Our visit to the Cocoa Bean Chocolate Factory went a little like this... :)
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New technologies assist in ingredient traceability | 2018-08-13 ... KANSAS CITY — A strong traceability system for ingredients may prove crucial in more than just food safety recalls. Such a system may further cement the [...]
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Unwrapping the Bean-to-Bar Boom You don't need a golden ticket to enter Santa Barbara's chocolate factory, nor will you encounter orange-skinned creatures, navigable rivers of chocolate, or gravity-defying beverages inside. But if you do walk through the doors of Twenty-Four [...]
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Barred from chocolate for 5 years, Max Brenner founder makes a sweet comeback Max Brenner — Brenner's first chocolate shop, opened together with former business partner Max Fichtman — was a modern day “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. This time he creates a concept based on the cacao fruit using both its pulp and beans. [...]
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5 days of heavy rain bring flood waters, prompt evacuations The roof of Hersheypark's Carrousel ride is visible at left, and the scenic Kissing Tower ride and the cocoa bean silos and twin smokestacks of The Hershey Company's original chocolate factory, largely demolished in 2013 and 2014, are visible top left [...]
Catherine Liu spills the beans about cacao at the TCHO Chocolate factory tour. Photo: Sarah HanBefore you even arrive at the TCHO Chocolate factory in southwest Berkeley, you should know there is a somewhat long list of rules and requirements to be able to attend. First, guests must be at least eight years old, and all minors must be accompanied by an adult. Fine and good. There will be no Augustus Gloops getting sucked into tubes here. But the rules go on. There’s a checklist of things you...
We were honoured to host two cocoa farmers from our sustainable cocoa sourcing programme, Cocoa Life, as well as Ghana’s Cocoa Life Director, on a four day visit to the UK in November. They got to see how their cocoa harvest is transformed into Cadbury chocolate and we got an insight into how Cocoa Life is helping whole communities to thrive. Without cocoa there is no chocolate. Without cocoa-farmers, there is no cocoa. Cocoa Life is addressing this very real threat by becoming a partner...
Provides world-class chocolate gift boxes with California flair to travel industry pros, wedding and event plannersPress Release–updated: Dec 18, 2017 09:00 ESTSANTA BARBARA, Calif., December 18, 2017 – Chocolate Event Services & Gift Boxes chocolatiers at Santa Barbara Chocolate, the home of premium professional chocolate, are taking reservations for 2018 parties, weddings, travel events and large or small celebrations of all kinds.A trusted source for quality bulk chocolates for...
CARACAS — In a modest apartment near a Caracas slum, nutrition professor Nancy Silva and four aids spread rich, dark Venezuelan cocoa on a stone counter to make chocolate bars to be sold in local shops that cater to the crisis-hit country's dwindling elite.Like some 20 recently launched Venezuelan businesses, Silva uses the country's aromatic cocoa to make gourmet bars of the kind that can fetch more than $10 each in upscale shops in Paris or Tokyo.The oil-rich but recession-devastated...