The Chocolate Note

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Fine chocolate reviews and info. Twin Cities chocolate tour, and reviews of the best Minnesota chocolate.

Located: Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Amma on Nov 21, 2011 in bittersweet chocolate, chocolate bar reviews, amma, milk chocolateI was very excited to try this Amma chocolate, what with the potential and relatively good vibes that Frederick Schilling had added to some of the earliest Dagoba selections – well, I mean, for its time, you know, long, long ago, when fine chocol...



Piura on Jul 19, 2011 in bonnat, bittersweet chocolate, original beans, chocolate bar reviews, zotter, rogue chocolatierThe significance of cacao growing in the Piura region in Northern Peru is that there can be plenty of white beans in the mix. Zotter claims 40%, Rogue talks about 70%, Bonnat is saying 80%. Rogue also made theirs from one "nano lot" of four bags from...



All the hype on Jun 9, 2011 in bittersweet chocolate, chocolate bar reviews, moonstruck, friis holmSo, there's some ultra rare, ultra wild, ultra exotic, ultra exclusive and ultra cool shit goin' down in the chocolate world, so of course there is some ultra hype, and then guess what, it's ultra expensive. So is it worth it, ultrawise, I mean?Well,...



Dick Taylor Craft Chocolate on Apr 19, 2011 in bittersweet chocolate, chocolate bar reviews, dick taylor craft chocolatesDick Taylor Craft Chocolate wants to be the Mast Brothers. No, I mean, they really, really do.Here is a quote from their own mouths, as a reply on their own Facebook page to a question from a blogger named Melody:We saw a little vimeo video about the...



Amano Cuyagua on Apr 17, 2011 in bittersweet chocolate, chocolate bar reviews, amano artisan chocolateSo this is my new favorite chocolate. I am more interested in this origin than I am in Chuao or Porcelana for some reason, I suppose that puts me in a very small minority. An extremely rich chocolate experience. There was always something wild and...



Madécasse duo on Apr 15, 2011 in madecasse, bittersweet chocolate, chocolate bar reviews, milk chocolateWell, all right, so I had to revisit this chocolate maker, since I was so struck the weirdness of the last chocolates I had from them. Or else it was because their name kept popping up all over. Actually, it was because Chocosphere put a free sample...