Raspberry Drinking Chocolate

One of my favorite flavor combinations is chocolate and raspberry which is why I’m surprised this blog post took me so long to come out with. At Fantasy Candies we carry these raspberry chocolate creams that are absolutely amazing as well as raspberry truffles that are not only delicious, but really pretty too! That is why I knew coming up with a raspberry Courtney’s Cocoa would be a knock out of the park. Not only […]

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3 Fun Ways to Enjoy Cocoa Nibs

Welcome back to Courtney’s Cocoa Corner! Today’s post is going to be all about one of the most fun items we carry in our store. Our Chocolate Covered Cocoa Nibs are raw toasted cocoa nibs coated in our signature 72% dark chocolate. If you aren’t familiar with cocoa nibs they are made from crushed cacao beans and are high in fiber and antioxidants. These bits of 100% pure cocoa combined with our 72% dark chocolate […]

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Courtney’s Cocoa 1 Year Anniversary Party

We had such a great time celebrating the 1 year anniversary of Courtney’s Cocoa on Saturday, November 11th! A year ago we launched our drinking chocolate line with 4 flavors and celebrated with a great event at our store. This year we held a similar event that was even more fun the second time around. Everyone enjoyed tasting the different flavors topped with whipped cream and a splash of Rum Chata for the adults. We […]

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S’mores: Blue Planet Style

It is finally that time of year again to start enjoying warm cups of Courtney’s Cocoa or adding a couple disks to your morning coffee. It is also the perfect time for scarves, bonfires and the ultimate fall treat: S’mores! For today’s post I will be featuring our new line of heart-healthy dark chocolate, Blue Planet Chocolate. If you haven’t heard about it yet make sure to head over to our website when you’re done […]

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Summertime Dessert: Chocolate Mousse

Hey there! Welcome back to Courtney’s Cocoa Corner for our first post of the summer. I know what you’re thinking, ‘It is way too hot outside to be drinking hot chocolate’. Trust me, I agree. That is why for the next couple months our posts will be filled with fun ways to bake and cook with Courtney’s Cocoa  to make fun summer treats. With the 4th of July coming up next week we thought this […]

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How To: Mother’s Day Gift Baskets at Fantasy Candies

Hello everyone! Welcome back to Courtney’s Cocoa Corner! Mother’s Day is right around the corner and we are busy in our store getting prepared. For today’s post we thought we could help out on the gift end and show you a few different gift basket ideas for your mom, grandma, aunt, sister, cousin or any other important moms in your life. Here at Fantasy Candies we have a large selection of both chocolate and wine […]

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Healthy Banana Ice Cream

Welcome back to Courtney’s Cocoa Corner! Today’s post is a special one because for the second time we will be featuring an item that is not Courtney’s Cocoa. Today we will be talking about our chocolate covered cocoa nibs. Cocoa nibs are cocoa beans that have been roasted and broken into smaller pieces. We then take these smaller pieces and coat them in our 72% dark chocolate. These chocolate coated cocoa nibs are high in […]

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Homemade Whipped Cream

While drinking chocolate is delicious on its own there is no doubt that whipped cream is its perfect match. So far I have shared a few different ways to create new flavors with Courtney’s Cocoa including s’mores, peanut butter and a recipe for a chocolate mug cake. I figured it was about time that I shared a homemade whipped cream recipe with everyone. I am all about easy recipes so don’t worry, this one is […]

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Fantasy Fudge

I am really excited for today’s post! For the first time I will be doing something a bit different and using Fantasy Candies’ 72% dark chocolate to bake instead of Courtney’s Cocoa. Our 72% is a bittersweet dark chocolate, which means it is not bitter like most chocolates that are they high in cocoa contents. In our store we sell it in a variety of different bark flavors as well as our entire range, Blue […]

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Peanut Butter Drinking Chocolate

One of my favorite parts of Courtney’s Cocoa is how versatile it is. You can add so many different flavors and add-ins to create a totally new drink flavor. So far I have shared recipes to add alcohol for the holidays and a tasty s’mores recipe. Last Tuesday, January 24th was National Peanut Butter Day and that gave me the great idea to put together a blog post about adding peanut butter to Courtney’s Cocoa! […]

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