Chocolate Wrap Blog

Chocolate Recipe of the Week: Chocolate Swirl Cheesecake

I’m the cake-maker in my family.  About a week before someone’s big day, with much anticipation, I make the call.  “What kind of cake would you like this year?” A few days ago I got the go-ahead on a cheesecake from a very important family member.  I wanted a challenge, so I decided to guild […]

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Chocolate Recipe of the Week: Chocolate Mousse Pie

This week I decided on pie.  Not just any pie, but a Chocolate Mousse Pie with a Graham Cracker Crust.  The Graham Crackers were made from scratch, using King Arthur Flour’s recipe.  Not quite as sweet as store-bought, the homemade crackers were a nice balance for this very sweet mousse, but I’m sure any kind […]

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Black Friday Recovery! Free Hot Chocolate Tasting from Around the World

Exhausted from Black Friday shopping? Need a special treat? Come to Lake Champlain Chocolates for a free hot chocolate tasting on Saturday from 12pm until 4pm at our Factory Store & Cafe to sooth yourself back to recovery! Unwind with a flight of four all-natural drinking chocolate samples from around the world: Traditional – just […]

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Chocolate Recipe of the Week: Ultimate Chocolate Cake Truffles

Yes, you read that correctly.  The words Cake and Truffle in the same sentence.  There’s frosting in there too, and lots of dark chocolate.  This delightful bite-size treat makes a great dessert – or if you’re like us here at Lake Champlain Chocolates, enjoy them with your morning coffee.  It’s never too early for chocolate! […]

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Chocolate Recipe of the Week : Devil Dogs

By Blythe   Early November always reminds me of Devil Dogs.  My father's birthday is at the beginning of the month, and when I was growing up we would celebrate with a full-size Devil Dog Cake.  The individual versions were also a favorite treat with friends and family.  These devil dogs were so popular in […]

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LCC is in the December issue of Glamour!

Wow!  Did I say wow already?  The Glamour Women of the Year Event was a spectacular and awing event.  It was a privilege and honor to just be in the vicinity of such inspiring and generous women. Carnegie Hall was packed with VIPS and celebrities from all facets of life; music, fashion, sports, arts, medicine […]

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Today in the Chocolate Factory: Thanksgiving!

Well, it’s that time again. Halloween has officially ended and it’s time to move on to the next holiday.…Thanksgiving! More so every year, I feel this holiday gets skipped over. I swear Christmas items are placed on store’s shelves leaving Thanksgiving with no fighting chance. With all that in mind, I decided to take a […]

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Chocolate Recipe of the Week : Spicy Aztec Hot Chocolate Cake

When I was trying to decide on a recipe for this week, I thought it was time for a classic chocolate cake. However, while scanning the pantry to see if I needed to stock up on any ingredients, my tin of Aztec Hot Chocolate stared back at me, as if to say “I Dare You”.  […]

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Eat, Drink & Be Fair!

    As a salesperson for Lake Champlain Chocolates I don’t often get to go to fancy, fun parties in the evening.  I’m mostly on the road or in my customer’s stores, so it was a nice change of pace to be able to attend the Eat, Drink and Be Fair Event sponsored by our […]

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YWCAthrive! !

Today I was lucky enough to sneak out of the office and enjoy lunch on Lake Champlain.  Yes – lunch on a boat on the lake at the end of October!    Despite being a cloudy day, the lake was calm and it was smooth sailing (or shall we say motoring) on the Northern Lights. The […]

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