A bumper crop combined with a fall in the global demand for chocolate and a dip in cocoa prices are hurting Ivory Coast cocoa farmers.
Cocoa plantations in Puerto Rico were wiped out centuries ago. Now, local pride and the sheer love of chocolate are bringing back local cocoa.
From the time of the Aztecs, chocolate has been seen as an aphrodisiac, but it took many centuries for it to become the taste of the love holiday.
An enterprise-minded ecologist from England is helping endangered brown-headed spider monkeys in Ecuador by connecting their preservation to high-end chocolate.
This recipe is a rich, velvety dessert that tastes like peanut butter cream pie.
Ignacio Alvarez's Biscochitos are flavored with anise and served with chocolate dipping sauce.
Chocolate lovers may agree cocoa is the food of the gods, but how strong is the evidence that it boosts heart health?
Chef David Tallent now spends his work days in a different kind of kitchen. Cold weather growing takes some ingenuity. And, chocolate for dessert.
No need to go out for dessert. Make this restaurant-quality treat today and enjoy it after tomorrow's dinner.
Some big food companies, like Mars, are becoming increasingly vocal advocates for action on greenhouse gas emissions.
These doughnuts may be vegan and gluten-free, but they still taste deliciously decadent.
If you find yourself in the Willamette Valley of Oregon, be sure to stop by Briar Rose Creamery to try their goat cheese truffles.
I can change the flavor of my granola as much as I like, and I control the ingredients completely. After about five months of eating it, I’m not sick of it yet.
Here is a guide to choosing, tasting and appreciating chocolate -- no frills, no add-ins.
Demand for cocoa is much steeper than growers can keep up with, but reports of chocolate's doom have been greatly exaggerated.
Stephanie Weaver shows us four variations on the theme of chocolaty goodness.
No Valentine's Day dinner would be complete without some chocolate and a glass of dessert wine. Sommelier Brad Dunn runs down the different varieties of port.
While making your own Easter candy is a little time consuming, the results are delicious and (mostly) preservative free!
There's a movement afoot in the U.S. to convince you that your coffee deserves the same respect given to fine wines, cheeses, beers and chocolate.
Cheese and chocolate might be art on their own in the eyes of the beholder, but these sculptors took that concept a step further.