Cemoi Atelier des Gourmets

I bought this box of Cemoi L’Atelier des Gourmets at Whole Foods. They were half off in a post-winter holiday sale. There were four different chocolates in the box, each with their own hoity-toity name: Kheops, Evasion, Arabica, and Coupelle. Kheops was described as, “crunchy gianduja and whole almond.” It came in a pretty flat-topped…

Mexican Hot Chocolate

David Lebovitz is one of my favorite food bloggers. His photographs are unfailingly gorgeous, and he makes everything look and sound delicious. His post about Mexican hot chocolate was no exception. Seriously, just try to read it and not feel a hankering for warm milk and melted chocolate.

Pumpkin Pocky - Review

REVIEW: Pumpkin Pocky!

I found these Pumpkin Pocky at my the local Asian grocery store in Austin, Texas. I’m a sucker for all things pumpkin, so I just had to try these. If you’re unfamiliar with Pocky, they’re thin biscuit sticks mostly covered with a layer of chocolate or other frosting-like coating. These Pumpkin Pocky were coated with…

Neuhaus Truffles

I recently had a couple of spare minutes around Grand Central in New York City and managed to find my way to a Neuhaus shop. I picked up 3 truffles, sold by weight, for just under $8. I was so eager to try them that I photographed and tasted them on my shuttle bus to…