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Steel drum music at the opening of the new Rabot Estate shop

Rabot Estate opens in Borough Market

Today saw the launch of UK premium chocolate chain Hotel Chocolat's new high end chocolate shop, Rabot Estate. I managed to pop down for the 11am opening, try some new St Lucia chocolate and suffer from some sneaky rum in my co...
by Martin Christy
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William Curley bounty bar

William Curley vs your local sweet shop – Bounty bar smackdown

William has come over all Curley Wurley - he's on a mission to recreate the contents of your childhood sweet shop memories. First there was the 'jaffa cake', now comes his own version of a sweet shop classic, a Bounty bar.
by Martin Christy
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Chocolate Week 2010

Chocolate Week is here again in the UK, from 11-17 October 2010. We pick out the best of the fine chocolate events and launches for the week.
by Martin Christy
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Amano 24 piece truffle and confection collection

Amano confection collection

Amano chocolate take another step forward with their own range of fresh confections and bonbons. A collection box arrived just before Christmas, check out our first impressions.
by Martin Christy
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New review home page

Welcome to our new review home page! Last year, we finally completed moving our reviews – which go back to 2002 – to our new WordPress based database. That was quite an exercise though, and we ran out of time when i...
by Martin Christy
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Morin collection

Chocolaterie A. Morin collection

A traditional but well made collection from Morin, produced with their own bean to bar chocolate.
by Martin Christy
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