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  • LIndt Chocolate
    Lindt Chocolate: Finish your holiday shopping with chocolate and wine
    The week before Christmas is filled with the sounds of the holiday – shoppers scrambling to find last minute gifts to complete their holiday shopping lists. Relax. The Master Chocolatiers at Lindt USA have everything you need to complete...
  • Chocolate Cake Christmas Trees
    Chocolate Cake Christmas Trees for your holiday table
    This is a showstopper of a Christmas dessert – Gale Gand’s Moist Chocolate Cake Christmas Trees. I admit I don’t love the name of the recipe, but the cakes ARE unbelievably moist. Gale bakes them in the little white paper cones...
  • Kevin of the Franklin Fountain
    Philadelphia Old City neighbors sweeten up the holidays
    What happens when Philadelphia's Old City neighborhood favorites, The Gaslight, The Franklin Fountain and Shane Confectionery (a/k/a the Berley Brothers) team up for a holiday dinner? Sweetness.On December 18th, The Gaslight’s...
  • The legendary Lindt Chocolate
    The Lindt Boxed Chocolate Collections are a perfect Christmas gift
    The Lindt Boxed Chocolate Collection will melt the hearts of friends and family this year with its elegant packaging and artfully-crafted offerings, delighting chocolate lovers this holiday season and beyond. See below for a few of the premium...
  • Columbia Winery 2012 Merlot
    Columbia Winery 2012 Merlot pairs well with pork and chocolates
    Columbia Winery’s winemaker Sean Hails is enthusiastic about Washington wines. Hails has continued Columbia’s tradition of looking a refining the Columbia brand into a series of smooth, easy to drink and easy to appreciate wines.Hails...
  • Chocolaty chocolate pudding cake
    Recipe for chocolaty chocolate pudding cake
    Very few people will turn down chocolate; however unless they are allergic, this recipe for chocolaty chocolate pudding cake might just turn them into a chocolate lover. Seriously, this chocolate cake has a chocolate cake base, chocolate pudding,...
  • National Cocoa Day:  Deliciously decadent hot cocoa drinks & gourmet cocktails
    National Cocoa Day: Deliciously decadent hot cocoa drinks & gourmet cocktails
    Get out the marshmallows, folks! If your taste buds have been screaming for a sweet, chocolaty treat, go grab your biggest mug. According to a Fox2 Now report published on Dec. 12, today is one of the sweetest days in the entire year. Dec. 13 is...
  • Review: Ghiradelli Truffles and Chocolate Squares
    Review: Ghiradelli Truffles and Chocolate Squares
    Ghiradelli is present in many stores, but with so many gift and flavor options, it can be difficult to know which one to choose. Six of their more popular flavors -- milk chocolate with pumpkin spice caramel, peppermint bark, dark chocolate with...
  • Fudge to serve a crowd
    Fudge to serve a crowd
    Not all holiday gatherings consist of small, intimate groups. Many involve large, if not huge, numbers of people! With Christmas and New Year's parties, that also means having plenty of food to go around. When you go through recipes in most...
  • Peppermint Hot Cocoa Bark by LilDovesConfections
    Review: Peppermint Hot Cocoa Chocolate Bark by LilDovesConfections
    There's two things that scream winter -- peppermint and hot cocoa -- so when the two come together like what's found in thePeppermint Hot Cocoa Chocolate Bark by LilDovesConfections, it's a winning recipe.ThePeppermint Hot Cocoa...
  • Chocolate and mint make a special holiday cookie
    Chocolate and mint make a special holiday cookie
    Two favorite flavors that go perfectly together are chocolate and mint. This is a luscious combination of flavors and is very refreshing. One of my favorite flavors of ice cream is the mint-chocolate chip. And of course, there's many candies...
  • Reducing temptations to consume excess calories from holiday candy
    Reducing temptations to consume excess calories from holiday candy
    For many, eating candy is the start of the slippery slope of overindulging. Giving in to the temptations of of candy activates areas of the brain to produce neurotransmitters like dopamine (master switch of food addiction) that can drive us drive...
  • Cranberry chocolate truffles
    Festive Christmas candy: Cranberry chocolate truffles
    During the holiday, cranberries come out of hibernation and make their way into fabulous breads, relishes, desserts and even delicious chocolate truffles. Christmas candy making is in full swing and chocolate truffles are always a favorite;...
  • 25 Chocolate Steampunk Gears by TheFrostedPetticoat
    Review: 25 Chocolate Steampunk Gears by TheFrostedPetticoat
    It's not easy buying chocolate that's great for both men and women, especially because quite a few guys feel that standard chocolate looks too frou frou. However, the25 Chocolate Steampunk Gears by TheFrostedPetticoat is going to change...
  • Chocolate Eggnog
    Chocolate Eggnog
    Today’s recipe feature is Chocolate Eggnog. This sip is a lovely twist on the original favorite and it’s easy to make. Traditional ingredients mix with dark chocolate and a bit of Bourbon to create a warm, delicious holiday drink. If...