Category Archives: Blog

Cocoa, Cacao and the Cocoanut

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The origin of the word ‘cocoa’ in the English language is frequently a point of discussion. In the last two years ‘cacao’ has become much more commonly used and has been extolled by health bloggers and Sunday supplements as being a completely different and generally superior product to cocoa! Well…., neatly side-stepping that particularly pot […]

Friends from Chocolat Madagascar visit Lick the Spoon

Nicolas and Neil of Chocolat Madagascar visit Lick the Spoon

We were delighted yesterday to host our friends from Chocolat Madagascar – Nicolas Randrianarimalala, export manager of Chocolat Madagscar and Neil Kelsall founder of Raisetrade. In 2016 Nicolas and Neil hosted us in Madagscar taking us on a wonderful journey from the Cocoa plantation in the North-West Sambirano valley through to the Robert factory in the […]

Lick the Spoon win Gold at the Great Taste Awards 2018

Cacao Beans in Dark Chocolate

Lick the Spoon are among the Great Taste winners of 2018 Great Taste, the world’s most coveted food awards, which celebrates the very best in food and drink, has announced the Great Taste stars of 2018. Out of over 12,600 products to be judged, Lick the Spoon was awarded two 2-star Great Taste awards, which […]

Press Release – Lick the Spoon wins Four Golds at the Taste of the West Awards 2018

Taste of the West Gold 2018

Press Release – immediate release, Corsham, Wiltshire Wiltshire Chocolatier Lick the Spoon has won four Gold Awards at the Taste of the West awards 2018 announced last week. The awards are in their 27th year of running and are one of the most highly respected and recognised in the food and drink industry, featuring successful […]

Wholesale Christmas Chocolate Range 2018

Christmas Chocolate Victorian Orange

The first preview of our Wholesale Christmas Chocolates range catalogue for 2018 is now available to browse and download by clicking on the PDF catalogue links here… Lick the Spoon Christmas 2018 Catalogue We have some fantastic new Chocolates including our new Vegan friendly Botanical Chocolate Range, a new Chocolate Snowglobe and a new version […]

Sad News

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We have some sad news to share with you. Sadly our brave business placement student Eve Bressington passed away just before Easter. Eve had been part of our small team as part of a six month work placement from Aston University. Some of you may have seen Eve’s name feature on Facebook and Instagram as […]