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Jack Meyer
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  • Shepherdstown, WV
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Jack Meyer replied to Dale Anderson's discussion Chocovision Tempering Question in the group Startup Central
"I had a batch come out gritty and chalky as well after 72 hrs. in the melanger. I too added more butter (10%) and  ran it back through but tried the dark chocolate setting, and raised the high end temp to 120F like I typically do for dark…"
Dec 4
Jack Meyer replied to Dale Anderson's discussion Chocovision Tempering Question in the group Startup Central
"I have another type of tempering problem and could use some help. Whenever I make milk chocolate and the room temp. as well as humidity are within reasonable ranges I cannot get all the bars to come out without the last 25% of the bars developing…"
Dec 3
Jack Meyer replied to Jack Meyer's discussion How does one go about getting a "Nutritional Facts" evaluation so the data can be placed on chocolate for sale? in the group Startup Central
"That is a great site! Thanks Jody. I will use it."
Nov 27
Jody Dotson replied to Jack Meyer's discussion How does one go about getting a "Nutritional Facts" evaluation so the data can be placed on chocolate for sale? in the group Startup Central
"recipal.com is a great site for nutrition analysis"
Nov 26
Jack Meyer replied to Jack Meyer's discussion How does one go about getting a "Nutritional Facts" evaluation so the data can be placed on chocolate for sale? in the group Startup Central
"I checked out Open Office software today and like what I read. Thanks You!"
Nov 25
Mark Allan replied to Jack Meyer's discussion How does one go about getting a "Nutritional Facts" evaluation so the data can be placed on chocolate for sale? in the group Startup Central
"I live in Honduras where it is not necessary to show nutrition information on candy. I do use Open Office quite a bit for other things though. I use it to calculate cocoa butter percent based on my ingredients, as well as percent dark. I use it…"
Nov 23
Kathryn James replied to Jack Meyer's discussion How does one go about getting a "Nutritional Facts" evaluation so the data can be placed on chocolate for sale? in the group Startup Central
"If you want to avoid doing it manually, take a look at the recipe calculator on SparkRecipes http://recipes.sparkpeople.com/recipe-calculator.asp"
Nov 23
Jack Meyer replied to Jack Meyer's discussion How does one go about getting a "Nutritional Facts" evaluation so the data can be placed on chocolate for sale? in the group Startup Central
"Jonathan, I most definitely fall in the small business exemption category. I will, of course, want to list the ingredients but am greatly relieved to know I am able to sell my product without having to spend a great deal of money to launch my sales…"
Nov 23
Jonathan Edelson replied to Jack Meyer's discussion How does one go about getting a "Nutritional Facts" evaluation so the data can be placed on chocolate for sale? in the group Startup Central
"In the link I posted above, you will find this: http://www.fda.gov/Food/GuidanceRegulation/GuidanceDocumentsRegulatoryInformation/LabelingNutrition/ucm2006867.htm There is a 'small business' exemption to the nutrition labeling…"
Nov 23
Jack Meyer replied to Jack Meyer's discussion How does one go about getting a "Nutritional Facts" evaluation so the data can be placed on chocolate for sale? in the group Startup Central
"I thought I would need to disclose the nutritional facts. Are you saying I don't really need to?"
Nov 23
Jack Meyer replied to Jack Meyer's discussion How does one go about getting a "Nutritional Facts" evaluation so the data can be placed on chocolate for sale? in the group Startup Central
"Thanks Mark. Have you done this by using a spreadsheet? I am inclined to think I will try doing so."
Nov 23
Jack Meyer replied to Jack Meyer's discussion How does one go about getting a "Nutritional Facts" evaluation so the data can be placed on chocolate for sale? in the group Startup Central
"Thanks for your good advice and the link....Lots to 'digest'."
Nov 23
Jack Meyer replied to Jack Meyer's discussion How does one go about getting a "Nutritional Facts" evaluation so the data can be placed on chocolate for sale? in the group Startup Central
"I'm sure they can do the job but not sure I can afford their services. Thanks"
Nov 23
Ruth Atkinson Kendrick replied to Jack Meyer's discussion How does one go about getting a "Nutritional Facts" evaluation so the data can be placed on chocolate for sale? in the group Startup Central
"Are you labeling it because you want to, or because you think you need to?"
Nov 23
Mark Allan replied to Jack Meyer's discussion How does one go about getting a "Nutritional Facts" evaluation so the data can be placed on chocolate for sale? in the group Startup Central
"I'm thinking a good spreadsheet and summation/division of the ingredients per serving would do that."
Nov 23
Jonathan Edelson replied to Jack Meyer's discussion How does one go about getting a "Nutritional Facts" evaluation so the data can be placed on chocolate for sale? in the group Startup Central
"Take a look at this document: http://www.fda.gov/Food/GuidanceRegulation/GuidanceDocumentsRegulatoryInformation/LabelingNutrition/ucm2006828.htm I looked at this several years back, so my recollection is rusty.  There are rules and laws which…"
Nov 23

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Dark, Milk, White
Most memorable chocolate experience:
Trying the Cafe Britt chocolate covered espresso beans.
My favorite chocolate is:
Dark bittersweet

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