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2013 Vermont Brewer’s Festival: Chocolate and Beer Pairings

There’s a synergy between microbreweries and LCC: the attention to craft, the ingredients, the process. The opportunity to work with these amazing, local brewers is one we look forward to every year.  What chocolate to pair with what beer?  The combinations are endless and as we like to say, there are no rules! The exploration […]

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A Citrus Bomb!

Alchemist Heady Topper (8.0%ABV) with Dark Chocolate Orange Peel and Dark Chocolate Covered Almond.  Last but not least, here is our final pairing from the Brewer’s Festival.  We admit, it took us awhile to find a chocolate that could handle this double IPA; but once we hit upon our dark chocolate orange peel, it created […]

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Chocolate Beer: A Vermont Partnership

  Without further delay, here is beer and chocolate pairing number two from the Brewer’s Festival. Last spring our friends at VT Pub & Brewery gave us a call and said they wanted to try brewing a chocolate stout and wondered if we would be interested in providing them with our gourmet chocolate.  We spent, […]

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What a Pair: Sour Wheat & Salted Caramel!

The scene on Saturday at the Burlington Waterfront. We take beer and chocolate pairings very seriously here at LCC.  Long nights of hard work, tasting, pouring, tasting, pouring some more, it can go on and on.  Someone has to put in the hours, right? Well, we can finally share all that hard work with you!  […]

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Sweet Relief- An evening of fine beer, chocolate & music

As you may have figured out by now, we’re big fans of chocolate and beer— both separately and together. Every year our beer and chocolate pairing workshops at the Vermont Brewer’s Festival are sold out. And so we thought, why not throw a beer and chocolate pairing party to benefit a great cause! For the […]

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