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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Courtney’s Cocoa Peppermint Chocolate Mug Cake!

It is that cold and bitter time of year where going out isn’t always an option or very desirable. To combat the housed-in blues I have put together a recipe for a delicious Peppermint Chocolate Mug Cake. This warm, gooey cake only takes about 5 minutes and you probably already have most of the ingredients on hand.   Ingredients: Peppermint Courtney’s Cocoa 1/4 c. flour 1/4 c. sugar 2 tbsp. cocoa powder 2 tbsp. olive […]

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Courtney’s Cocoa New Year’s Eve Ideas!

I hope everyone is having a great holiday season! This weekend is New Years and I know I am personally very excited to celebrate the beginning of a new year. To help with the festivities I have put together a few different ways to use Courtney’s Cocoa to create some fun treats for this weekend or any other special occasion. At Fantasy Candies we carry these cute, small bottles of alcohol that I recently used […]

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DIY Holiday Gifts with Courtney’s Cocoa!

I can’t believe how close all of the holiday’s are! There isn’t much time left to get gifts together and most stores are crazy busy. I thought I would help out by sharing a few ways you can create really cute last minute DIY gifts using Courtney’s Cocoa. They’re really easy to put together and they make a great gift for anyone in your life. We have four delicious flavors which could make it hard […]

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I Want S’more Drinking Chocolate!

It has finally hit that time of year where we can’t go outside without getting smacked in the face with cold and of course there is the snow to go with it. On cold winter days there is nothing better than coming home to a nice warm cup of hot cocoa, which is why we were so excited to have Courtney’s Cocoa out by winter. While Courtney’s Cocoa tastes amazing by itself, I have been […]

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Amp Up Your Morning!

Happy Monday! I have been working on Courtney’s Cocoa for a few months now and over that time I have been able to come up with a ton of ideas that I want to try using our new disks, as well as a ton of other ideas people have presented to me. If you have any ideas that you would like to see us try, leave your idea in the comments below!   I figured […]

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