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A Cider Caramel Celebration!

We are hosting a delicious event this coming Saturday celebrating our collaboration with Citizen Cider and Happy Valley Orchard for the new Apple Cider Caramel—and you are invited! Come have a taste of these luscious new caramels, it will remind you of biting into an orchard-fresh apple dipped in slow-cooked caramel and then drenched in […]

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A True Vermont Partnership: Apple Cider Caramels

Last year, craft cider was making a name for itself in Vermont. We picked up a bottle of Citizen Cider Unified Press and after a few sips found ourselves wondering how we could incorporate that delicious apple flavor into our caramels. The answer was to boil down apple pressings from Happy Valley Orchard, where Citizen Cider get their […]

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2013 South End Art Hop

It’s that time again…the South End Art Hop is here! The Art Hop is a three day event that attracts over 30,000 visitors to the Pine Street Corridor of Burlington. Visitors hop around artist’s studios and local businesses that house galleries and exhibition sites for more than 500 participating artists. The event celebrates the unique characteristics […]

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2013 Vermont Brewer’s Festival: Chocolate and Beer Pairings

There’s a synergy between microbreweries and LCC: the attention to craft, the ingredients, the process. The opportunity to work with these amazing, local brewers is one we look forward to every year.  What chocolate to pair with what beer?  The combinations are endless and as we like to say, there are no rules! The exploration […]

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Ice Cream at Summervale!

The first Summervale is finally here! Summervale is a celebration of community, Vermont farms, and local food. Each Thursday night, the Intervale comes to life with delicious food and drink from local farmers and producers, scrumptious tastings from Slow Food Vermont, local live music, City Market food workshops and kids’ activities from Healthy Living! We’ll […]

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A BeBop Success at this Year’s Discover Burlington Jazz Festival!

  Although the Burlington Discover Jazz Festival ended a few weeks ago, we are still reminiscing on all the fun times we had with our partners at Long Trail! Our limited edition BeBop Hop Bar, created to raise funds for the FlynnArts “LCC Youth in Jazz Scholarship,” was an incredible success! Festival goers, hop fanatics, […]

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Pops and Ice Cream at the South End Truck Stop!

  It stopped raining and the sun is shining just in time for the weekend…we’ll be celebrating summer tonight at the South End Truck Stop with our pops and ice cream! The South End Truck Stop is a weekly food truck rally held every Friday in the parking lot behind 400 Pine St. from 4:30- […]

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The Bebop Hop Chocolate Bar!

Chocolate. Beer. Jazz.  What happens when you combine all three?  The Bee-Bop Hop chocolate bar!  To celebrate the 2013 Burlington Discover Jazz Festival,  we joined forces with fellow sponsor Long Trail Brewing Company to create this year’s limited-edition chocolate bar.   Here at LCC, we are continually inspired by the local food and beverage producers […]

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The best chocolates to take with you on the mountain

The weather reports for our Vermont ski resorts are bringing in nothing but good news: Killington had 18 inches of fresh powder as of Thursday morning, and Stowe and Sugarbush both report a good foot so far, with more to come. But hitting the slopes (and the pow) can be tiring, and when you are […]

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A Very Vermont Valentine

Chocolate and wine are natural companions to any Valentine’s Day celebration— and how better to celebrate than with two local Vermont companies with exceptional products:  Lake Champlain Chocolates and Shelburne Vineyard.  Shelburne Vineyard is hosting “A Vermont Valentine” as part of the Vermont Grape and Wine Council’s Wine and Chocolate Weekend on February 9 and […]

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