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FBM Prima

Looking to purchase a FBM prima.  We live in Canada and am wondering who people have bought through and pricing   

Started by Aura

1 Mar 2
Reply by michael donegan

Chocolate equipment

Hi Everyone I worked with the Cocoatown ECGC12sl for a while and i need something a bit bigger but under 10.000$ I don't mind if some sal…

Started by Harald

0 Feb 25

Remelting Chocolate Question

Hi, I hope everyone is fairing well Pre-Valentine's Day and with the storm. I lost power briefly last week but am hoping for the best on T…

Started by PHLChocolate

2 Feb 11
Reply by PHLChocolate


I've had a request for buttercream truffles, but I'm not sure exactly what that is. A lot of recipes online are just leftover buttercream f…

Started by Kaydee Kreitlow

7 Jan 30
Reply by Kaydee Kreitlow

UL-approved equipment

It seems that none of the common machines, such as melangers, are UL-approved. How are people dealing with city/count regulations, OSHA, fi…

Started by Toby Gadd

0 Jan 22


Hi all, Trying to source the following...any suggestions are appreciated: -Valrhona Drinking Chocolate in Bulk -Dairy Free/Pareve Caramel…

Started by PHLChocolate

15 Jan 18
Reply by Julie Ehrentraut

Glue/Sealant for Cocoatown Large Grinders

Hello. I have a used ICGC-C-40 wet grinder that now leaks from the stainless bowl to granite bottom seal.  Any recommendations on a sealant…

Started by Paul Picton

2 Dec 28, 2013
Reply by Paul Picton

Nut Free

I would like to add a certified nut free wrapped product to my retail product line.   I know of Vermont Nut Free, but I am sure that there…

Started by Diane A Holland

0 Dec 26, 2013

Freezing beans as a storage option

Hi I am having difficulties finding adequate storage for 1500kg of beans. I just found some moth in the beans so they are getting treated,…

Started by Freddo

3 Dec 18, 2013
Reply by Kane Dijkman

Buying Gianduja On Line

My local wholesaler can't get Callebut Gianduja.  There's a bunch of places online that claim to carry it but they're always out.  Can anyo…

Started by Greg Gould

1 Dec 17, 2013
Reply by cheebs


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