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Holiday Chocolate Making with Jacques Torres

Join us to create some  holiday cheer. Kick off this joyful season and cover it in chocolate!

Chef/Owner Jacques Torres is making spirits bright with a holiday chocolate experience at the flagship store on Saturday December 7 at 2pm.

Buy tickets here.

UPDATE: More dates added! Sunday, Dec. 8 and Saturday, Dec. 14. Buy tickets here.

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.

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 in the Sunset Park section of Brooklyn.

More on the NY1 site here.

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 Brooklyn Army Terminal.

More on the News 12 site here.

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 here.

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!).

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.”

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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 could dress your Peeps up at home? You are limited only by your imagination. Jacques will show you how in this video for Today.com.

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.

Jacques’ Kissing Game in the WSJ Speakeasy column

Looking for Valentine’s Day gifts beyond the “cliche of a heart-shaped box of chocolates”, the Wall Street Journal’s Speakeasy column featured 14 alternatives for February 14th.

The Jacques Torres Chocolate Kissing Game made the list!