Category Archives: Blog

How to be Imperfectly Sustainable – Book launch

How to be Imperfectly Sustainable

Well I finally completed my book – How to be Imperfectly Sustainable! I started writing it over two years ago when the IPCC 1.5 degree Climate change report hit me between the eyes. It seemed at the time that it had slipped under the radar and I felt an overwhelming need to act, to do […]

New Mixed Vegan Chocolates Collection

Mixed Vegan Chocolates

Our new Mixed Vegan Chocolates collection is here! Over the last two years we’ve been expanding our range of original Vegan chocolates to the point that we’ve now put them together in a new 12 chocolate mixed Vegan Chocolates collection. You don’t have to be a vegan to enjoy these delicious chocolates of course! It’s […]

New Look for Liqueur Cherry Chocolates

Liqueur Cherries

Our Taste of the West Gold Award winning Liqueur Cherry Chocolates now have a new recipe and have evolved into an unktuous larger dark chocolate form, packaged in a beautiful, locally made, plastic free 12 chocolate box. We use specially selected tender morello cherries soaked in Kirsch, envelop them in a soft fondant and surround […]

Christmas Chocolates 2020

Christmas Chocolates

With the latest announcement of lockdown for one month our chocolate factory will stay open, making and sending online orders. All of our chocolates now have a shelf life past Christmas with the exception of our Mixed and Alcohol free fresh chocolate collections. The couriers are indicating that they will become capacity overloaded and may […]

Pink Champagne Truffles named finalist at the Taste of the West Awards 2020

Pink Champagne Truffles Finalist Taste of the West Awards 2020

Our Pink Champagne Truffles have been named finalist in the Chocolate category at the Taste of the West awards 2020 – hurrah! As the awards ceremony has been cancelled the year the winners of each category will be announced on the Taste of the West website from the 2nd November with five classes per day […]

Taste of the West Gold Awards 2020

Taste of the West Gold Awards 2020

We’ve won Two Taste of the West Gold Awards 2020! Hurrah we’ve won two Gold Awards at the 2020 Taste of the West awards for our new for 2020 Pink Champagne Truffles and our Sea Salt Praline Bar. In this strangest of years it would be fair to say that winning awards hasn’t been paramount […]

Father’s Day Chocolates 2020

Father’s Day 2020 is Sunday 21st June and we have some fabulous Father’s Day chocolates for you, all available with a Free Gift Tag message and optional gift wrapping… Please order by end of day Wednesday 17th June, we will send Thursday 18th for delivery Friday 19th UK mainland. If you’d prefer a milk chocolate […]

Coronavirus Update – Reopening

SALSA Approved

We are open for orders and running at close to normal levels – the socially distanced Lick the Spoon team are back together! We are using stock control on our website to try and accurately manage available chocolates. If something is unavailable you might even find it back in stock later that day. But as […]

Chocolate Centrepiece for John Lewis Foodhall Oxford Street

Chocolate Centrepiece sculpture for John Lewis Foodhall Oxford Street

Though events have currently overtaken us with the temporary closure of John Lewis Oxford Street and our own business, for a brief while customers at the flagship John Lewis store were able to view this beautiful chocolate sculpture created by Diana as centre-piece for our Easter Egg display. But let’s rewind in time just six […]