A chocolate sourcing lesson, in time for Valentine’s Day

As Valentine’s Day draws near, thoughts turn to the romantic gestures of presenting a gift of chocolates to a loved one. ValentinesDay.org reports more than a billion dollars worth of chocolates are sold in the U.S. each year for gifts related to the holiday, while an article last year by Delish put the number closer to $400 million.
 Any way you look at it, February is a big time for the treat and it also just happens to be National Chocolate Month.
 

February 1, 2013

As Valentine’s Day draws near, thoughts turn to the romantic gestures of presenting a gift of chocolates to a loved one. ValentinesDay.org reports more than a billion dollars worth of chocolates are sold in the U.S. each year for gifts related to the holiday, while an article last year by Delish put the number closer to $400 million.
 Any way you look at it, February is a big time for the treat and it also just happens to be National Chocolate Month.