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Christmas Chocolates 2017

Milk chocolate bauble and champagne truffles

Our 2017 Christmas Chocolates range is now available to buy. We have a beautiful new limited edition hand decorated Victorian inspired bauble filled with our Champion Chocolate Champagne Truffles. Each bauble is hand decorated by Diana and completely unique. Following Diana’s journey as a time travelling confectioner on television we also have a new Historical Chocolates collection […]

Patron Sponsors of Wiltshire Young Musicians

Wiltshire Young Musicians

We’re delighted to announce our patron sponsorship of the charity Wiltshire Young Musicians. Wiltshire Young Musicians was established by Wiltshire Council in partnership with parents and supporters to create bands, orchestras and choirs for children of primary and secondary school age in Wiltshire.  We ourselves are passionate about music and have seen first hand the wonderful performances of […]

Lick the Spoon Crowned Champion Chocolate

Champion Chocolate 2017

Hurrah! We’ve won Champion Chocolate at the Taste of the West awards 2017 for our Champange Truffles Chocolates Collection. Press Release – immediate release, Corsham, Wiltshire Wiltshire Chocolatier Lick the Spoon has won the Champion Chocolate award following their win of one prestigious Gold award and three Silver awards earlier this year at the Taste […]

Avokany Faravohitra Children’s Home Update

Avoko Avokany Faravohitra

Since our visit to Madagascar last year we have supported the Avokany Faravohitra children’s home with ongoing financial sponsorship. The wonderful charity Small Steps for Africa who coordinate the sponsorship visited the home earlier this year. We thought you’d love to read about their trip below.   Taken from Small Steps for Africa’s annual report…  […]

How to Make Money Selling Chocolates – The Book

Three years ago we wrote a post on our website – How to Make money selling chocolates? It is one of the most popular posts we’ve ever written. Several times a month we are telephoned by people wanting to open a chocolate shop, wondering just how to do it – what equipment they need, how […]

Diana Makes Tudor Sweets on Television

Sweet makers a Tudor Treat

We are delighted to announce that you can see Diana in the new three part BBC television series The Sweet Makers broadcasting Wednesday 19th July 2017 BBC2 8pm. For further information please see the BBC media centre link below Disclaimer: The BBC do not endorse Lick the Spoon or its products Photograph copyright BBC. Left […]

Press Release – Lick the Spoon 2017 Paisley Easter Egg Collection

Paisley Monterey 680

Press Release – Corsham Wiltshire – immediate release It’s fifty years since the famous Summer of love and artisan chocolatier Lick the Spoon have launched a Paisley inspired Easter Egg collection for 2017 to celebrate with designs that date to ancient Persia. The collection features two large eggs The San Francisco and The Monterey. Each egg […]

Easter Egg Collection 2017

Paisley Easter Egg - San Francisco Banner

It’s fifty years since the famous Summer of love and our Easter Egg collection for 2017 celebrates this with Paisley influenced designs that date to ancient Persia. Our San Francisco egg has a gossamer thin pastel layer complementing the flowing hand piped Paisley designs. Presented with our new 2017 Spring Chocolate Collection this large egg […]