Know Your Chocolates: Milk, Dark and White

Milk, Dark and White Chocolate

What’s the difference between milk, dark, and white chocolate? We get variations on this question *a lot*. Some customers ask purely out of curiosity. Others ask with a hint of worry in their voice, as if preferring one kind of chocolate over another says something about them as person. Maybe they’ve heard or read reviews…
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Vacationland: Why Maine Chocolate is so Darn Good

What makes Maine chocolate so darn good

Maine-made chocolate. Sounds good already, doesn’t it? Here in Maine, we’ve got miles of rocky coastline and cool, clean mountain air. We’ve got lobsters and blueberries and maple syrup. You’ve probably heard of all these wonderful things. What you might not know is what makes Maine-made chocolate stand above the rest. Why is Maine chocolate…
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Why We Only Make Nut-Free Chocolate

nut-free chocolate from Portland, Maine

One of our favorite things is when a child comes into one of our stores with his or her family—and it’s the first time they’ve ever been in a chocolate store. Their eyes open wide, and they smile the brightest smile. They look in amazement at the truffles, caramels, and all the other confections lined up neatly…
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