Monthly Archives: January 2015

Valentine’s Day Chocolate

Valentine’s Day Chocolate

Show your love with chocolate this Valentine’s Day! There are many stories and traditions that go along with Valentine’s day about why we give cards, flowers and chocolate.  But it doesn’t have to be romantic – showing love to those close to you is important every day. Why not show love to your mom, dad, aunt, uncle,...

Chocolate and Wine Pairing

Chocolate and Wine Pairing

Dine Out Vancouver had their Grand Tasting on Granville Island event last week to kick off the week-long festival. ChocolaTas had the great pleasure of attending with chocolate samples. We were paired up with Church and State Winery (http://churchandstatewines.com/) for a chocolate and wine pairing, and it was a blast! We did two pairings. A...

Chocolate & Whisky Pairing – Robert Burns Day

Chocolate & Whisky Pairing – Robert Burns Day

Robert Burns day is on Sunday January 25th, and celebrates the life and times of iconic Scottish poet and author of “Auld Lang Syne,” Robert Burns. The day usually includes bagpipes, eating haggis and, of course, drinking Scotch Whisky! But you know what goes even better with whisky than “Neeps and Tatties”?… Chocolate! You might...