Topic: chocolate

28 Things We Saw (And Ate) At The 2012 Chocolate Show

28 Things We Saw (And Ate) At The 2012 Chocolate Show

Every Fall, the best event of the year takes place: the Chocolate Show. Or, as EIC Jennifer Wright and I like to call it, “CHOCOLATTTTTTTTTTTE SHOOOOOOOOOWWWWWWWWW.” Basically, a bunch of vendors fill up the Metropolitan Pavillion in Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood, lay out their chocolate-y wares in festive booths and politely demand you eat them. Without sounding like a chick lit cliche, it is fucking awesome.

Let’s take a look at what they had. More »

The Editors Discuss The Chocolate Show, The Greatest Event Of The Year

The Editors Discuss The Chocolate Show, The Greatest Event Of The Year

For gluttonous New York City dwellers, some of the greatest few days of the year come in the form of the annual Chocolate Show, a giant expo in which chocolate purveyors and fanatics from all over the world converge on the Metropolitan Pavilion for a celebration of eating too many samples and getting a stomachache but it being totally fucking worth it. Editors Jennifer Wright and Ashley Cardiff humbly offer this tour. More »

Things That Are (Really) More Fun Than Having Sex

Things That Are (Really) More Fun Than Having Sex

There’s an article on YourTango right now about things preferable to sex. They include “chocolate” and “holding hands.” Don’t they know that sex is like holding hands on the inside? Oh, God, that’s gross. Sorry.

Still! We really like having sex. We like a lot more than eating chocolate. We, in fact, chose our boyfriends largely because having sex with them seemed approximately 750 times more fun than sitting by ourselves watching the Jersey Shore. But we’re willing to imagine that there are some things that are legitimately preferable to sex. Umm… 10 of them. This is what we came up with. More »