Balinese Chocolate Factory

Via my friend Neil, a prettily photographed NY Times T Magazine piece about a new chocolate factory in Bali. The neat twist? The factory is built almost entirely out of bamboo! The shots where you can see the building’s architecture makes me think of Noah’s ark. Now if only discarded cacao seed shells could be…

Sweetriot Chocolate - Pure Dark Chocolate 60%

Sweetriot – Pure 60% Dark Chocolate! [Review]

Sweetriot recently sent me free samples of their new line of chocolate riotBars. Before the riotBar additions, they sold chocolate in unBars, which were in thick, unwieldy blocks. I have an unBar that’s been kicking around my stash for a while. I’ve yet to open it because it seemed so cumbersome to eat. Sweetriot is also known for their cacao…

Hedonist Salted Caramels

These salted caramels from Hedonist Artisan Chocolates were free samples that I got in the same package as the candy cane bark (Wednesday’s review). I’m a total sucker for salted caramels, especially when they’re covered in chocolate. The label simply described them as “buttery caramel and sea salt enrobed in rich chocolate.” The box of 10 had…

Patriotic Candy Canes

This winter, consider making your holiday extra sweet and patriotic with some red, white, and blue candy canes from True Blue Candy Canes. They’ll let decorate and satisfy your sweet tooth while giving back. 25% of their profits will be donated to the Marine Corps Law Enforcement Foundation, a charity that helps kids who’ve lost…