guide to a few other fun ideas they might appreciate. “Chocolate: The Consuming Passion” Sandra Boynton’s new book […]

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Business Gifts for the Holiday Season

We know how hard it can be to pick the right business gift- there’s nothing worse than spending money on something that falls flat.  Not to worry, we can help!  Our chocolate squares and coins are a versatile gift that are sure to wow on their own or paired with another gift to make it […]

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Thanksgiving Chocolates and Being Thankful!

The week before Thanksgiving is a very busy time here at Lake Champlain Chocolates.  The entire team has been busy crafting our delectable Thanksgiving chocolate turkeys and making sure they are perfectly nestled in their box and ready for their flights to your Thanksgiving table.  With the hustle and bustle of the Thanksgiving, we must […]

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Apple Cider Caramels are a 2016 Good Food Award Finalist!

We are so excidered (pun intended) to announce that our Apple Cider Caramels are a Good Food Award Finalist.   The caramels were chosen by a panel of the foremost chocolate experts in a blind tasting for their exceptional taste as well as for supporting sustainable agriculture, transparency, responsible relationships and social good. By partnering […]

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Celebrate Fair Trade Month!

In honor of Fair Trade Month, we thought we would share what we do throughout the year to promote fair trade practices here at our office in Burlington and further afield.  As you may know, Lake Champlain Chocolates is a Fair for Life Social & Fair Trade Certified Company and as such, we have a […]

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Fall in Vermont

Fall is Vermont’s iconic season.  This fall has been a little different as the weather has felt like summer until just a short week or so ago— people were still swimming in Lake Champlain at the end of September!  While summer is usually too short in Vermont, something felt off about it still being so […]

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The Perfect Mother’s Day

As a fairly new mother, my family has not yet established our holiday customs.  I aspire to develop new family customs, while still embracing some of my mothers’ and grandmothers’ traditions.  This leaves me questioning – how do you celebrate the perfect Mother’s Day? The perfect start to any day, especially Mother’s Day, is a […]

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Wanna get away? Chocolate, skiing, and more…

Have you heard? Emily McCracken, our chocolate sculptress, was featured on the Food Network special, ‘Outrageous Chocolate.’ It was one of Emily’s dreams to be on her favorite TV channel, and we’re thrilled viewers got to experience her magic, turning chocolate into art. To celebrate Emily’s debut on the Food Network, we’re giving away a Chocolate […]

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