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First You Make the Cookies

 Birthday Dinner for David Smooch loves to watch me make things, from beadwork to baking. She sits by the counter with her face as close to the action as possible. For his birthday, David asked for Chocolate Chip Cookies instead of a cake. No…

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Oregon Chocolate Festival 2016

2016 Oregon Chocolate Festival

Since we have outgrown our original location, the festival will be held at the stylish and oh so spacious Ashland Hills Hotel & Suites. The list of vendors is growing daily including more and more from beyond Oregon. For the first time we will open festival doors on Friday at 4pm, giving you not two, but 3 days of sweet chocolate exploration, including chef demonstrations, spa party, Charlie’s Chocolate 5K Run/Walk, Dessert Contest & Silent Auction and so much more! We are also excited about our partnership with ACCESS, a community action agency, as we will donate 100% of proceeds from the Dessert Silent Auction and 10% from the festival and run ticket sales to support this great organization. Oregon Chocolate Festival March 2016

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The Art of Chocolate

2014 Oregon Chocolate Festival

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Oregon Chocolate Festival This Weekend!

Oregon Chocolate Festival March 2013

Have you been to the OREGON CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL before? No?! Now is your chance! This is our 9th year and it’s going to be the best yet. It is taking place this weekend March 1-3 at the Ashland Springs Hotel, so start planning as we hope to see you in a few days – ready to sample, buy and learn about chocolate!Starting on Friday evening join us in the hotel lobby for the Chef Demos. This event is free to the public and a great opportunity to meet chefs who will demonstrate their recipes, cooking tips and baking secrets.


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Festival tickets are $20 and can be purchased at the Hotel. Many events have limited sitting and require reservations. Make sure you book your spot today!


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Dark Chocolate and Red Wine at South Stage Cellars

It might be getting into triple digits soon, but that’s not stopping South Stage Cellars from hosting an afternoon of dark chocolate and rich red wine. “Hot chocolate,” anyone? Pardon my lame joke. In all seriousness, join the best chocolatiers in Sout…

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