Holiday Baking – The Honduras Chocolate Company Way!

A slight crispness is in the air letting us all know autumn has arrived and winter is coming. The backyard grill won’t be getting as much use, but there is a silver lining…great holiday treats! And what better way to celebrate the holidays than with the decadent indulgence of Honduras Chocolate Company chocolates? What you may not realize, however, is that Honduras Chocolate Company chocolates offer much more than a chance to immerse yourself in the best chocolate on earth. Honduras Chocolate Company chocolates are also a key ingredient of an array of holiday favorites!

Healthy Holiday Snacking with Honduras Chocolate Company Chocolates

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During the holidays, delicious sweets abound. But not all of them offer the healthiest snacks. Fortunately, Honduras Chocolate Company has a great suggestion to let you have your treats and be healthy too! Honduran Dark Chocolate Bark is just the thing for you and your guests throughout the holiday season. Not only is it vegan but it’s also good for your heart. And at the same time, you get to show your holiday guests just how incredible the taste of Honduras Chocolate Company chocolates are.

This simple recipe combines our 80% Honduras Chocolate Company chocolate with raw almonds, dried pineapple bits, and coconut for a snack that is certain to please. Its combination of sweet and salty flavors delights the senses while nourishing the soul. Honduran Dark Chocolate Bark is a perfect snack to have on hand for the holidays. But don’t be surprised if you find your guests begging you to make more!

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Hearty and Comforting – Chili with a Honduran Flare

On those days when it’s cold outside, there’s nothing better than a hot bowl of awesome chili. But if you’ve never had Chipotle Chocolate Steak Chili using Honduras Chocolate Company chocolates, you don’t know what you’re missing! Not only does our recipe contain tasty steak tips with fresh vegetables, peppers and different kinds of beans, it also combines a number of spices that make its flavor come alive.

But that’s not even the best part! Bits of our 80% Honduras Chocolate Company chocolate are also added to the chili as both an ingredient and as a topping. The dry, nutty, cashew notes of this chocolate offer an ideal compliment to the chili’s already magnificent flavor. When a hearty, delicious comfort food is needed, this Honduras Chocolate Company recipe offers the perfect dish to make you feel all cozy and warm inside.


Don’t Forget Dessert! – A Holiday Must-Have Treat

If you’re looking for that perfect holiday dessert, Honduras Chocolate Company has the perfect recipe for you! The Honduran Chocolate Praline Pumpkin Pie is layered delight with a chocolate crumb crust, a sweet pumpkin custard, and an incredible chocolate filling, topped with vanilla whipped cream and pecan praline crumbles. It’s the perfect ending to any holiday meal and will likely become a holiday favorite for years to come.

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Of course, a big part of this delicious dessert’s appeal is its mesmerizing chocolate flavors. Honduras Chocolate Company Cocoa Powder gives the crumb crust a unique and enchanting flavor. And our 75% Honduras Chocolate Company chocolate offers sharp cocoa and slight coffee notes that combine perfectly with the Mexican vanilla extract in the chocolate filling. The result is a wonderful experience of diverse flavors that blend perfectly into an incredible holiday dessert.


Share the Holiday Spirit with Honduras Chocolate Company

Enjoying wonderful food with friends and family is a great way to spend the holiday. In addition to the wonderful recipes described, we at the Honduras Chocolate Company have several other recipes that you are sure to enjoy as well. Like any great meal, it all comes down to the quality of the ingredients. By choosing Honduras Chocolate Company chocolates in a recipe or simply as an indulgent treat, you will appreciate the difference. And so will those with whom you share them.

In addition to our recipes, each of our immaculate chocolates can also make perfect gifts for your friends and family. Whether a holiday surprise or a gift for some other special occasion, you can choose one or several of our decadent Honduran chocolate bars or even our Honduran cocoa powder. Purchase a single bar, a “flight” of all varieties, or even a case of chocolates as stocking stuffers. Regardless of which option you choose, you can be rest assured those receiving Honduras Chocolate Company chocolates as a gift will remember your thoughtfulness as well as your good taste. 

Michael Wiesner