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Cheers to Chocolate with AYZA

On Tuesday, November 19, Jacques made an appearance at AYZA Wine and Chocolate Bar in the West Village for an intimate evening of chocolate and wine pairings. The sold-out crowd enjoyed an entertaining night of wine sipping, bon bon tasting … Continue reading

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Zagat reports on construction of chocolate factory

Trading spatulas and toques for hammers and hardhats, Chefs Jacques and Ken welcomed guests to the groundbreaking of their new chocolate factory. Zagat’s coverage here.

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NY1 News attends Jacques’ groundbreaking

On Monday, May 20th, Jacques and business partner, Ken Goto broke ground on their new chocolate factory. NY1 News were among those in attendance as the first wall came down in what will be a 40,000 square foot chocolate factory … Continue reading

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News 12 Brooklyn reports on Jacques’ new factory

News 12 Brooklyn was in attendance on Monday, May 20th as Chefs Jacques and Ken swung the ceremonial first hammers marking the beginning of construction on their new chocolate factory. The new, 40,000 square foot space is located within the … Continue reading

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Jacques shares a Mother’s Day dessert recipe

Make Mom dessert this Mother’s Day! While visiting the kitchen of The Daily Meal, Jacques showed host Ali Rosen a quick, easy and elegant dessert that would be perfect for the holiday. Think chocolate and strawberries and watch the video … Continue reading

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Jacques talks Easter chocolates with HuffPost Live

Jacques sat down with Abby Huntsman at the HuffPost Live studios. They chatted about the best chocolate treats to gift for Easter (or to keep for yourself!).

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News 12 Brooklyn reports on Easter chocolates

News 12 Brooklyn paid a visit to the Dumbo store for their story on Easter chocolate sales. From giant chocolate roosters to chocolate eggs and chocolate covered Peeps, they covered it all! Watch their report here.  

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Metro Editors pick Jacques’ pop this Easter

Jacques’ Peanut Butter Marshmallow egg lollipops are an Editor’s pick for an Easter treat this year. Metro’s editors bring up a good point, too: “chocolate on a stick hopefully means less messy hands.” Click here to view the full post.

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Dress up your Peeps this Easter!

Yes, Jacques and his staff dip marshmallow Peeps chicks in chocolate. They even fully enrobe marshmallow Peeps bunnies in chocolate. Both of which you can purchase online and in Jacques Torres Chocolate retail locations. But did you know that you … Continue reading

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Channel One News reports on chocolate for Valentine’s Day

Maggie Rulli and Channel One News sat down with Jacques at the Hudson Street chocolate factory just before Valentine’s Day. Maggie had plenty of questions for Jacques and even tried her hand at making some chocolates herself.

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