Things You Didn’t Know About Making Chocolate

Things You Didn’t Know About Making Chocolate

Making chocolate is challenging. To help you along the way, here are some tips you should know. First, water is the enemy of chocolate so make sure that the two do not come into contact with one another otherwise, your chocolate will become grainy. If you are using white colored chocolate and want to add …

Chopping and Melting Chocolate

Chopping and Melting Chocolate

The first step in making chocolate is to buy the necessary materials and equipment. When you have everything ready, you need to chop the chocolate before melting it and then pouring this into the mold. The reason why you chop bars of chocolate is to melt it evenly thus preventing overheating. You can use the …

A Brief Look at Making Chocolate

A Brief Look at Making Chocolate

Chocolate has its timeless charm which hooks many a person with a sweet tooth. Then again, some chocolates are really expensive. In reality, given a few tips and tricks, you can actually create your own chocolate and save yourself money and increase your delight because of your self-creation. Essentially, making chocolate begins with the conversion …

Chocolate Covered Coffee Beans Make a Great Snack

Chocolate Covered Coffee Beans Make a Great Snack

Most people have some form of sweet tooth, and many also like the taste and smell of a fresh cup of coffee. Though the tastes of sweets and that of coffee are very different, they make a great match, since sugar helps to offset the slightly acidic bitterness of coffee. One of the best examples …

The Benefits of Flavonoids and Antioxidants in Chocolate

The Benefits of Flavonoids and Antioxidants in Chocolate

For years we’ve touted the health benefits of food, especially fruits and vegetables. Chocolate? Well, not so straight forward. Indeed people have been made to feel guilty trying to talk about chocolate. It has been seen as a form of self indulgence that people were expected to avoid. Recent findings about chocolate, however, confirmed that …

The Gift of Chocolate

The Gift of Chocolate

It seems that everyone likes chocolate, it has an effect that everyone likes, and a taste that noone ever forgets. There has to be a chocolate lover in all of us. Everyone should have their own favorite flavor of chocolate. For some, their favorite flavor is very sweet. Others desire a more dark and bitter …

A Brief Look at the Chocolate Cake

A Brief Look at the Chocolate Cake

When it comes to celebrating, food plays a critical and cross-cultural role. While it may consist of different cuisine depending on where you go, the meal around which families and friends gather unites the world on common ground. Different food comes to mean different things during a holiday meal, a weekly favorite, or a family …

Chocolate Printing for Your Next Event

Chocolate Printing for Your Next Event

Chocolate coins are the new way to advertise and market products and services. The corporate world is always coming up with new and catchy ways to advertise their products and chocolate coins can advertise company logos or be used as an incentive program for personnel. Employees of the month programs are a good place to …

A Brief Look at The Cacao Tree

A Brief Look at The Cacao Tree

Everything has its origin. Did you know that even the process of making chocolate has a history? This may be your favorite thing to do now on your pastime. Or you may be even addicted to the taste of such a treat. But this piece will not add up to that craving as it tries …