November 2013 - The Chocolate Therapist Blog Posts

Holiday Baskets all in a row

Posted November 29, 2013

Come in and design your own custom basket!  Here is an order all lined up and ready to go.

Categories: Chocolate, Chocolate Gifts, Chocolate Rx, Gourmet Coffee, Hot Chocolate, Uncategorized, Wine Pairing Chocolate

Dare to Pair!

Posted November 27, 2013

WINE & CHOCOLATE PAIRING: Our Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Meltaways and a Jammy Wine “When wines have a great intensity of fruit from excellent ripeness they can be jammy, which is a very concentrated, flavorful wine with superb extract.”  -Robert Parker Some examples of jammy wines include zinfandel, grenache, cabernet franc and […]

Categories: Chocolate, Chocolate Gifts, Chocolate Rx, Uncategorized, Wine Pairing Chocolate

Shop Small – Support Small Business Saturday!

Posted November 25, 2013

Support Small Business Saturday is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses across the country. When you shop at small local businesses, you support all the things that make your community great.  The money you spend here, stays here. In this place you call your neighborhood. Founded by American Express in […]

Categories: Chocolate, Chocolate Gifts, Chocolate Rx, Colorado, Historic Downtown Littleton, Littleton Colorado

Where Do You Hide Your Chocolate?

Posted November 22, 2013

  Excerpt from The Chocolate Therapist, A User’s Guide to the Extraordinary Health Benefits of Chocolate  Chapter 8 ~ Where Do You Hide Your Chocolate? Now that you have a doctorate level understanding of the health benefits of chocolate, it’s time to move on to some of the more entertaining elements […]

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Hot Tea & Cocoa for a Snowy Day

Posted November 21, 2013

  (Photo by Susan Merrell) Enjoy some delicious Hot Chocolate Truffle – mmmmm We have a huge selection of teas at The Chocolate Therapist shop! Have you ever tried Mexican Spiced Cocoa?

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Cocao Nibs & Beans

Posted November 20, 2013

  As you have no doubt heard, unprocessed cocoa has tremendous health benefits. Antioxidants and healthy phytonutrients are abundant in cocao beans. Raw beans or nibs may be an acquired taste. They have a nutty, bitter chocolate flavor.  A great way to introduce raw cacao beans into your diet is […]

Categories: Cocao

Holiday Lattes!

Posted November 18, 2013

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Where does CHOCOLATE come from?

Posted November 7, 2013

  This is how your chocolate bar begins! This is the flower of the Theobroma tree which turns into a cocao pod.  Click here to learn how chocolate is made.

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Sneak Preview!

Posted November 6, 2013

Our new wrappers are here!  Thanks to Kirk Randall Flory at Feist Design for working closely with Julie Pech on the designs. These wrappers came out gorgeous! We will be rolling these out soon.

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Stevia Sweetened Chocolate Bars

Posted November 5, 2013

We have brought in a new line of Stevia sweetened chocolate bars by COCO POLO, The Stevia Chocolate Company™ Non-GMO – No Sugar Added – Gluten-free

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