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The Sweet Makers Christmas Special

The Sweet Makers A Christmas Treat

There’s another chance to see Diana with fellow time travelling confectioners Andy Baxendale, Cynthia Stroud and Paul A Young in The Sweet Makers Christmas Special Friday 21st December at 16:15. You can watch the trailer below and find out further information on the BBC website here  Four modern confectioners immerse themselves in the world […]

Sustainable Colombian Chocolate

Sustainable Colombian Chocolate

I was delighted to meet Sergio Restrepo of Casa Luker chocolate at the London Chocolate Forum last week. Casa Luker supply us with their wonderful dark chocolate, which together with Chocolat Madagscar forms the cornerstone upon which our dark chocolates are made. Like Chocolat Madagscar Casa Luker make all of their chocolate in Colombia keeping […]

Cocoa, Cacao and the Cocoanut

Steam ConfectionPan

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 […]