Chocolate Wrap Blog

Hop on by for Easter!

  He’s here! The Lake Champlain Chocolates Easter Bunny is making his rounds outside our Pine Street retail location. In sunshine, rain or snow (because in April in Vermont, all three can happen in one afternoon), the Easter Bunny tirelessly waves at passers-by and offers high fives to anyone who is willing.  We all look […]

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Raffle for Ronald McDonald House

Ultimately, around Easter time we are all looking for the same thing…the perfect chocolate bunny. Here at Lake Champlain Chocolates, we work hard to make this existential search easier. With over 25 years of experience, we have crafted some of the finest chocolate bunnies available. We have Classic Milk Chocolate Rabbits and Dark Chocolate Bunnies, a […]

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National Chocolate Covered Raisin Day

Happy National Chocolate Covered Raisin Day!  What?  You didn't know?  You didn't get me anything?  Well that's okay, there's always next year. Whenever someone mentions raisins to me, I usually think back to the disappointment I had as a kid when my Mom would sneak a box into my lunch bag.  Or, I remember that […]

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Easter Chocolate Sculpting

Looking to amaze your loved ones on Easter morning? What if along with chocolates, baskets,and jellybeans the Easter Bunny left behind a beautiful chocolate Easter centerpiece? What’s that? The Easter bunny needs a quick brush up on chocolate sculpting. Not a problem because Lake Champlain Chocolates will be offering a free chocolate-making demonstration at 1:00 […]

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Irish Hot Chocolate

We look for just about any excuse to celebrate with chocolate and St. Patrick’s Day is no exception. After a long day of watching your local Paddy’s Day parade why not take the chill off with this Irish Hot Chocolate recipe: Place 8 ounces of milk and 1 heaping tablespoon of our traditional hot chocolate […]

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Today in the Chocolate Factory

Today in the factory, the signs of Easter are everywhere. So, in roaming around the factory floor, here are some of the goings on for the day. An army of rabbits is being assembled in a variety of chocolates. While LCC doesn’t do a great deal in white chocolate, Easter seems to be a time […]

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Free Chocolate Tasting This Weekend!

  Do we ever get tired of talking about chocolate? That answer is decidedly no. With all its flavors and varieties how can anyone get tired of chocolate? To a true chocolate connoisseur a great piece of chocolate has all the intricacies of a fine wine. Now I hear some of you wine snobs scoffing […]

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The Big Easy Comes to Burlington

This Saturday marks Burlington’s 14th Annual Mardi Gras Parade presented by Magic Hat.  It’s New England’s biggest Mardi Gras celebration, with over 30 floats tossing out beads, Louisiana Moon Pies, trinkets and of course Lake Champlain Chocolates.  This is the perfect event to knock that long winter cabin fever out of your system! The festivities […]

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My Love Affair with Chocolate & Mint

For those who don’t know, today is National Chocolate Mint Day. To me, chocolate and mint is a natural pairing – as classic as chocolate and peanut butter!  My love affair with chocolate and mint began at an early age when I got my start selling Thin Mint cookies as a Girl Scout in the […]

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Happy Valentine’s Day

From All of us at Lake Champlain Chocolates, Have A Happy Valentine's Day! XOXOX

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