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Sad News

Gist SupportUK

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 […]

Press Release – Lick the Spoon Easter Collection 2018

Dark Chocolate Cherry Blossom Easter Egg

Press Release – Corsham Wiltshire – immediate release Our 2018 Easter Collection is here with beautiful hand painted designs and delicious flavour combinations created by Master Chocolatier Diana Short.  Our 2018 large Easter egg is inspired by Spring with a beautiful hand painted Cherry blossom design. The milk chocolate egg is made with single origin […]

Why you should write a business plan for your Chocolate business

luxury handmade chocolates

It’s the New Year and a time for exciting new business ideas and ventures! As you’ve landed on our website i’m guessing you’re considering a chocolate related business – perhaps you’re planning to open a chocolate shop this year? In our book How to Make Money selling chocolates we explore why you should write a […]

Diana explores the Taste of Christmas past

The Sweet Makers A Christmas Treat

We are delighted to announce that Diana will return to the television screens this Christmas for The Sweet Makers – A Christmas Treat, a festive edition of the BBC television series The Sweet Makers broadcasting Friday 15th December 2017 BBC2 8pm. For further information please see the BBC media centre link below Disclaimer: The BBC […]

ITV West Country film at Lick the Spoon

ITV West Country News film at Lick the Spoon

We had much hilarity at the Lick the Spoon Chocolate factory this week as ITV Westcountry news came to film the busy build up to Bath Christmas Market which starts this week. ITV Westcountry News presenter Ellie Barker spent the morning filming in Corsham as we made lots of chocolate delights ready for Bath Christmas […]

Lux – Best Artisan Chocolates Retailer South West England 2017

Lux Best Artisan Chocolatier South-West 2017

We’re delighted to have won not one but two awards in the Lux Magazine Awards 2017. Lick the Spoon has been awarded Best Artisan Chocolates Retailer – South West England and Most Anticipated Chocolate Product for our Lick the Spoon Chocolates Pistachio & Sesame Milk Chocolate. The Pistachio and Sesame Bar is really rather special […]