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Chocolate Madness

Last night I had the privilege of being one of several judges at this year’s Chocolate Madness event, put on by NARAL Pro-Choice Massachusetts. The event is a gathering of Boston’s best pastry chefs and dessert-makers and proceeds support the organization’s efforts in advancing … Continue reading

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Steve’s Ice Cream and Taza Chocolate

Last week, Taza Chocolate hosted a Welcome Back to Somerville party for Steve’s Ice Cream, a company that started out in Somerville in 1984. The more I learn about the Boston ice cream scene, the more convoluted it gets. The … Continue reading

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Taza and Batch Ice Cream Sundaes

Last Sunday afternoon, I attended a lovely tasting that brought together two well-known and adored food producers from the Boston area: batch ice cream made in JP and Taza chocolate made in Somerville. A group of bloggers–Megan, Daisy, Meghan, Bianca … Continue reading

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Chocolate Workshop with Boston Chocolate School

So many things are better when you make them yourself. Especially when the final product not only looks impressive but tastes excellent too. This past weekend, I had the opportunity to make truffles at the Boston Chocolate School‘s Chocolate Workshop. … Continue reading

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While in New York last weekend, my mom and I stopped into MarieBelle, an elegant chocolate shop with a cafe and bakery. You might recognize their signature turquoise and brown color scheme or have seen their printed tins of cocoa … Continue reading

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Vianne Chocolat

At last Monday’s Chocolate and Wine Class, each guest was given a box of Vianne chocolates as a parting gift. I tasted Vianne chocolates for the first time and met owner and chocolatier Valerie Conyngham at the New England Dessert Showcase … Continue reading

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An Evening of Chocolate and Wine

Monday night I had the privilege of attending “An Evening of Chocolate and Wine,” one of the classes offered by the Boston Chocolate School. The class took place at the College Club in Back Bay.

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