Chocolate Wrap Blog

Personalized Heart Throbs

Are you dreading pouring through Valentine’s Day cards filled with cliché sayings?   Dread no more. Our personalized heart throbs have come to the rescue!  Emily Jones, recently featured in a cover story about her talents, has been decorating chocolate hearts for the past few days with corny, sweet and classic Valentine’s Day messages.  Let’s see […]

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Let our Chocolate do the Talking.

The Super Bowl is over and it’s time to focus.  Valentine’s Day is a little over a week away.  Next Tuesday is February 14th, which means you still have time!  Valentine’s Day is made for love, and chocolate. And we have chocolate gifts to charm all of your Valentines. Perhaps your Valentine just loves our […]

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Salty-Sweet Super Bowl Snack!

Are you ready for some football? Super Bowl Sunday is right around the corner. Whether you watch it because you’re a true hardcore fan, enjoy the laughs from the commercials, or love grazing on the nachos and salsa, there seems to be some part of it that we all can appreciate. For the Super Bowl […]

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Pre-Order Chocolate-dipped Strawberries!

Pre-order sweet, delicious, hand-dipped chocolate strawberries today!  Nothing says romance better than this Valentine’s Day classic. All you have to do is call one of our three retail stores to place your order:Pine Street Factory Store– 864-1807Church Street Store – 862-5185Waterbury Store – 241-4150 Dipped strawberries are $32.00 per pound (plus tax),  with 12-15 strawberries […]

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It’s sunny and there’s lots of honey!

Last Saturday, the LCC Pine Street Factory Store partnered with the Vermont Beekeepers’ Association and Slow Food Vermont to celebrate and educate – all about honey! While most of us eat honey regularly (in our breakfast, tea, and even chocolate), very few people really know what it takes to bring it from the bees to […]

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It Pays to Plan Ahead.

Let’s be honest, Valentine’s Day is not exactly a plan-ahead type of holiday It’s not like it sneaks up on you, unlike Easter or Thanksgiving, where the date changes from year to year, Valentine’s Day is always on February 14th.  So why all the last minute fuss?  I have my own theories, but I won’t […]

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Local honey keeps our chocolate buzzing!

It’s time for another taste education workshop with our good friends at Slow Food Vermont.  This Saturday from 12pm-4pm at our Factory Store on Pine St, honey is the star.  We will have Bill Mares, beekeeper extraordinaire, in attendance to talk about how honey is collected, the variety and sources of honey including the special […]

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How do you like your hot chocolate?

Hot chocolate seems like a pretty simple thing.  Add some milk, cocoa, maybe a marshmallow or two and you’re done, right?  Well, maybe not.In fact, there are quite a few different ways people like their hot cocoa. Snapshot of our cafe menu Coffee and hot chocolate is a no-brainer.  We even have a Mocha Hot […]

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Chocolate-spree

There is another way to shop for your favorite gourmet chocolates now.  A lot of people know us because they visited one of our three company stores in Vermont.  Perhaps they received a gift and now shop online or they discovered us at their local specialty food store or at the cash register in Whole […]

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It’s all about balance.

As a chocolate company, we’re in the food business.  And so we are always keeping an eye on current flavor trends.   Sometimes we jump on board, sometimes we don’t.   In general, Lake Champlain Chocolates is more about balanced flavor combinations rather than crazy flavor combinations (think mushrooms and chocolate).  Sometimes it seems like there is […]

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