2 Chicks with Chocolate makes Midwest debut
NEW YORK — A chocolatier has brought its gourmet chocolates to the Midwest.
2 Chicks with Chocolate, which makes such chocolate products as toffee and bark bars, spicy tiles, popcorn and more, will present some of its products next week at the Chicago Sweets and Snacks Expo. The brand recently added its tempranillo ganache and meritage caramel confections to its wine collection line.
"We’re proud to have a 100% handmade product exemplifying superior gourmet chocolate, containing only the best and freshest high-quality natural ingredients at a great value," founder Elyissia Wassung said. "We take the time to find and refine flavors that will define our brand and leave the 2 Chicks name and flavor culminating on the tip of your tongue."
Steve’s Ice Cream finds delicious home with Taza Chocolate
NEW YORK — Steve’s Ice Cream is taking its flavors to a new level.
The brand, which originated in Sommerville, Mass., has made its way back home and has partnered with Taza Chocolate, an artisan stone-ground chocolate maker, to create some decadent pairings, including ice cream flavors and hot fudge, all made with Taza’s chocolate.
The ice cream brand discussed its "return home" and new parternship on its blog, which can be read here.
Steve’s Ice Cream can be purchased at its namesake stores in New York and at such retailers as Whole Foods Markets.
Twizzlers celebrates summer
HERSHEY, Pa. — Twizzlers has tapped bloggers to tour the nation this summer through August to celebrate the brand’s Landmark Summer promotion.
The bloggers, referred to as the Twizzlers traveling families, will each embark on a road trip adventure, visiting dozens of U.S. landmarks along the way. As part of the Twizzlers Landmark Summer promotion, the candy brand is giving families across the country a chance to win a road trip to a U.S. landmark destination of their choice with four grand-prize winners being selected. Consumers also can enter to win 1-of-more-than-650 daily prizes now through Sept. 4, including such road trip staples as Twizzlers candy-branded GPS units, digital cameras and national park guidebooks.