Along with Australia and Hawaii, a very large number of ChocolateLife members are in India. ChocolateLife member Subhashini Rajasekaran asked me to put together this group as a place to gather and discuss.See More
"Coco Sala in Washington, D.C. sells chocolate covered bacon strips. I thought my kids would love it but the combination was just too much to handle. They love chocolate. And they love bacon. But not together!"
"I am going through the "Bean to Bar" program at Ecole Chocolat. The program includes tastings to compare chocolate from different regions, cocoa percentage, etc. I've found a couple chocolate bars that had the taste of smoke -…"
"Very good points. I was merely restating the company's marketing. I will avoid that in the future without referencing peer-reviewed research.
Note that I did say that the best was 70% bittersweet even though it also had some…"
"I have tried camel's milk chocolate. Several years ago when the volcano in Iceland stopped air traffic in Europe I had to fly to India. I decided to stop in Dubai. On the way back home to the US I got stuck in Dubai for 24 hours (free hotel…"
"Just one additional comment - if you have 75% or higher dark chocolate (which is usually healthier anyway), try it with port wine. Vintage port wine is very sweet so it compensates for the lack of sugar in bittersweet or even very bitter…"