Sign in

Calendar

<<  September 2014  >>
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
25262728293031
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293012345

View posts in large calendar

Stay Connected!
Find us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter
Feed Link

Tags


Blogroll


Who knew you could find a Five Star bar in Miami?

My brother just had a baby boy and well… “ya gotta see the baaaaby!” So off my wife and I went to Miami.
When we flew out of Boston MA it was 92 degrees outside. Arriving in South Beach to a cool 90 degrees should have been refreshing, but not so much. 
After staring at the baby and sitting in a pool for five hours, I decided to walk over to the local market to pick up a few things for dinner.  I walked into Epicure Market right off of Lincoln Road.  A great market.  Prepared foods, pastas, sauces, wines.   When I was getting in line to buy the few items I had, my eyes caught a little of New England.  On the shelf was Lake Champlain Chocolates from Burlington Vermont.  At first I was pleased just to be inside an air-conditioned building, but when I saw their chocolate, it was extra cool. 


I bought a Dark Almond bar, an amazing Organic Sea Salt and Almond bar and a Caramel Five Star bar to share with my brother and his family.
After the dinner and a couple bottles of wine, we opened up the chocolate.  We all sampled the bars with our Cuban coffee. The rich creamy coffee with the rich creamy chocolate was a little bit of heaven. We all agreed it was impossible to pick a favorite.
I didn't know I could find Lake Champlain Chocolates a world away from New England but I'm glad to know where ever I go, there it is!


Comments

Add comment




  Country flag

biuquote
  • Comment
  • Preview
Loading