Chocolate Week – We need you!

We’re looking for volunteers to blog on Seventypercent.com about their experiences during Chocolate Week and to report on events in their local area. Get in touch with us now if you’re interested

Growing country chocolate – Pacari, Ecuador

We’re adding an extra date to our growing country chocolate season with Melt Chocolates in a one-off Chocolate Week special, where we’ll be featuring one of the most promising of the new growing country makers, Pacari from Ecuador

Origin Chocolate Destination

Origin Chocolate Destination

Announcing our new partnership with The Elmfield, a family boutique hotel on North Devon’s unspoilt coast.

Situated in what’s becoming a stylish foodie retreat, The Elmfield offers a true gourmet experience to its guests and is the perfect choice for our very first first Origin Chocolate Destination

Growing country chocolate – the Grenada Chocolate Company with Mott Green

The first of a series of joint tastings with Seventypercent.com and Melt Chocolates, featuring special guest Mott Green of the Grenada Chocolate Company. Includes talks by Martin Christy and Mott Green, tasting of bars and truffles, complimentary glass of wine and take away goody bag

Growing country chocolate with Melt Chocolates

Growing country chocolate with Melt Chocolates

A new season of joint monthly tastings celebrating fine chocolate made in cacao growing countries, in partnership with London chocolatier, Melt Chocolates.

Each month we’ll explore a new chocolate maker or country, with a talk, samples, specially made chocolates, glass of wine and guest speakers, in the fashionable surroundings of Melt’s Notting Hill shop

Seventypercent.com monthly chocolate tasting – March 2009

Tues 24 Mar 2009 – Our regular monthly tasting event in our partner venue, the London member rooms of The Scotch Malt Whisky Society. With an introduction to fine chocolate as well as sampling of our new finds and recent discoveries

Seventypercent.com monthly chocolate tasting – April 2009

Tues 21 Apr 2009 – Our regular monthly tasting event in our partner venue, the London member rooms of The Scotch Malt Whisky Society. With an introduction to fine chocolate as well as sampling of our new finds and recent discoveries

Seventypercent.com monthly chocolate tasting – May 2009

Tues 26 May 2009 – Our regular monthly tasting event in our partner venue, the London member rooms of The Scotch Malt Whisky Society. With an introduction to fine chocolate as well as sampling of our new finds and recent discoveries

Seventypercent.com monthly chocolate tasting – June 2009

Tues 23 Jun 2009 – Our regular monthly tasting event in our partner venue, the London member rooms of The Scotch Malt Whisky Society. With an introduction to fine chocolate as well as sampling of our new finds and recent discoveries

Tea, chocolate and sake with the talented Mr Curley and Seventypercent.com

£50 per person, 6.30pm-8.30pm, Friday 17 October 2008The Arts Club, 40 Dover Street, London, W1S 4NP Finishing the week off with a bang, Martin Christy and Seventypercent.com will host an evening of tasting, talks and demos with the talented Mr Curley – UK Chocolatier of the year for the second year running. In this feature ..

Chavez in Chuao

Populist Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez was in the village of Chuao recently, presenting his weekly TV and radio talk show ‘Aló Presidente’. Chavez’s comments were mostly about Venezuela’s response to the world food crisis, as reported at venezuelanalysis.com. Chavez also talked about the problems of commercial trawling and its effects on the environment and local ..

Seventypercent on Attend TV

Still from Spirit of Christmas interviewThis is a little late, but you can check out a live interview from yours truly at the Spirit of Christmas exhibition at London’s Olympia last November (2006). Follow the ‘Read more’ link to watch the videa on this site