All the latest from our chocolate making world

Our blog musings on all things chocolatey and latest news about events and activities that we’ve been involved in, in and around Manchester, Birmingham and Leeds.

Make Chocolates for Christmas!

Temple Newsam House in LeedsChocolate Collective was approached to be part of a Christmas event at Temple Newsam House. This interesting Tudor-Jacobean house, which is just outside Leeds City centre, was to host for the first time a “Chocolates for Christmas” event.

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Chocolate Workshop Voucher First Prize in "Co-operative Bake-Off"

Chocolate making bake-offI was contacted by Co-operative Foods who were running a "Co-operative Bake-Off" to coincide with the Great British Bake Off final shown on BBC1 at the beginning of October. The event was to raise funds for the Community Youth Fund, part of a local charity Forever Manchester that supports disadvantaged young people throughout the city. The event had many entrants from across the Co-Op organisation and I was asked whether I would be willing to contribute a prize.

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