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Valrhona – Alpaco

An unfortunate flop into Ecuadorian territory, Valrhona fails to deliver any sort of cocoa intensity but does manage to deliver good, albeit stifled, notes that are characteristic of the origin and beans.
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Slow Chocolate: taste workshop – 12 Apr 2012

'Slow Chocolate' is whole new approach to eating chocolate and the the art of chocolate appreciation. Our one day course will awaken your chocolate senses and take you on a journey of discovery on your way to becoming a true...
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Valrhona – Palmira 2004

Depsite Chuao’s rather poor 2003 performance, the gap its departure created was still large, but Valrhona quickly found a replacement with Palmira. This debut performance showcases a chocolate that is still young in years...
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Slow Chocolate: taste workshop – 28 January 2013

£100 per person, 11.00am-4.30pm, Monday 28 Jan 2013 9 Adam Street, London WC2N 6AA Day course – A workshop of the senses Our six hour day course is suitable for beginners and connoisseurs alike. Using fun and engaging ga...
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Amedei – 9

Is 9 different beans in a blend overkill? Amedei doesn’t seem to think so. And after tasting this bar, you may be inclined to agree – a superbly balanced, full-flavoured chocolate with plenty of fine characteristics...
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Grenada Chocolate Co. – Organic Dark Chocolate 71% Cocoa

Much improved Grenada Chocolate 71% organic. Grenada’s new roaster and pure Grenadian cacao have created something that stands on its own two feet in the fine chocolate world. No longer rustic and in need of ‘forgiv...
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