Dallas Chocolate Festival 2016 Recap

Getting chocolate wasted isn’t just a cute phrase, it’s a way of life. During this year’s Dallas Chocolate Festival, hundreds of chocolate lovers came together to explore the sweeter side of life. Beginning on Friday night with the red carpet premier of Bean to Bar: A Film About Artisan Chocolate, to Saturday’s Main Event and Sunday’s Hands on Workshops, this year’s festival was truly made for the most dedicated of chocoholics. Check out the highlights from this year’s 7th annual Dallas Chocolate Festival. Warning: The only way to be resuscitated from a chocolate coma is more chocolate. txMB   

Lights, Camera, Action, Chocolate

Dark chocolate and caramel befriend dried deep red chili peppers is the kind of fiery love story that your sweet tooth always hoped for, but never knew existed. That’s just one of the sweet tales that came alive during the kick off for this year’s media kickoff event for the Dallas Chocolate Festival. Held upstairs at Whole Foods in Addison, several chocolate delighters and makers came together for a little indulgence. Confectioners and chocolatiers included Isabelly’s Chocolates and Sweet Treats, Dr. Sue’s Chocolate, Eileen’s Praline and Wackym’s Kitchen. During the evening Best of Big D 2016 Dessert Winner, Chef Gianni Santin of Haute Sweet Patisserie lured guests into chocolate charm…