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Hasibul Hasan

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Presidential Nominee Chocolate Candy Picks

Now that it’s official and Barack Obama and John McCain have picked their running mates and accepted their parties’ nomination, it’s time to dissect the candidates, Cocoa-Heaven style. Having searched and Googled in vain...

Health benefits of dark chocolate

If you’re a chocolate lover, but are trying to make healthy decisions, you may want to replace your regular goodies with dark chocolate. Studies have shown there may actually be some health benefits related...

Triple chocolate cake like mom used to make

My brother and I were recently talking about a cake that our mom used to make called Triple Chocolate Cake (in a 13-by-9 pan) The three chocolate items were chocolate cake mix, chocolate instant...

The World Chocolate Masters

  One of the most interesting perks of my job is being asked to help judge awards. Late last year, one such invitation took me to Lithuania to judge a dessert and wine pairing contest, and I’ve...

Cocoa Détrempe

Needed: 21.16 oz/600 g Croissant Dough 1.4 oz/40 g cocoa powder 24% 2.5 o/70 g fresh cold water Place all the ingredients into a mixing bowl and mix in first speed for 5 minutes, or...

Striped Chocolate Croissants

Components: Croissant Dough Cocoa Détrempe Homemade Chocolate sticks Croissant Dough: 71.78 oz/2035 g high-gluten flour 5 oz/140 g European style butter 1.6 oz/45 g sea salt 10.5 oz/300 g granulated sugar 2.1 oz/60 g milk...

Peruvian Chocolate Soup, Caramelized Brioche, High Road Fig-Date and Pomegranate Molasses Ice Cream

Soup: 4 oz/113 g cashews 20 liq oz/591 ml coconut milk 8 liq oz/236 ml coconut water 4 oz/113 g coconut palm sugar 8 oz/227 g Hexx Single-Origin Peruvian Chocolate Cover the cashews with...

Grandma’s Chocolate Cakes

This kind of chocolate cake you  want about when you’re pouring yourself a glass of milk. Donald developed this cake recipe two decades ago when he was the pastry chef for the Four Seasons...

Richard Tango-Lowy

Dancing Lion Chocolate Owner: Richard Tango-Lowy 917 Elm St., Manchester, NH 03101 603-625-4043 • www.DancingLionChocolate.com Twitter: @LoveOfChocolate Chocolate philosophy: I source from small farms and artisan chocolate makers around the world. While Dancing Lion Chocolate is not a bean-to-bar company, I...

Daniel Herskovic

Mayana Chocolate Owners: Tamara and Daniel Herskovic 1319 Valley Road Suite #1, Spooner, Wisconsin 54801 715-635-4729 • www.MayanaChocolate.com Twitter: @MayanaChocolate Chocolate philosophy:  I like to create finely crafted chocolate that is beautifully presented. I feel it is important to connect with the...

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