Chocolate Wrap Blog

New Year. New Flavors. New Chocolates.

Our Research and Development team (otherwise known as chocolate  officially launched the Cocoa Pod Creative today!  What is the Cocoa Pod Creative? It’s a way for our amazing team to test new flavors, try different techniques and perfect their culinary skills.  What does this mean for us?  A completely new and delicious chocolate to try each month! […]

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Vermont Foodie Gift Guide

Vermont has long been ahead of the curve in the “good food” department. The best maple syrup on the planet, award-winning beer and cheese, beautiful hand-blown glassware and simply stunning cutting boards are just a sampling of what beautiful gifts our home state has to offer. Working at a chocolate company where ingredient and product […]

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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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It’s time to Deck the Holidays….with chocolate!

You can’t have good cheer without some great chocolate so come celebrate the holidays with us at one of our three retail stores – Church St and Pine St in Burlington and Route 100 in Waterbury.  From chocolate gift baskets and hot chocolate tins to truffles, stocking stuffers, and santas, our chocolates are the perfect […]

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Did someone say free Hot Chocolate Tasting?

Here at Lake Champlain Chocolates, we know how to kick off the holiday season.  You will find no Black Friday craziness here.   In fact, our stores might be the best place to escape all the holiday frenzy. On Saturday, November 30, from 12-4pm our Pine Street store will be sampling four (yes, four!) different flavors […]

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Gobble Up Delicious Deals!

Our three retail stores are having sweet deals on all kinds of gourmet chocolate treats including chocolate turkeys, caramels and truffles. It’s the perfect time to stock up on holiday gifts, stocking stuffers and more! LCC Retail Stores 750 Pine Street Burlington, VT Monday-Saturday 9-6pm Sunday 11-5pm 802-864-1807 65 Church Street Burlington, VT Monday-Thursday 10-8pm […]

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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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You’re invited to a Thanksgiving Chocolate Demo!

Move over Martha Stewart. Emily McCracken, Lake Champlain Chocolates’ resident artist and chocolate sculptress extraordinaire, will be sharing her talents next Saturday November 16 at 2pm at our Factory Store and Café located at 750 Pine Street. Emily will show you how to make handcrafted chocolate treats like these pilgrim hats using simple household items.  […]

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Fair Trade First Hand

Our Director of Sales, Allyson Myers, travelled to the Dominican Republic with Fair Trade USA this week for the World Cocoa Foundation meeting. On her trip she attended a Fair Trade Farm Tour and saw firsthand how fair trade dollars impact cocoa communities. Does Fair Trade really make an impact in the lives of farmers? […]

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Chocotoberfest

October is the time of year we come together to share the harvest, carve some pumpkins and celebrate CHOCOLATE!  Join us for Chocotoberfest— four wonderful days of special chocolate events from October 24-27.  Enjoy sweet deals on chocolate caramels, truffles, and hot chocolate. And there’s more….on Saturday, October 26 from 12-4pm at 750 Pine Street, […]

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