There are two chocolate holidays in July: National Chocolate Day (July 7) and National Milk Chocolate Day (July 28). Needless to say, we've been dreaming in chocolate ...more
Chocolate is one of the fundamental elements of candy. On the periodic table of candy it would be carbon or helium or whatever other element is, you know, super important to life. Chocolate has that same important role in candy; it is practically essential for candy life as we know it. Its influence runs deep and wide in the world of sweets, romance, culinary arts and more.
The articles below cover many of the glorious possibilities of chocolate. Pair chocolate with your favorite wine for your big date coming up. Pair beer with chocolate for your big party. Re-create your favorite chocolate candy bars in super-size or gourmet fashion at home from our amazing candy recipes. Ever heard of 3d printing chocolate? That's doable too, with the right equipment. Maximize your chocolate experience with the awesome DIY tips and tricks below.
You will hardly find a child or adult who will refuse candy. Rather than buying candy from the store, you can now make candy at home. Here are two types of recipes – ...more
Candy – that pleasurable treat in which we indulge. Sometimes it is sour, sometimes it is sweet and other times it is just down right chocolaty goodness. No matter how ...more
Candy, it is a gift everyone loves and you'll find it everywhere as spring approaches. Soon you'll have the opportunity to do more than buy a box of gourmet chocolates or ...more
Since its first documented use around 1100 BC in a bitter drink enjoyed by the Mayans and Aztecs, the seed from the Theobroma cacao tree has been enjoyed by people ...more
What’s more romantic than a box of chocolates this Valentine’s day? A box of chocolates paired with the finest tawny port wine or a barrel-aged stout beer with a rich and ...more
The art of pairing food and drink lies in contrasts, complements, counterparts, and bridges. Hold on... counterparts? Bridges? What is this, an engineering class? ...more
With Valentine’s Day round the corner, you will be looking for that perfect gift to impress your sweetheart. Well, it can be a tough choice if you do not have a list to ...more
What better way to show your feelings than with a sweet surprise? There are infinite ways you can use candy creatively and uniquely to tell someone how you feel about ...more
It does not matter if it is Valentine’s Day or not, there are some combinations that just work. Like jelly is to peanut butter and tomato is to basil, chocolate is to ...more