• Apr 11

    More Than Bars…

    By Nick Saxby  ·  Craft Chocolate in Conversation, In The Press, New Makers, New Products

    Chocolate is incredibly and wonderfully versatile. It adds magic to everything from biscuits to brownies, cakes to cookies, mouses to moles, ice cream to curries, bars to ‘bon-bons’. In many of these chocolate creations, chocolate is (ab)used as an ingredient; it’s used as a vector for flavour and sensations, and chocolate is UNBEATABLE at this. […]

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  • Apr 04

    Time to Savour

    By Nick Saxby  ·  Craft Chocolate in Conversation, Easter, In The Press, Pairing Craft Chocolate, Tastings

    Here in the UK our days are becoming noticeably longer: Now the clocks have gone forward, we have more daylight. And with more daylight we all suddenly seem to have more of that magical ingredient; time! So for the next two weeks we are going to reflect on the importance of TIME in craft chocolate. […]

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  • Aug 09

    Bridging the Gap – A Marketing Masterclass from Omnom and Zac Efron

    By Cocoa Runners  ·  In The Press, The World of Chocolate

    This week’s blog post is a celebration of some super smart marketing by Icelandic Craft Chocolate makers Omnom thanks to their friendship with the actor Zac Efron and their awesome “bridge” bars.  Omnom are masters at “bridge bars”. We’ll explain this concept below, as well as try to tempt you to enjoy, and to share, some […]

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  • May 27

    Academy of Chocolate Awards 2016

    By Cocoa Runners  ·  In The Press

    Since its foundation a decade ago, the Academy of Chocolate has been at the forefront of the single estate artisan chocolate revolution. From day one, its founders have been committed to recognising high quality, ethically sourced chocolate from around the world. Now taking place for the eighth time, the Academy of Chocolate Awards is one of the most highly anticipated events of the chocolate year. The results were released in May 2016 to much fanfare, and we were delighted to […]

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  • Mar 27

    Cocoa Runners Named One Of The Best Food Subscription Services

    By Elizabeth  ·  In The Press, Site News

    Wow!  Thank you to the Telegraph for naming us one of the best food subscription services!  It’s so great to find ourselves amongst such esteemed company as Turntable Kitchen and Pact Coffee.  Check out the full run down here. Join The Club Our subscription service combines top quality chocolate with excellent value.  For the first […]

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