There is so much amazing bean-to-bar chocolate and confections out there! I try to explore a new shop and maker whenever I get the opportunity to visit a new city or state (countries in the near future). This blog entry is focused on my love for the Bay Area, which is home to many chocolate makers, some of which I recently discovered! When I was in San Francisco and the Bay Area Thanksgiving weekend, I got the opportunity to visit three chocolate makers: TCHO (Berkeley), Dandelion Chocolate (in the Mission), and Coracao Confections (Oakland).Read More
I Dream in Chocolate: A Blog for Everything Chocolate!
In September 2017 Chocolate Pursuit was born, customizing in craft chocolate tastings for events and special occasions. I believe we all deserve to taste artisan craft chocolate and melt into the experience, and I want more than ever to provide that experience to individuals and groups-- to the seasoned, the bold and adventurous, the shy and the curious chocolate lover craving to break out of their shell and try something new.Read More
It's safe to say I, Kara, am a chocoholic (Hi Kara) and a bit of a chocolate snob, and although you might catch me biting my tasty friend when alone or ravenous, sneaking a quick fix of a Dove or Twix fun-size candy when in a pinch, I typically try to practice good tasting form. Seriously, I adore fine quality, artisan craft chocolate; it is truly my ideal mate: loyal, dynamic, classy, and very tasty. That is why I am on the verge of starting my own chocolate tasting business.