I have a particular love affair taking place with Tempranillo at the moment. Okay, so maybe I actually have a love affair taking place with many food and wine
lovelies right now, but will get to those later on. :)
I was first struck by Cupid’s arrow when…Continue
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Since it started out snowing today I decided to do some roasting to warm things up a bit. The new melter/tempering unit came today. I'm very excited. I hope to get town inspection this week. The last thing on the list for the health inspection is the packaging and labeling.
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Well, I kinda know what nibs are (what they grind up and mix with sugar, or milk, or whatever to make what we commonly know as chocolate, right?). But I don't really get the concept of eating them.
So, I bought a chocolate bar (dark, of course) with nibs on it at Naked Chocolate Cafe here in Philly. I expected it to have an intense chocolate flavor, like how coffee beans have a strong coffee flavor. But I was surprised to find that they had…Continue
I AM excited to share my photo journal of cacao farming on big island ... http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000300272243#!/album.php?aid=2063356&id=1244869327
~ aloha ~
When you think about vanilla, you might picture the familiar brown bottle of extract next to a bowl of butter, eggs, sugar, eggs and flour. Chances are you can practically smell the vanilla’s potent fragrance -- warm, earthy and resonant with cherished memories of cookies past. If you were to taste a pinch of the cookie dough, you would notice the completeness vanilla provides the sweet brown sugar and rich butter…Continue
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