Archive for March, 2011

Fresh stock now available at these locations!

You can currently buy the JACEK Chocolate Escape 2011 Collection at the following retailers: CAFE HAVEN 9 Sioux Road Sherwood Park, AB T8A 4C7 (780) 417-5523 CREDO 10134 – 104 Street Edmonton, AB T5J 1A7 (780) 761-3744 EVERYTHING CHEESE 14912 45th Avenue Edmonton, AB T6H 5T5 (780) 757-8532

JACEK Chocolate Featured in the Edmonton Journal!

Cocoanista’s couture good enough to eat Sherwood Park chocolatier fuses food and fashion By Chris Zdeb, March 25, 2011 Be the first to post a comment Story Photos ( 2 ) More Images » Cocoanista Jacqueline Jacek, local artisan chocolatier, hand-making couture chocolates in her studio in Sherwood Park. Photograph by: Chris Schwarz SHERWOOD PARK — If Jacqueline Jacek’s couture confections had legs they could walk a fashion runway. But they’d have to walk very, very fast not to melt under the hot stage lights. Her Thai Goddess, for example, is a lemon grass and coconut beauty infused in >> READ MORE

Thai Goddess is one of the 25 Best Things to Eat in Edmonton!

Wow!!  I am so excited… One of the chocolates from the JACEK Escape 2011 collection was voted as one of the top 25 Best Things to Eat in Edmonton for 2011 in Avenue Magazine (article by Gail Hall). The Thai Goddess chocolate is an aromatic yet sweet white chocolate infused with fresh lemongrass and coconut, with a silky smooth mouth feel!  Credo (10134 – 104 Street) sells this chocolate individually if you would like to taste it!! Click on the f0llowing link to view the top things to eat in Edmonton-  25 Best Things to Eat

A great afternoon with Kathryn Joel of 'Get Cooking'!

I had the pleasure of spending Monday afternoon chatting with Kathryn Joel about her brand new series of cooking classes- called ‘Get Cooking’ – that she has set up in Edmonton… and of course talking about chocolate! Check out the blog posting she added to her stunning website about our chocolate filled meeting!  Get Cooking Blog She is going to be posting a schedule of courses starting in May, so keep checking the site for dates! Best of luck Kathryn!

Best wishes Paula and Jon on their big day!

Wishing Paula and Jon a wonderful wedding in Ontario next weekend!!  I hope all of your guests enjoy your customized wedding favours (cookies and cream chocolates- DELICIOUS!)…