Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Chocolate News

News on Chocolate continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

2 hrs ago | Crain's Detroit Business

Artisan chocolate shop Bon Bon Bon introduces Detroit to 'good goodies'

One might say Alexandra Clark has searched the world over for the perfect chocolate.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Detroit, MI, Michigan State University, Schoolcraft, MI

6 hrs ago | Candy Blog

Hershey's Milk Chocolate Krackel

For many years I have chronicled the demise of once-great candies that were cultural touchstones for generations of Americans.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Candy, Recipes

10 hrs ago | The Willits News

In your garden with Jenny Watts: Crazy about Coneflowers

With their bright petals and striking dark centers, coneflowers are an eye-catching addition to a perennial bed or border.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Supplement, Echinacea, Life, Food

14 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

Keep pets safe from common toxins in the yard and garden

Following the long, cold winter, pet owners everywhere are embracing the outdoors with renewed enthusiasm.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Life, Food

19 hrs ago | Broward-Palm Beach

Florida Beer: Chocolate Peanut Butter Stout From Rapp Brewing Co.

It's #FloridaBeerFriday . Every Friday, we take a look at a beer brewed in the Sunshine State, giving analysis to the burgeoning craft beer movement of Florida.

Comment?

Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Life, Food

21 hrs ago | 7x7

Foodie Agenda: Mexican Ice Cream Festival, New Restaurants, & More

A new restaurant and bar in Berkeley , Townie serves small plates of American cuisine prepared by Executive Chef Dana Ryan .

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Food Festival, Beer, Drink

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Chefs in France Compete to Please Toddlers

Jamila Aissaoui delicately arranged strawberries around the edges of her puff pastry tower and dusted powdered sugar on top for decoration.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, Nutrition, Fruits, Opinion

Food Industry

'New chapter' in sourcing: Ritter controls supply chain with own cocoa plantation in Nicaragua

Ritter Sport has purchased land for a cocoa plantation in Nicaragua to eventually cover 30% of its cocoa needs and give it greater control of its supply.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Agriculture, Science

Reuters

Hershey warns of sticker shock from chocolate price hike

Hershey Co, one of the world's best known names in chocolate, expects its first price hike in three years to crimp short term sales, but over the long haul the popularity of chocolate will prevail, the company's chief executive said on Thursday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food

Chicago Tribune

Tweedy, Williams pocket fees despite Taste cancellation

Hometown rocker Jeff Tweedy and alt-country chanteuse Lucinda Williams made out OK even though morning storms washed out their evening sets when the city opted to close Taste of Chicago the day they were scheduled to play.

Comment?

Related Topix: Country, Lucinda Williams, Nickel Creek, Bluegrass, Life, Food

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Hershey 2Q profit climbs 5.4 percent

Hershey Co. on Thursday reported net income that rose by 5.4 percent in its second quarter.

Comment?

Related Topix: Hershey, PA, Life, Food

Inside Bay Area

Valley Life: San Francisco tour helps with crucial chocolate research

I'll do just about anything for chocolate. I'm highly addicted to the substance, but have found no support groups for my illness .

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Bad Astronomy Blog

How to Lose a Finger, and Other Things I Learned from Darwin's Library

It's always a good idea to bring reading material on your trips, whether you plan to have some airport downtime or you're spending five years floating on the ocean.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food

Candy Industry

Russell Stover chocolates

Assuming regulatory approval, Swiss-based Lindt & Sprngli looks to close its acquisition of Russell Stover Candies in August or September 2014.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Candy

Reuters

Mars, maker of M&M's, to raise chocolate prices 7 percent

Mars Chocolate North America, the maker of M&M's and Snickers, said on Wednesday that it will raise its prices by an average of 7 percent "to offset rising costs," its first increase in three years.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Candy

Globe and Mail

Mars to raise chocolate prices, following Hershey

Mars Chocolate North America said on Wednesday that it will raise its prices by an average of 7 per cent "to offset rising costs," marking its first increase in three years.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food

Voice of America

Chocolate Too Bitter? Swap Sugar for Mushrooms

An upstart U.S. food technology company has developed a unique fermentation process using mushrooms to reduce bitterness in cocoa beans that it believes will cut sugar content in chocolate candy.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food

BellaOnline

Orange Zest Chocolate Biscotti Recipe

It always surprises me how delicious the flavor combination of chocolate and orange is.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, Baked Goods, Cookies, Dessert

Trend Hunter Magazine

50 Examples of Chocolate Branding - From Artisan Confection Packaging ...

These examples of chocolate branding range from ingredient-indicating designs to wholesome candy packaging.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food

Daily Mail

New exhibition reveals how chocolate was morale booster for soldiers in WW1

How chocolate helped win WW1: New exhibition reveals how important the confectionary was as a morale booster for troops in the trenches Gifts of chocolate were sent to soldiers to help keep wartime spirits high both at home and on the frontline It is often hailed as an indulgence or a pick-me-up for many people but chocolate proved to be an ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••