Let's celebrate chocolate

This week it’s chocolate week so I thought I would pull together some stuff about chocolate, some useful, some interersting and some downright silly. I made a chocolate fountain one year at home for New Year’s eve.  Most of you probably already know this but I didn’t…when melting chocolate, if you want to add cream – don’t mix cold cream into warm choclate because it will just curdle and clump up.  Chocolate fountain a nice…

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Maltesers Competition Winner

It is one of the nicer parts of my job to be able to call someone up and tell them they have won a competition.  From personal experience I made sure that our winner knew exactly who I was and what they had won as whenever I have “won” things in the past it has usually been with a super catch! But it was lovely to tell our winner poiresauchocolat that her Maltesers Chocolate layered…

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Chocolate Lovers

I have a very good friend who is an absolute chocoholic – this Easter she ended up fighting with her children over the Easter eggs and gorging herself and at the end of the evening one of the  eggs was melted under her butt  on to the chair.  I think she only realised how bad things were when her 13 year old son gave back his egg and said its OK mum you can have…

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