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And the winners are…

If you’ve been following along on the blog or on Twitter, last week was the craziness of the International Chocolate Awards, Canada National Competition. By all accounts, it was a success. Our grand jury whittled down 100+ entries to 65, and those 65 entries were judged by a team of...

Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival

I’m back and nearly recovered from a crazy weekend in San Francisco. The good kind of crazy, though. Like eating Meyer lemon sorbet from Scream Sorbet while basking in the sun. Without wearing my winter coat. In January. Southern California, you’re so weird and wonderful. While I was there, I...

Chocolate in Vancouver: Roundup

There’s a lot of chocolate in Vancouver, and let’s be honest – not all of it is worth checking out. Some of it, however, is drool-inducingly good. Here are some of my favourites: Thomas Haas No list would be complete with Thomas Haas, so let’s just get this out of...

Women and chocolate

On a slow news day, you’ll probably find some variation on the statistic that anywhere from 50-70% of women prefer chocolate to sex. Well, in an informal study yesterday afternoon, I asked four women which they’d prefer. Three of the four chose chocolate. The fourth chose both. This post is...