Category: Chocolate

It’s official: the Asher’s Chocolate Co. delivery trucks have an all new look with new truck wraps, and they are now on the road making the rounds! Our newly refreshed delivery fleet have been re-wrapped with bright, fresh artwork to make every mouth water. You can now spot them on the road making deliveries in…

The percentage of cacao on a dark chocolate bar refers to the cacao content by weight. Cacao can be added to a chocolate bar in a variety of different forms, including liquid, butter or powder. If you pay attention to chocolate bars, you may notice that some brands give a cacao percentage, while other brands give…

One of the most common problems people make when working with chocolate is failing to melt it properly. As a result, you are left with fudge that doesn’t set right, frostings that are thick with clumps, candy with an uneven, even gritty texture, and glazes that remain runny after they’re chilled for hours. When correctly…

There’s a dilemma that those of us afflicted with a sweet tooth have been facing for years: Do we want our treats in lieu of the health of our body? Since the 16th century chocolate has been a mainstay in the dessert practices of people around the globe. Since that time there has been much…

Posted on May 1, 2015

Doesn’t it feel like summer comes earlier to the movie theaters every year? Many summer blockbusters now make their debuts in early May. This got us thinking about some of our very favorite movie chocolate treats.

One of spring’s richest traditions at Asher’s Chocolates is the Asher’s Chocolate Easter Egg. Decades of expertise means that this quintessential seasonal treat meets expectations year after year. Asher’s Chocolate Easter Eggs have been enjoyed by generations of consumers. It all started with Chester A. Asher, a Canadian farm boy with family roots in Scotland….

We all know about the traditional chocolate bunny for Easter, but did you know that there is a whole world of goodness out there just waiting to find its way into your Easter basket? Step away from the bunny and try some of these delectable delights to celebrate Easter in a whole new way. Jelly…

Posted on March 10, 2015

With Easter just around the corner, it is time to start thinking of bunnies, baby chicks, and chocolate! Putting together Easter baskets and getting yummy Easter gifts are two of the most fun parts of the holiday. There are many creative ways that you can celebrate Easter and by letting Asher’s be a part of…