To Whom it May Chocolates Inspire the Imagination

New L.A. Company Offers Unique Edibles

Written by: Taylor Haynes

Imagine your medicating experience could be elevated to another level by an edible. With To Whom It May Chocolates, users are offered a cannabis edible that is impeccably presented while also prioritizing a positive, fun and lighthearted experience. Gone are the days of sugared, grassy-tasting edibles. Now, medicated edibles are vying for the classiest packaging, […]

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Scoop Globally with Choctál

A Single-Origin Delight

Written by: Amanda Kay Mannshahia

Have you ever traveled the lush rainforests of the equator? Or immersed yourself in the vibrant sea of greens that drench the countries of Ghana, Costa Rica, or the Island of Borneo? Well the truth is, some may never see these tropical havens. But that doesn’t mean you can’t experience these places without leaving the […]

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Cheers to Chocolates!

Chocolate and Spirits Come Together in the Perfect Match

Chocolate, like alcohol, comes in various shapes and sizes—light, dark, single-source, artisan, flavored. So it’s no wonder then, that the two make such perfect bedfellows. Below, a few of our favorite selections. Chocolat Moderne & Courvoisier Cognac The New York–based gourmet chocolatier has been crafting luxury morsels for more than a decade. Award-winning chocolatier Joan […]

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Candy Tamales

Decolonize Your Diet’s Xocolatamal (Chocolate Tamale)

Written by: Amanda Kay Mannshahia

Everyone loves the holidays, and most importantly, holiday food. But this holiday season, instead of sticking to a traditional menu, spice things up with this twist on a traditional Mexican delicacy. Voted “Best Vegetarian Tamale” in a 2013 community tamale competition, the recipe for these mouth-watering xocolatamales can be found in Decolonize your Diet: Plant […]

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Chocovivo in Culver City

Demystifying the Story of Chocolate

A conversation with Patricia Tsai of Chocovivo

Written by: Amanda Kay Mannshahia

Speaking with Patricia Tsai, chocolate maker and owner of Chocovivo, a Culver City, CA chocolate factory that makes chocolate from bean to bar, is truly an educational experience. Her journey with chocolate is not one of gluttony or indulgence, but one that began from a space of soul searching.

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