Happy Chocolate Week, Chocoholics! It's the perfect week to indulge in your favorite sweet, decadent dessert! What is your favorite way to eat chocolate? Plain, in ice cream, or perhaps baked into your favorite cake?
Rest assured that chocolate, especially dark chocolate, has antioxidant properties and is known to reduce your chances of heart attacks and lower your blood pressure. So go ahead and settle back with your favorite chocolate indulgence to celebrate Chocolate Week!
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Chocolate pretty much dominates most major holidays. Christmas? Check. Thanksgiving? Check...along with pumpkin. Halloween? Check and check. Now with Easter fast approaching, people are indulging in delicious chocolate-y goodness.
Some serious chocolatiers and fans have taken their love of chocolate to a whole new level for Easter, as seen in the picture of Michael Recchiuti, of the famous Michael Recchiuti Confections in San Francisco.
Already famous for his luxurious and decadent chocolates, Michael has created this gigantic Easter Egg weighing 30 lbs!! It's two feet tall and took 15 hours to make, with help from two other people including himself. Although edible, it's meant to be more of a decorative piece made from cocoa butter.
How does…Read more >