Adult Chocolate Milk

I found this bottle of deliciousness at a liquor store right before Christmas 2012.

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This chocolate milk was super yummy! I posted about it last year when I found it, but I wanted to have the label in my collection so, after I was finished drinking it, I soaked the bottle and peeled the label off carefully. I was happy with how well it turned out!

Boom Choco Boom Bar

My friend Mike H. gave me this bar right before Christmas of 2012.

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I liked this bar. It was simple and plain dark chocolate, but the label got me thinking. Isn’t all dark chocolate free of dairy, nut, soy and gluten? I mean, as long as it is not milk chocolate, or contain nuts or soybeans or wheat, shouldn’t any chocolate bar have that listed on its label?

Aemhuu Cag

I got this bar as a gift from my friends Larry and Maria in November 2012, and no, its name is NOT Aemhuu Cag, but that’s the closest I can get to its Russian spelling.

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This was a wonderful bar, very dark and very rich. I ate some of it and then I chopped up the rest and added it to a batch of chocolate chip pumpkin muffins that I was making. And the muffins turned out great!

Fortnum & Mason Rose & Violet Creams

My generous friend Lucy H. gave me these chocolates, also from her London trip.

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These were delicious! There were two kinds, both chocolate-covered cream-filled truffles, one scented with rose oil and the other with violet. I liked both of them for different reasons. The rose ones were very strong smelling, and I could taste the roses when I ate the truffle. The violet ones were very delicate, and I could only taste the violets as an aftertaste after eating the truffles.

Thank you Lucy!

Fortnum & Mason Chocolates

My friend Lucy H. traveled to the United Kingdom in the fall of 2012, and she found these chocolates in London.

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I love these labels! These creatures are the Queen’s Beasts, which signify the Queen of England’s genealogy. There are ten of these creatures, the five above and the five below.

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Unfortunately the milk chocolate tablets inside these labels had bloomed from exposure to heat. I tried a few of them, but their texture had been affected too. I am sure they were very good beforehand.