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1 hr 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.

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4 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 .

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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 .

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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BellaOnline

Orange Zest Chocolate Biscotti Recipe

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

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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.

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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)

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Eater

Video Interlude: Watch Some Epic Pastry Porn From Yigit Pura's New Book

There may be nothing better than pastry food porn, so do check out the new book trailer for pastry chef Yigit Pura's new book, Sweet Alchemy: Dessert Magic .

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The Advocate

Chocolate lovers will love Byron

He is even-tempered, well-behaved, great with kids, gentle and intelligent. For information about adopting Byron, call the Licking County Animal Shelter at 740-349-6562 or visit 544 Dog Leg Road in Heath.

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CBS Local

Md. State Senator Must Drop Hershey-Bar-Like Signs

A federal judge says a political candidate whose last name is Hershey must stop using campaign materials that mimic the look of the famous chocolate bar.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

Chewy chocolate chip cookies

Chewy Chocolate Cookies highly adapted from Dorie Greenspan's "Baking: From My Home to Yours" Yield: approximately 40-45 cookies Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon salt 3/4 teaspoon baking soda 1 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature 1 cup sugar 2/3 cup packed light brown sugar 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 2 large eggs 12 ounces ... (more)

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