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best chocolate in Grenada

I admit to being blown away by the quality of chocolate in Grenada. Grenadian chocolate is now among the finest in the Caribbean and the West Indies. This post lists a few of my favourite...

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visiting the Grenada Chocolate Festival

The Grenada Chocolate Festival (GCF) is still in its infancy, but doing a great job in combining chocolate with the culinary, culture, and arts scenes of Grenada. visiting the grenada chocolate festival I had the...

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why I love Grenada

I finally made it to Grenada this month as a guest of Pure Grenada to join the celebrations of the 2016 Grenada Chocolate Festival. It was fantastic, and the island blew me away with...

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exploring Merida, Mexico

Until last year, I’d heard very little about Mérida, Mexico. exploring merida mexico Mérida is the capital of the Yucatan state of Mexico, and is the largest city on the Yucatan Peninsula, a region...

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more great mexican chocolate

Traditional chocolate in Mexico has always been coarse and less sweet than chocolate from other parts of the world. But that is changing. As I explained in this post featuring Que Bo! Chocolate from Mexico...

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Exploring Tlaquepaque

The brighter the colours, the more I tend to love a place. Tlaquepaque, Mexico, won my heart the moment I arrived, with its vibrant hues and spirit, and its warm hospitality. I had a whirlwind tour...

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rediscovering cacao with AMO Cacao

I had the pleasure of visiting two completely opposite types of chocolate shops while I was in Guadalajara, Mexico. It was really interesting to see how each makes their chocolate products and the contrast...