Guest Post: SladCo Traditional Milk Chocolate With Large Inclusions With Raisins And Hazelnuts

Here’s the last of this week’s reviews from Neil, my globe-trotting expat friend. ~Rosa No joke about the title; that’s what the first bit of the English translation of this bar says. SladCo, or Slad & Co., is the Russian brand that produced this, I later learned. I would have gladly paid a few tetri more for […]

Guest Post: Nestle Kit Kat Chunky Caramel Duo

Globe-trotting Neil (it’s so unfair how easy it is to travel between European countries!) has another across the pond review for you. ~Rosa As promised, I have some posts up my sleeve. While waiting for dinner to cook tonight, I thought I’d simultaneously have a snack and feel productive by writing this. I pulled out a Nestle Kit Kat […]

Exclusive Chocolate Tasting Parties

Via my friend Neil, who saw it on MetaFilter, Clotilde of Chocolate and Zucchini has a write-up of what it’s like to be a member of the ultra exclusive Club des Croquers de Chocolat. They’re a bunch of French chocolate lovers that get together every other month for some serious chocolate tasting. There are only […]

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 […]