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wwoof-ing on a cacao plantation

Hi, I'm interested in becoming a wwoof (willing workers on organic farms) on a cacao plantation. Preferably in Mexico (but willing to look…

Started by James Cary in Travels & Adventures

0 Nov 19, 2008

Chocolate videos

Here are a few interesting videos from around the net that cannot be directly embedded into the video forum. Two chocolate technique video…

Started by Casey in News

2 Nov 19, 2008
Reply by James Cary

Your Top 10 Favorite Chocolate Experiences of 2008

As we near the end of the year, it's customary to look back and reflect on what exactly the heck happened and to try to make some sense of…

Started by Clay Gordon in Top 10 Lists

0 Nov 17, 2008

History and origin of Chocolate painting and sculpture.

Hi, I'm really interested on knowing the history and origin of chocolate art, and also why is people still practising it now? Can someone p…

Started by Carlos in History of Chocolate

0 Nov 16, 2008

Roasting Cocoa Beans

I want to try roasting my own cocoa beans at home. I stumbled across a 1947 'Home Ec' booklet put out by General Foods (now Kraft) that gav…

Started by Bette in Tips, Tricks, and Techniques

4 Nov 14, 2008
Reply by Clay Gordon


Hey everyone!! Nice to be a part of the Chocolate Life!! Just want to share/learn something...How many of you are members of PastryScoop? A…

Started by Deliciosa in Allow Me to Introduce Myself

0 Nov 13, 2008

Which pieces of equipment do/can you use for small productions?

For small batches of chocolate, can an Indian wet grinder, such as the Ultra Pride +,, work as a…

Started by Annette Jimison in Tips, Tricks, and Techniques

1 Nov 11, 2008
Reply by Clay Gordon

Enjoyable story behind Amedei Chocolate

I am late to this. Searching for the top rated chocolate blogs and chocolate websites I ran across this story: "Appeared in the May 2006 I…

Started by Annette Jimison in News

0 Nov 9, 2008

Growing Cacao Trees

I so would like to grow my own cacao trees. I guess once smitten by the whole process, you want to look into the feasibility of growing a f…

Started by Annette Jimison in News

1 Nov 8, 2008
Reply by cheebs

How far have you gone for a box of chocolates?

I admit I am a shameless chocoholic. Unfortunately the shipping fees are outrageous for chocolates from Europe and FDA regs on shipping foo…

Started by Etherscreen in Travels & Adventures

1 Nov 8, 2008
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