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Chocolate

Name your favorite. Mine is Skor.

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Lindt
Milka
Toblerone
Oreos, double stuff
some specialties from Godiva
Reese’s

If anyone is traveling across CH this year, I recommend:
https://maxchocolatier.com/en

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Ooooh. Will try. I also like bean to bar locales.

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trader joe dark 500g bars

‘pound plus’ is the name
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wle wrote:
trader joe dark 500g bars ‘pound plus’ is the name

Says it’s from Belgium. I’ve been to Belgium, I had the beer and waffles and fries+sauces, I missed the chocolate. I’ll give it a go.

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Caramac.

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Anything from Garoto.

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Anything dark (70%+). Not too snobbish. Some house brands actually taste very good.
Some high end brands have a bitter after taste that ruins everything.

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Lindt, Côte d’Or.
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Keep it simple, Hershey Almonds – yummy and easy to find.

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Jack Kellar wrote:
Anything from Garoto.

Ahem … Did you say Garoto?

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Unloco wrote:
Jack Kellar wrote:
Anything from Garoto.

Ahem … Did you say Garoto?



THAT’S what I’m talking about Cool

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Unloco wrote:
Ahem … Did you say Garoto?

We should found the budgetchocolateforum and talk about serious life aspects instead of flashlights Big Smile
I have never seen those, but they look delicious.

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Just curious as to why this is in the “Led Flashlights-General info” section but I’ll play along anyway.

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Hershey’s Dark. Almost any dark xocalatl.

Oddly, Hershey’s Kisses (and presumably most other milk chocolates) to me taste/smell like rancid butter.

Dove, Godiva, etc., rare exceptions to milk chocolate I actually like.

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups. Forget this “fun size” garbage, gimme one the size of a toilet seat, that’s my “fun size”.

Kit-Kats. Yum.

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My favorite chocolate is the one made by my ex-wife’s “nonna”.

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Anything that doesn’t imply palm oil…
So dark chocolate mostly

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I’m a milk chocolate person, any good chocolate brand is fine (Lindt, Toblerone, some dutch brands make very tasty chocolate too) and I especially like the distinct taste of Cote d’Or milk chocolate.

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I’d scoff any chocolate that isn’t too dark.

Milky Bars and Caramacs are good, also Cadbury Bournville.

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Might sound a bit snob but as i have to be very carefull with sugar now i decided to trade unreasonable quantity of industrial  "chocolate" (mostly sugar and palm oil) for low quantity but high quality :

  • dark "grand crus" from Bonnat (Voiron, France)
  • "pralinés" from Pascal Caffet (Troyes, France)

 

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Motta has a Bio collection that is good also Smile

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M3CSL wrote:
Unloco wrote:
Ahem … Did you say Garoto?

We should found the budgetchocolateforum and talk about serious life aspects instead of flashlights Big Smile
I have never seen those, but they look delicious.


I agree completely with this sentiment Big Smile

If you’re ever in South America, nab yourself a box (or even better, a solid 1kg bar) of these. White, milk or dark, you will NOT regret it.

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I haven't bought chocolate in a while, but when I do, I get Hershey's Symphony Bar with Almonds and Toffee Chips.

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It's pretty cheap at Walmart.

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Heh heh. Symphony was a fave back in the day. I gotta try the Garoto.

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Utah’s own Amano.

I don’t eat much chocolate.

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Love Cadbury’s Hazelnut, Snickers, Mr. Goodbar, Kit Kat, & M&M Peanut.
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I forgot to mention KitKat earlier – this brand is one of the more fascinating creations in the chocolate industry. Kitkat is one of the chocolates available across the globe with multiple variants/flavors.
as an example:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kit_Kats_in_Japan

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I do like the Hershey’s blocks with Toffee, regular Hershey bar and the LARGE KIT KAT bars only.

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Awfully chocolate

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Does Kit Kat count as chocolate? I only see it as covered wafers. Still a very tasty treat, but not exactly chocolate IMO.

Anyway, for me it’s not an option. They’re overpriced as balls where I live, and you get far better value for the price with these:

One box costs as little as two Kit-Kat envelopes, and there’s way more than two Kit Kats in there.

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