Category: Top Notch Chocolate

High quality chocolate

Pierre Marcolini Chocolate Easter Egg Review

When I was lucky enough to go to the Pierre Marcolini chocolate factory, I was also lucky enough to get one of these eggs. This egg not only smells divine, it is filled with divine chocolate shapes. But I ...

Soma Chocolate Easter Egg Review

Easter is a time for chocolate. I remember getting sugary, fatty eggs for Easter from my parents/the Easter Bunny (because as we all know, it is really the Easter Bunny that brings Easter eggs ;-) ). I remember getting ...

Pierre Marcolini – Truth, Lies and Videotape

I had the opportunity to visit the Pierre Marcolini factory in Brussels (well, just at the edge by the airport). I actually had trouble planning my visit due to work and whatnot as it was in March during the ...

Niko B Organic Filled Chocolates

I was lucky enough to be sent two new flavours from Niko B Chocolates. I met Anthony at a food fair and bought some of his chocolates. I only reviewed the brownie but tried other chocolates which were ...

Coppeneur Uba Budo Sao Tome Forastero 72% Chocolate Bar Review

This Coppeneur bar was something I picked up in Berlin having never had the chance to purchase one before.  There was a fantastic shop with all sorts of different bars and this was one of them. I was unsure about the ...

Amedei Porcelana chocolate bar

To be fair to Amedei, I have had this chocolate bar for a little while and while it was stored in controlled conditions, I think it has suffered slightly. This chocolate is flat and lifeless.  After so many quality chocolate bars ...

Domori Cacao Sambirano

HOLY MOTHER OF WOW! What a massive flavour! The scent of the chocolate is beautiful with ripe fruit and as I put it in my mouth it EXPLODED with a slight acidity and a brilliant explosion of ripe red berries. I ...

Vestri Hacienda Vista Alegre 71% Dark Chocolate Bar

As soon as you open the foil on this bar you know you have opened a bar of luxury chocolate.  Absolutely gorgeous notes of floral chocolate rise up to greet your nose and you are treated to a scent rich ...

Paul A Young Valentine’s Day Chocolates Review

Few things delight my heart as much as high quality chocolate from the likes of Paul A Young and so when I was gifted with a chocolate rose and chocolate hearts with rose water ganache (as in a water ganache ...

Amano Guayas 70% Chocolate Bar Review

Having been disappointed by Amano’s Chuao bar (and everyone’s really when compared to Soma’s Chuao) but recognising that everyone else loves this chocolate, I decided to give them another chance.  I didn’t select this chocolate but the lovely guy in ...