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 of the West awards. The awards are in their 26th year of running and are one of the most highly respected and recognised in the food and drink industry, featuring successful and high quality businesses across food and drink production, hospitality and food retail

The prestigious award ceremony was held on the 14th September 2017 in the  Grand Hall of Exeter University.

The Judges said of Lick the Spoon’s Champagne truffles…

Beautifully made with the sweetness of vanilla, the bitterness of chocolate and a kick of booze, all complementing one another. Absolutely superb!

Lick the Spoon have previously been named six times Best of Chocolate overall Category winner at the Taste of the West awards – and last year were named Champion Chocolate and the overall Supreme Champion across all products for their chocolate ‘The Bish’.

Box of twelve Champagne truffles

Lick the Spoon’s founder Diana Short said…

We’re delighted to win Champion Chocolate once again, this time for our Champagne Truffles. This is the third year in a row we’ve been named overall Champion Chocolate throughout the South-West, and it is a great boost for all of our team.

Lick the Spoon hand make all of their chcolates in the historic town of Corsham, Wiltshire just outside of Bath. Their Chocolate factory was opened eight years ago. They are stocked by luxury stores including John Lewis Oxford Street as well as independent Farm shops and retail outlets. Customers throughout the UK can order directly from the company’s website and through wholesale distributors the Cress Company and Blakemore Fine Foods.

Further information on Lick the Spoon can be found on the company’s website

Lick the Spoon Chocolate Factory, Masons Wharf, Corsham, Wiltshire, SN13 9FY