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Chocolates of Ecuador -- Arriba, Nacional, CCN51

There is debate about the Arriba bean and whether indeed there is any such thing any longer. Some say that Arriba is one bean in a category…

Started by CaseyLatest Reply

What Makes an Artisan Chocolate Artisan?

Is artisan an overused word? Can a chain as large as Starbucks lay claim to the artisan label when it comes to a Starbucks-labeled chocolat…

Started by Clay GordonLatest Reply

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Experience with FireMixer

I am wondering what experience people have with the Savage Bros FireMixer in making caramels.  Would so love to hear opinions on this machi…

Started by Melanie

0 on Monday

What the Chocolate Industry Needs is A $100 Bar of Chocolate

When I was in London a couple of weeks ago speaking at the Academy of Chocolate conference, I had the great privilege of being the last spe…

Started by Clay Gordon

81 on Saturday
Reply by ChocoFiles

Sprayer for Chocolate

What is the best spray gun for chocolate? I heard that Krebs guns are good, looking for info from anyone who has used them or any other bra…

Started by Chef Dave

3 Oct 9
Reply by Tracey Glenn

How is École Chocolat's professional chocolatier programme?

Hello there, I'm Ritu from India. I've recently become very interested in the art of chocolate making after a local workshop I attended reg…

Started by Ritu Motwani

5 Oct 3
Reply by Rashmi Anand

chocovision skimmer vs dispenser

chocovision skimmer vs dispenser skimmer is more expensive. But dispense just like the dispenser (cheaper). What are people paying more buc…

Started by Susie

0 Sep 30

Display cases

Refrigeration vs. non-refrigerated? Hello everyone. My name is Amber and I've been surfing The Chocolate Life and gleaning all sorts of wi…

Started by Amber B.

19 Sep 30
Reply by Susie

Roaster review

Hi there, I am looking into some small scale home roasting roaster options.  I've narrowed it down to about 3: Behemor 1600, CocoaT Junior…

Started by Donny Gagliardi

4 Sep 30
Reply by Donny Gagliardi

online school for chocolate making

Can someone please advise on the ecole chocolate online school

Started by Rashmi Anand

0 Sep 29

Medical Marijuana / Chocolate please share your experiences

As the debate heats up regarding the recreational use of marijuana, it is legal in 23 states for it use for medical reasons.  Can any share…

Started by Paul DeFruscio

12 Sep 29
Reply by Reverend Pearson Hobart-Beaumari

Research on Chocolate - I want to speak to 100 chocolate lovers. Any idea how?

Hi guys, I'm a new member of this community. Great website. I look forward to visiting and contributing to this community. I'm studying a…

Started by Bryan Shah

1 Sep 24
Reply by Peter

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