Chocolate Wrap Blog

It only takes 45 seconds to taste – this is not a lot of time.

Throughout the year, Lake Champlain Chocolates offers a myriad of chocolate tastings; an attempt to share our passion for chocolate with all of our fans. We offer chocolate tastings every Friday from 10 to 2 on the hour at our Pine Street location. And on occasion host special tasting events such as next Saturday 6/27. […]

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Chocolate Ties for Father’s Day

Don’t buy Dad another tie this year. Buy him a chocolate tie instead! This year Emily Walton, Lake Champlain Chocolates’ famed chocolate sculptor, is again whipping up our chocolate take on this traditional Father’s Day gift. I spoke with Emily to find out some of her sculpting secrets and to learn about the process. “The […]

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More Ice Cream, More!

In the last Blog post I shocked and amazed you with the mention that Lake Champlain Chocolates now makes Ice Cream. Since the post I’ve been inundated with questions about our ice cream so here are a few facts for you. Our Lake Champlain Chocolates Ice Cream is a Super Premium all natural ice cream. […]

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Ice Cream & Jazz!

After our long Vermont winter, summertime is finally just around the corner and what better way to celebrate than with Ice Cream and Jazz! That’s right the Burlington Discover Jazz Fest is fast approaching. This is one of Burlington’s great events and a lot of fun for the whole town. With free Jazz shows as […]

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A Facebook Wedding

Today it seems like you can do just about anything on Facebook…share with your BFF's and distant acquaintances "the top 5 things you can't live without", join a virtual Mafia war and work your way up the criminal ranks, find out exactly how many 80's movies you can name, and which Godfather character you are….the […]

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Who are you calling Bridezilla?

Bridezilla is the affectionate term many people use for soon-to-be-brides who temporarily loose their minds and become way too obsessed with their own wedding.  Since becoming engaged in November, I have vowed to not let myself become one of "those".  While I haven't thrown any temper tantrums yet or made my bridal party cry (success!), […]

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For Mom…

This Mother’s Day you may be asking yourself: “Should I get Mom flowers or chocolate again this year?” You probably got Mom flowers or chocolate for the past 20 years, ever since you graduated from your macaroni pasta and glitter cards you made in grade school. So if you’re having doubts of whether to send Mother’s […]

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Keeping Vermont Clean and Green

  Since 1970, the first Saturday in May means Green Up Day for Vermont.  Appropriately, Vermont was the first state in the country to designate a day dedicated to cleaning up the entire state. Green Up Day involves far more than just picking up trash along the roads, it means bringing people together of all […]

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Do something good for yourself and the planet. Earth Day and Organic Chocolate

  What are you going to do for Earth Day this year?  It’s this Wednesday April 22nd so you only have another couple days to figure it out.  There are plenty of websites, books, and media out there giving all sorts of good ideas.  Stop using plastic bags at the grocery store and bring your […]

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Who is an LCC Administrative Professional anyway?

      He answers the phone unwaveringly every day with a smile on his face and in his voice. She knows who to call when the AC is blasting in December, or the heat is on in July. He sends the annoying salesperson who has called three times that week straight into your voicemail. […]

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