Posts tagged as: Chocolate

Wrap up some holiday chocolate in Las Vegas

Wrap up some holiday chocolate in Las Vegas

Need a special gift for the holidays? Looking for a last minute stocking stuffer? You really can’t go wrong with chocolate. Luckily Las Vegas has several fine chocolate shops and gourmet pâtisseries where you’ll find every kind of holiday treat imaginable, guaranteed to satisfy even the pickiest person on your shopping list. Jean Philippe Pâtisserie [...]

Celebrate National Chocolate Day in Vegas

Celebrate National Chocolate Day in Vegas

There’s a day set aside to celebrate just about every kind of food these days. There’s a National Sardine Day, a National Deviled Egg Day and a National Escargot Day. Let’s face it — most people aren’t going to be rushing out to honor those anytime soon, but there is one day that’s actually worth [...]

Hershey’s Chocolate World to open in Vegas this winter at NY – NY

Hershey’s Chocolate World to open in Vegas this winter at NY – NY

Las Vegas’ chocolate addiction continues with news that a Hershey’s Chocolate World store will open this winter at New York – New York Hotel & Casino. Located between the Statue of Liberty and the Brooklyn Bridge on the hotel’s east side, the store will enjoy prime placement on the Las Vegas Strip. The store’s façade [...]

Vegas Valentine: Shower your sweetie with romantic goodies

Vegas Valentine: Shower your sweetie with romantic goodies

Valentine’s Day is as sweet as can be in Vegas. If you’re here for the romantic holiday, we have gift ideas that will make your sweetheart swoon. From fine gourmet chocolates to heart-themed keepsakes, we’ve got you covered for any last-minute gift emergencies. Ethel M Chocolate Factory Cactus and chocolate never paired so well together. [...]

Thirty years of chocolatey goodness

Thirty years of chocolatey goodness

Who doesn’t love chocolate? I know I always have! It started with chocolate peanut butter cups. Then I couldn’t get enough of the caramel-filled chocolates. Almost three decades later, I learned to love and eat them all. So you can imagine my delight that 2011 marks the 30th anniversary of the local factory,  Ethel M Chocolates. [...]

The bald man strikes back: Max Brenner in Vegas

The bald man strikes back: Max Brenner in Vegas

“I love chocolate like every other person…it’s one of the legal drugs of the world,” says Max Brenner when asked why he’s obsessed with chocolate. I sat down recently with Brenner (the bald man, himself) at his new restaurant, Max Brenner: Chocolate by a Bald Man, inside the Forum Shops at Caesars to taste some of [...]

Easter fun for everyone

Easter fun for everyone

For years, the chocolate caramel cream egg was the one treat I looked forward to every Easter season. Until now. I had the pleasure of sampling Ethel’s Egg Collections yesterday and I have to say, the milk chocolate strawberry truffle egg blows my childhood favorite out the water. This truffle is so delicious, it inspires [...]

Take a sweet trip through Lover’s Lane

Take a sweet trip through Lover’s Lane

It’s hard to visit places that are free these days, let alone romantic. So you can only imagine how happyI was to hear that the Ethel M Chocolate Factory and Desert Botanical Gardens was going to do something to celebrate Valentine’s Day. If you’re a fan of Ethel’s cactus garden holiday lights display, then this is [...]

Chocolate: All grown up

Chocolate: All grown up

Whoever thought of combining peanut butter and jelly was a genius. But beer and chocolate? Now that’s just taking flavor mixing to a whole different level! Beer chocolates, ethel’s newest collection, combine two of our longtime favorites.  The beer chocolates come in three distinct flavors: The first piece is a dark ale ganache with flavors of smoky chipotle [...]

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