2017 Top Toffee Awards Announced

2017 Top Toffee Awards Announced

We are proud to present the results of the 2017 TOFFEE AWARDS Competition.The International Chocolate Salon Awards for the 2017 TOFFEE AWARDS are based on the combined total number of votes received by each entrant from the Judging Panel.The Judging Panel consists of National and Regional Magazines, Newspaper and Blog Editors, plus Topic Experts, Local Chefs and Food Gurus. The award winners below have the honor of being able to display and use the Official Award Winner title and award logos, as well as use items (such as the Award Winner lapel pin), as well as use Custom Award Certificates, and logo award merchandise. Best Ingredient Combinations GOLD EHChocolatier Brown Butter Toffee SILVER Ava's Premium Toffee Classic Almond toffeeRosie Rae's Toffee Peanut Butter and Chocolate Toffee BRONZE Mel's Toffee Collaboration Toffee with Dark Horse Brewery Raspberry AleTombo Toffee Orange - No. 11Tomo Toffee Dark Chocolate Toffee Best Taste GOLD EHChocolatier Brown Butter Toffee SILVER Tomo Toffee Dark Chocolate Toffee BRONZE Chocolate Inspirations, Inc English Toffee-1/2 lbLaurie's Chocolates Sea Salt ToffeeRuth's Toffee Almond Toffee -- Dark...
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Finalists for Caramel Awards Announced for 2017

Finalists for Caramel Awards Announced for 2017

We are proud to present the results of the 2017 CARAMEL AWARDS Competition.The International Chocolate Salon Awards for the 2017 CARAMEL AWARDS are based on the combined total number of votes received by each entrant from the Judging Panel.The Judging Panel consists of National and Regional Magazines, Newspaper and Blog Editors, plus Topic Experts, Local Chefs and Food Gurus. The award winners below have the honor of being able to display and use the Official Award Winner title and award logos, as well as use items (such as the Award Winner lapel pin), as well as use Custom Award Certificates, and logo award merchandise. Best Caramel Exterior Design GOLD GerDan Chocolates Rhubarb & Ginger SILVER Serena Lissy Chocolate The TropikaSWEET55 Caramel with Muscovado Sugar, Sea Salt & Balsamic Vinegar BRONZE CocoVaa Chocolatier Morello Cherry CaramelGem Chocolates Rosemary-Olive Oil Caramel with Sea SaltSolasta Chocolate Blue Box Set Best Ingredient Combinations GOLD Dallas Caramel Company Lemon Meringue Caramel SILVER Gem Chocolates Toasted Black Sesame CaramelSWEET55 Caramel with Muscovado Sugar, Sea Salt & Balsamic Vinegar BRONZE Chuao Chocolatier...
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Finalists Announced for Chocolate Bar Awards 2017

Finalists Announced for Chocolate Bar Awards 2017

We are proud to present the results of the 2017 CHOCOLATE BAR AWARDS Competition.The International Chocolate Salon Awards for the 2017 CHOCOLATE BAR AWARDS are based on the combined total number of votes received by each entrant from the Judging Panel.The Judging Panel consists of National and Regional Magazines, Newspaper and Blog Editors, plus Topic Experts, Local Chefs and Food Gurus. The award winners below have the honor of being able to display and use the Official Award Winner title and award logos, as well as use items (such as the Award Winner lapel pin), as well as use Custom Award Certificates, and logo award merchandise. Best Ingredient Combinations GOLD CocoVaa Chocolatier Black Sesame: Colombian white chocolatela Cascade du Chocolat Bene Benne SILVER cochu chocolatier racha peanut: sriracha & roasted peanutCocoVaa Chocolatier Rose. 62% Peruvian dark chocolate infused with rose ottoNuance Chocolate Chantilly Cream 55%Ticket Chocolate Lemon-Lavender Chocolate BarkVivra Chocolate Curry Cashew BRONZE ChocolaTas Vancouver Chocolates Raspberry Caramel in 71% dark chocolatecochu chocolatier Mendiant Bar: Montmorency cherries, 58%...
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Finalists Announced for Spicy Chocolate Awards 2017

Finalists Announced for Spicy Chocolate Awards 2017

We are proud to present the results of the 2017 SPICY CHOCOLATE AWARDS Competition.The International Chocolate Salon Awards for the 2017 SPICY CHOCOLATE AWARDS are based on the combined total number of votes received by each entrant from the Judging Panel.The Judging Panel consists of National and Regional Magazines, Newspaper and Blog Editors, plus Topic Experts, Local Chefs and Food Gurus. The award winners below have the honor of being able to display and use the Official Award Winner title and award logos, as well as use items (such as the Award Winner lapel pin), as well as use Custom Award Certificates, and logo award merchandise. Best Ingredient Combinations GOLD Delysia Chocolatier Honey sriracha chocolate truffle SILVER BLINK Azteca, Malabar cinnamon & cayenneVivra Chocolate Curry CashewXchocol'Art Gourmet Chocolate Box of Spicy Chocolates BRONZE cochu chocolatier racha barflying noir A Spicy QuaternityLaurie's Chocolates Aztec BarkSerena Lissy Chocolate Texas HeatThe Chocolate Fetish Black Thai Affair TruffleThe Cocoa Exchange Aztec Spice Slab Sweet and HeatTombo Toffee Cayenne - No. 2 Best Taste GOLD Vivra...
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Finalists Announced for Vegan Chocolate Awards 2017

Finalists Announced for Vegan Chocolate Awards 2017

We are proud to present the results of the 2017 VEGAN CHOCOLATE AWARDS Competition.The International Chocolate Salon Awards for the 2017 VEGAN CHOCOLATE AWARDS are based on the combined total number of votes received by each entrant from the Judging Panel.The Judging Panel consists of National and Regional Magazines, Newspaper and Blog Editors, plus Topic Experts, Local Chefs and Food Gurus. The award winners below have the honor of being able to display and use the Official Award Winner title and award logos, as well as use items (such as the Award Winner lapel pin), as well as use Custom Award Certificates, and logo award merchandise. Best Ingredient Combinations GOLD Lagusta Hazelnut Sugar Plum Caramel BarZazubean Organic Chocolates SASSY- 55 % Coconut Milk Chocolate with pomegranate & Hazelnut SILVER Chuao Chocolatier The Enamored Collection: Blueberry LavenderDavid Bacco Chocolatier CITRAL H20- Lemongrass Water TruffleDelysia Chocolatier Gingered garam masala chocolate truffleEthereal Confections Almond Nib Inclusion BarLagusta Thyme Preserved Lemon Sea Salt CaramelSELEUSS Chocolates SELEUSS Chocolates { Vegan Coconut...
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Gourmet Food, Wine & Chocolate CRUISE

Gourmet Food, Wine & Chocolate CRUISE

Join us for the Gourmet Food, Wine & Chocolate CRUISE on San Francisco BayThe day's adventure takes place onboard a luxury yacht, where you will taste wines from a local winemaker, along with samples from a curated selection of local chocolate, toffee, cheese, charcuterie and wine. Walk among the various artisans and experience their latest creations. Explore and luxuriate on the yacht, and enjoy it all during the 2-hour cruise on the San Francisco Bay.Then take home some of that great food and wine you've discovered and purchased onboard for continued enjoyment.  The Gourmet Food, Wine & Chocolate Cruise is Limited to a lucky 130 attendees.RESERVE YOUR SPACE AND TICKETS HERE  VIDEO FROM THE FIRST CRUISE https://vimeo.com/197132521 TICKETS Must be over 21 years of age.$50/person. 1:00-3:00pm (yacht sets off at 1pm SHARP).RESERVE YOUR SPACE AND TICKETS HERE  To participate as a partner or vendor, please contact the Organizers here. MAP ...
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2017 Caramel Awards: Call for Entries Closes June 9th

2017 Caramel Awards: Call for Entries Closes June 9th

  TasteTV and the International Chocolate Salon are pleased to announce the following Chocolatier and Confection awards competition and event updates: ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL CHOCOLATE SALON AWARDS COMPETITION: Top Caramels Registration Now Open Registration closes June 9 Details and to Register here...
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2017 Chocolate AWARDS Call for Entries Extended to May 22nd

2017 Chocolate AWARDS Call for Entries Extended to May 22nd

TasteTV and the International Chocolate Salon are pleased to announce the following Chocolatier and Confection awards competition and event updates: ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL CHOCOLATE SALON AWARDS COMPETITION: Best Chocolate Bars Top Toffee Best White Chocolate Best Bridal Chocolates Top Caramels Best Vegan Chocolate* (NEW) Best Spicy Chocolate* (NEW) Registration Now Open Registration closes May 22 (June 9 for Caramels) Details and to Register here...
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Chocolate Salon events in Seattle and Los Angeles Announced

Chocolate Salon events in Seattle and Los Angeles Announced

Chocolate lovers, get ready for a world of premium chocolate! The Original and Premier Artisan Chocolate Shows in Los Angeles and Seattle return in 2017! The Seattle Chocolate Salon takes place this July at the 9th Annual SEATTLE CHOCOLATE SALON, on July 23rd at The Arctic Club in downtown Seattle. Returning for an 9th year, the Seattle CHOCOLATE SALON participants includes chocolatiers, confectioners, and other culinary artisans. www.SeattleChocolateSalon.com TasteTV and the International Chocolate Salon are also pleased to announce the October 1st return of the Original Artisan and Premium Chocolate event in Southern California, the 11th Annual LOS ANGELES CHOCOLATE SALON. www.LAChocolateSalon.com https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wG9fyzGj974&feature=youtu.be Visit the Salon at www.LAChocolateSalon.com...
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Chocolate & Wine Cruise on the Bay

Chocolate & Wine Cruise on the Bay

Join us for the Chocolate & Wine Cruise Because it was great fun the previous times, a grand adventure, and sold out, we will be going on a Chocolate & Wine Cruise on the Bay on May 6th. The day's adventure takes place onboard a luxury yacht, where you will taste wines from a local winemaker, along with samples from a curated selection of local chocolatiers and culinary artisans. Walk among the various chocolatiers and experience their latest creations. Explore and luxuriate on the yacht, and enjoy it all during the 2-hour cruise on the San Francisco Bay. Then take home some of that great chocolate and wine you've discovered and purchased onboard for continued enjoyment. The Chocolate Cruise is Limited to a lucky 130 attendees. RESERVE YOUR SPACE AND TICKETS HERE   VIDEO FROM THE FIRST CRUISE https://vimeo.com/197132521 TICKETS Must be over 21 years of age. $50/person. 1:00-3:00pm (yacht sets off at 1pm SHARP). RESERVE YOUR SPACE AND TICKETS HERE     To participate as a partner or vendor, please contact the Organizers here. MAP ...
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