Chocolate Wrap Blog

Winter Chocolate Sale and Free Chocolate Tasting!

  Holidays are over and summer is still a long way off—it can be hard to find something to get excited about in late January (unless you are a skier and it’s dumping snow, then that is pretty darn exciting).  Well, our Factory Store at 750 Pine St, Burlington, has a few things going on […]

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Lake Champlain Chocolates Smores at Stowe!

Having hot chocolate after a long day of sledding is a tradition, but wouldn’t it also hit the spot after a long day of skiing, particularly at Stowe? Of course! Fortunately you won’t have to go without a cup hot chocolate any weekend that you ski at Stowe. In fact, every weekend from 2-4pm, free […]

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Wintervale!

The Intervale Center is one of our favorite places.  It’s where we had our company picnic last June, it’s where we keep our bees, and it’s where we serve our ice cream every Thursday all summer long at Summervale.  While the Intervale Center is definitely where it’s at in the summer months (it’s like one […]

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The Twelve Chocolates of Christmas

Who said Christmas Chocolate could only be given out on the 25th? There are twelve days of Christmas, and twelve chocolates we have specifically chosen below (mostly because they fit the original song pretty well)! Be sure to sing along… On the first day of Christmas, my true love sent to me And an 11 […]

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Chocolate Recipes for the Season

Tis the season for baking and cooking and eating and drinking and more eating and drinking….. By the time January 1 rolls around, no wonder everyone is making resolutions to eat less and exercise more.  But it’s not January 1, not yet.  And so, we should feel free to continue to indulge for the next […]

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When Should I Bring a Hostess Gift?

When is a hostess gift appropriate? Holiday Party:Bring a hostess gift. Something festive or seasonal is particularly appropriate. Suggested Gifts: Sea salt caramels, homemade cookies, specialty food items like flavored oils and vinegars, scented candles, holiday ornaments or holiday-themed decorations such as hand towels or napkin rings. Casual Get-together:For a casual dinner party, it’s fine […]

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Good Food Award Finalist!

Imagine our excitement when Blue Bandana Chocolate Maker was among the finalists for the 2013 Good Food Award!  After just a few short months on the market, the Madagascar Wild Pepper Chocolate bar was selected among hundreds of entries- a pretty amazing achievement for Eric Lampman, founder of Blue Bandana. What is Blue Bandana?   Blue […]

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More Service with a Smile.

As always, our customer service team is here to help you.  Except now, with the holidays upon us, we are here even more.  Yes, our team has extended our hours to better serve you and your chocolate gift-giving needs.    Can’t decide between the classic Almond Butter Crunch or the new Revel Chocolates?  Or do you […]

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Giving Thanks.

Ten reasons we are thankful at LCC. We make delicious chocolate in Vermont– a beautiful place to live, work and play. We are a family-owned company. We work with an amazingly talented group of people. We love making and selling something that brings such joy and delight to people every day. Working with local producers […]

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How To Host a Chocolate Tasting

Like it or not, the holiday season is fast approaching. To many, this means the joy of being surrounded by friends and family, be it for a Thanksgiving feast or for a carol-singing session around the Christmas tree. One thing is for certain, though: the season is full of opportunities to entertain. Hot cocoa and […]

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