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One Cool Summer: 3 Delicious Recipes, One Sweet Ingredient

Three Delicious Recipes One Sweet Ingredient

Perfect for mid’summer revels, our signature Hot Chocolate Drinks can be transformed into a three chilled treats; perfect for hot days and cool summer nights. Simply follow our directions and transform your favorite chocolate drink into three decadent treats… Trust us, you’ll be left craving for more!

Happy National Lollipop Day!

7 Fun Facts About Everyone's Favorite Candy in Honor of #NationalLollipop Day

Probably just another reason to over-indulge in sweetness, what better way to nibble your way through brightly colored sugars than with a sweet snack on a stick. Course, while serving sweet additions on sticks might be a new improvement for some foods, it’s been like that since the beginning of time for the lolli. Today […]

THE BATTLE BETWEEN CACAO vs. COCOA

THE BATTLE BETWEEN CACAO vs. COCOA

If you’re a true chocoholic, you know there’s never just one way to satisfies those crazy cravings. But how does one choose which chocolate to go with when there’s so many different forms, like cacao vs. cocoa! Though these two might sound very similar, each is a unique form of chocolate deliciousness, especially when it […]

Happy National Candy Month

Happy National Candy Month

Summer has officially commenced; that means superb tanning weather, finding any excuse to dine al fresco, and of course, relishing the sweet, month-long celebration of Candy Month! Yes, that’s right! Never a wrong way to celebrate anything delicious, June is the official month for celebrating the sweet and the sour, the crunchy and the chewy, […]

ADVENTURES IN SCOOPS; Ice Cream, Gelato, Sorbet, Sherbet & Granita

ADVENTURES IN SCOOPS; Ice Cream, Gelato, Sorbet, Sherbet & Granita

With Summer time madness already stirring in the city, it’s only time before all of New York is lining up at their favorite ice cream shops to cool their heels on something flavorful and ridiculously delicious.  But when it comes to savoring the sweetest, chillest desserts there are, how does one make up their mind […]

Early Origins of Chocolate Under Aztec Rule

Aztec Making Cocoa

Just as with every story, let’s start at the very beginning; the story of chocolate begins under lush, tropical condition, set in the beautiful lands of Mesoamerica.  It was here, that Theobroma Cacao (the cocoa tree) flourished, blooming into a popular beverage for the people of this region.  The Aztecs would later take the helm […]

Matcha Do About Nothing: 11 Reasons To Drink Matcha Green Tea

Matcha Do About Nothing: 11 Reasons To Drink Matcha Green Tea

An ongoing tradition of Japanese culture, Matcha Green Tea (MGT) is the purest form of powdered green tea.  Consumed for over a millennium in the Far East, it’s considered one of the best superfoods on the market today as a wholesome alternative to coffee, energy drinks, and other sugary beverages.  Recognized for its healthy properties, […]

Chocolate at the French Court of Versailles

Chocolate at the French Court of Versailles

A stranger to French Court, Chocolate was first introduced at Versailles by Spanish conquistadors in 1615 at the nuptial ceremony of Louis XII and Anna of Austria in Bayonne.  By the time Louis XIV took the throne, chocolate had became a culinary staple in all forms and, in the following century, Louis XV would be […]

11 Iconic Scenes That Will Leave You Craving For More Chocolate

11 Iconic Scenes That Will Leave You Craving For More Chocolate

Warning: These short clips might induce chocolate cravings. Chocolate has had it’s moments, from television to the silver screen. Considering that it’s starred in so many great moments we’re surprised it hasn’t won an Oscar by now.  But until then, we’ll have to get our licks from some of our existing, favorite clips featuring chocolate as the […]

A Chocolate Apothecary Grows in Brooklyn: The Opening of Cacao Market by Mariebelle

A Chocolate Apothecary Grows in Brooklyn: The Opening of Cacao Market by Mariebelle

For more than a decade, MarieBelle New York has been tantalizing worldly palates in one delicious way or another.  From its signature, artisanal ganache, to exquisitely roasted coffee, to the simply incomparable Aztec Hot Chocolate, the name MarieBelle is synonymous with everything that is downright decadent.  Preparing for an early spring debut, MarieBelle goes one […]