Chocolate Wrap Blog

Hot Chocolate – For My Peeps!

I’ve been quietly complaining about the cold for, what, three weeks now? That sounds about right. Well, I don’t know if it was infectious or just inevitable but now I hear my friends complaining about it, too. Here in Vermont, it’s going to hit the low 30’s tonight. And it’s only September! I don’t mind […]

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The 2008 Chocolate Catalog has Arrived

After a lot of work and many revisions, edits, changes and mistakes, our new catalog is finally printed and ready to mail. If you are already on the mailing list, you should be seeing it this week. The cover features our newest line – Organic Chocolate Truffles – and it just makes you want to […]

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Lake Champlain Chocolates on Twitter? Really?

Lately, we’ve been popping up here and there with a variety of print and internet mentions so I thought I’d share a little update. Firstly, you have to check us out in one of my favorite blogs, Cupcake Project. I’ve had Stef’s blog listed here on the right in my blogroll for folks to check […]

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Chocolate Fashion – “I’m too sexy for my chocolate…”

I promised video of the Lake Champlain Chocolates’ chocolate fashions and here you are. While it doesn’t show the behind the scenes making of these fashions (that video will need a little extra work I’m sorry to say) it does give a more comprehensive picture of just what chocolate fashion can look like. These pieces, […]

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Corporate Gifts – “What Do I Do This Year?”

It may seem early to be thinking about Christmas but I am one of those people known to buy gifts in the middle of Summer when something catches my eye. Truth be told, know how crazy my life gets around here come December. The last thing I’ll have time to think about is what kind […]

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Chocolate Fashion Show

Last year, I told you about the Art Hop which is a neighborhood art celebration where folks can tour local galleries, meet artists, enjoy a variety of art-related events and gain a better appreciation for this wonderful artistic community we live in. This year, Lake Champlain Chocolates added a new layer – a fashion-themed chocolate exhibit […]

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Do You Really Make White Chocolate Ghosts?

Booooooooo! Chocolate ghosts are scary! But yet, so tasty! Warning – For those of you who don’t like white chocolate or suffer from spectrophobia (fear of ghosts), stop here and don’t even think about watching the video. You’ve been warned. But, for those of you who can’t get enough white chocolate and just love ghosts, […]

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September is Full of Reasons to Celebrate! Well, Maybe…

After just returning from a long Labor Day weekend, I realize not only is Summer unofficially over but we’re entering into the season of holidays. We have Halloween, Canadian Thanksgiving (since we’re so close to the Canadian border), Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Hanukah – just to mention a few of the more popular holidays. There are […]

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How Do You Make Those Cute Chocolate Pumpkin Faces?!

People often forget that we’re not a mass manufacturer of chocolate and that most of our chocolates are, in fact, still made by hand. While our chocolates are available nationwide, it’s only due to our incredibly knowledgeable and talented production crew. So, with that being said, I thought I’d share with you a peek into […]

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Homemade Oreos Recipe – I Prefer Hydrox Myself But..

I don’t know if you call this re-blogging (a la regifting) or recycled blogging but regardless, I simply had to pass this recipe along. I love Oreos. And even more importantly,  I love Hydrox. Remember them? The “other” Oreo? It came out in the very early part of the 1908 and may have been the […]

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