• New York

    Be Mine Valentine Royal Taste Chocolate Truffle by @Prestat

    PRESTAT – U.K’S Royal Chocolatier, brings their regal confections across the pond with a collection of truffles sweet enough event for a Princess (the Duchess Kate + husband William are fans!)..even the guys will find these stately treats delectable..the Sea Salt & Caramel truffles are a favorite of the HRH Prince Harry! Give a loved one the gift of a sweet legacy with this box of 12 artisan truffles by historic London chocolatier Prestat, founded in 1902. The heart shaped box contains 12 different truffles, each is different and thought through from concept to execution. The flavors included are: Tropical Cinnamon, St. James’s Coffee, The 1895 Gianduja, Pistachio Summer, Sicilian…

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    Deliciously @NYChocolateShow

    This weekend was gorgeous and it started with a world of chocolate that would make even Wonka jealous.  The 15th Annual Chocolate Show took place and it was a world of chocolate teas, chocolate pretzels, chocolate sculptures and truffles that you cannot chew. Check out the photos from the event! Details Chocolate carvings Marble Chocolate Buddha Live demos from experts Orange + Chocolate Tea Bits of pretzels Incredible caramel chocolate A whole (meltable) world! Max Brenner cookbook Incredible sculpture! With cake underneath! John and Kira adorable Bees love the peanut butter monkey! The proper way to enjoy a truffle Chocolate themed rings made of fimo Incredible!! Reminds me of Laura…

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    @Xocolatti in Soho

    NEW YORK, NY, AUGUST 24, 2011:  Xocolatti, the standout star of the 2010 Chocolate Show, proudly announces the opening of their inaugural shop in the heart of Soho this September.  Shaineal Shah, the 23-year-old visionary behind the brand, launched a highly successful online presence two years ago. His goal was to create a brand for chocolate connoisseurs that was respectful of the heritage of fine chocolates, but also offered an innovative and artistic experience.      De-Spec’s design concept for the 150sf space lies in eliminating the traditional barriers of a storefront and creating a vitrine-like space that seamlessly integrates with the streetscape. Inside, each wall features a custom-designed, floor-to-ceiling bronze shelving system that acts as both…