Chocolate Wrap Blog

Stay Sharp with Hot Cocoa

Who doesn’t need a brain boost once in awhile?  According to research and the folks at RealAge.com, a couple cups of hot chocolate “may help boost blood flow in your brain by about 10%.”  Yes, 10%.  Not bad! So how does hot chocolate do this?  Let’s start with a quick science lesson taken from Real […]

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$5 Flat Rate Shipping!

Here at LCC, we’re proud to kick off another holiday gift giving season. While you folks are talking pumpkins, we have been busy for weeks planning that perfect moment when your special someone receives their holiday gift of Christmas chocolate. Lucky for you, this year you can let your wallet take a breather while taking […]

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It’s Hot Chocolate Time!

Hot chocolate is one of those foods that stir (sorry) a lot of memories for people, or at least for me.  In Vermont, we have A LOT of days that call for hot chocolate.  While the popsicle season is pretty short here, hot chocolate is practically a year round staple. Growing up, countless days of […]

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HALLOWEEN: It’s not just for kids anymore.

If you are a kid, you’ve been dreaming about Halloween since at least early September- what costume to wear, haunted houses, carving pumpkins, eerie ghosts and of course the loot you plan to get.  And if you’re an adult, you end up eating half your kid’s bag of treats after he goes to bed, picking […]

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Exotic tastes of my middle aged mother!

I’d never have imagined that my Mom would like red pepper and pistachio dark chocolate but when I visited last weekend, she was raving about the new Grace Under Fire Bar.  (side note:   She must have sought this out on her own at our Waterbury Store since I didn’t give it to her!).   When I […]

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The Lake Champlain Chocolates Catalog is here!

About a month or so ago, we posted an entry about our catalog photo shoot and the time and talent it takes to make our gourmet chocolates pop off the page and into your mouth. Well, guess what?  The catalog is here!  Perhaps many of you have already seen it.  We always breathe a sigh […]

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It was a hot day in Miami, but when is it not hot in Miami?

Who knew you could find a Five Star bar in Miami? My brother just had a baby boy and well… “ya gotta see the baaaaby!” So off my wife and I went to Miami.When we flew out of Boston MA it was 92 degrees outside. Arriving in South Beach to a cool 90 degrees should […]

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Autummmn Shipping

A fall girl to the core, nothing makes me happier than autumn’s changing colors, cooler temperatures, apples and pumpkins, and of course the end of Summer Shipping here at Lake Champlain Chocolates.  That’s right!  We, the Chocolate Experts, bundled up in our sweaters and corduroy, have determined that UPS Ground is once again chocolate-friendly.  Just […]

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South End Art Hop 2010

Since Lake Champlain Chocolates is a proud sponsor, you’ve probably heard us talk about the South End Art Hop before.  It’s the weekend in Burlington when local art – from Crayola to sculpture and everything in between – is exhibited and the South End comes alive to honor the artists. One of my favorite things […]

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More places to find Grace Under Fire!

  Your search may be over.  There are now more places you can buy our spicy new chocolate bar, Grace Under Fire.  Some of our long time wholesale customers are now selling the bar in their stores!  Including, Middlebury Food Coop, For the Love of Chocolate in Richmond, VA, Capitol Stationers in Montpelier, VT, Celebrations […]

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