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Valentine’s Day is almost here and what better excuse to do a little touring of the best New York chocolate shops? I recently did an extensive tour of the Rockefeller Center area and the chocolate options there are fantastic!
image from ROYCE’ Here’s a sweet tip! Japan’s ROYCE’ Chocolates is opened a flagship shop in in NYC (at 509 madison avenue by 53rd st.) and is celebrating this week (Feb 8th, 11th, and 14th) with some free tastings. Details at this link and below!
Whoah, Valentines is almost here! I always feel like it sneaks up on me. Dessert Buzz has a great list of ideas here that you should check out (great job Niko!). Personally, I’d love to go to Kyotofu for their Valentine’s dessert prix fixe (please enjoy the Kyotofu comic I re-posted above). Also, Brooklyn’s Chocolate [...]
Enjoy this picture I took at Eataly!
Here are some V-Day tips and links for your enjoyment! Enjoy a 3-Course dessert at Kyotofu! V-Day gift ideas from Serious Eats! Sweet Freak takes a look at Roni-Sue’s for V-Day! Tasting Table’s sweet shop! Bahr-che is featuring a V-day special with Heart-shaped Lobster ravioli!
(Roni-Sue’s will be there!) I’ll be attending Global Cocoa Project’s pre-Valentine’s chocolate bash, Explore the World of Chocolate! And this time City Sweet Tooth readers will receive a discount on tickets! Just type in the the FIVEOFF code at checkout for $5 off of the $30 ticket! Click here for tickets! Saturday, February 12, from 1-4pm [...]
I got to attend this year’s Global Giving Circle Gala to launch the Global Cocoa Project, the event was to benefit the people of Haiti and cocoa farmers worldwide.
(pictured above - Les chocolats Apéritif- chocolate covered mustard seeds)
Reminder – Global Giving Circle party is tonight! Blame it on the upcoming V-day, but there are a load of amazing tasting events within the next week (and not just the Chocolate and I events)! Here are two that stand out!
Here are some pics from the extravaganza that Global Giving Circle put on this past Saturday. It was an amazing event with a huge turnout and I got to enjoy many different chocolate items, many old faves and some new flavors too! For instance these Balsamic truffles from Donna & Company:
Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! Click here to read the comic I did about The Chocolate Room at The L Magazine! This is a really romantic place to get a serious chocolate fix this V-day (or any other time of year)! http://www.thechocolateroombrooklyn.com/
So V-day is coming up and I compiled a “head start” list for those who wish to ship gifts to their loved ones all over, so these are all available over the internet to be shipped to your sweeties!