Category Archives: Front Page News

New Products, Price Changes and Ethically Sourcing

Vegan Salted Caramels

We have some updates to share with you at ‘Spoon HQ regarding new products in the pipeline, price changes and ethically sourcing. We’ve continued on our path of ethical sourcing and sustainability, and anyone that saw the David Attenborough Extinctions documentary will understand why! In our increasingly connected world that sometimes involves difficult decisions. Ethically […]

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 […]

Use our Wishlist to find out when your favourite chocolates are back in stock

Salt Praline 12 Chocolate box

Since restarting post lockdown we’ve been using stock control on our website to try and only show in stock products. As we make in small batches this sometimes means that a product out of stock in the morning can be back in stock the same afternoon. Many of our lovely customers have asked if they […]

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 […]

Mother’s Day Chocolates 2020

Pink Champagne Truffles

Pink Champagne Truffles Our new Pink Champagne Truffles 12 chocolate box is perfect for Mother’s Day. Made with Marc de Champagne and a dash of Vermouth these sumptuous truffles are perfect for glitz and glamour and the roaring ’20s! Not only that but they’re presented in a Plastic Free box as are all of our […]

The World’s Fairest Chocolate

Art Deco Easter Eggs

The chocolate we use to make our Easter Eggs and Chocolates is sourced under a scheme known as Raisetrade from Madagascar and Colombia. With Raisetrade the chocolate is made in the country of origin. Compared to an export of farmed cash crops such as cacao beans it’s worth many times more for Madagascar and Colombia […]

Vegan Cashew Milc Chocolate and Sustainability in Madagascar

Cashew Trees in Madagascar

Our Vegan-milc chocolates have been incredibly successful since their launch last Easter, and we are increasing our range with a new Vegan-milc chocolate Caramel Crunch bar. So it seems timely to examine how Cashew-milc chocolate is made on Madagascar and the sustainability of Cashew nut production on the island. Back in 2005 the idea of […]