Hot Chocolate… Like a Chocolate Candy Bar!

Maud Borup… a 104-year-old chocolate company specializing in gourmet food gifts and decadent drinks

http://www.maudborup.com/

Drinking chocolate dates back to 600 B.C., spreading throughout Europe as a drink for the elite

“Our drinking chocolate is like drinking a rich, creamy chocolate bar,” said Christine Lantinen, president of Maud Borup.

In 2006, Lantinen bought candy retailer Maud Borup Inc.

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Over 100 Years of Chocolate Making!
In 1907, Maud Borup began making candy in her home kitchen in St. Paul, Minnesota.

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With the praise and urging of family and friends, she opened a counter with Holm & Olson Flower Shop in downtown St. Paul and soon was in business for herself…
Over the years the business grew and created such a loyal customer base that standing orders were continually filled as new generations took over. Today, Maud Borup remains a woman-owned company and the focus remains on quality confections inspired by sweet childhood favorites

I bought this exquisite Semi-Sweet Drinking Chocolate Mix while it was on sale…

Will make 6 cups

It sounded so good!… with a hint of Cinnamon…

They had Peppermint k11639324 also… but, I have found I’m not too fond of Chocolate Peppermint flavorings… unless it’s a Chocolate Peppermint Pattie like York…th

It’s not your usual add milk and stir…

You have to microwave about 3 heaping teaspoons of the mix with a little milk until it is dissolved

Then add about 1 cup of milk and heat again…

The rich taste… actually smooth like candyk16237454 … is really good! …

One cup was plenty… because it is so rich and satisfying…OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

It is in stores during the Holiday Season… but, mainly Christmas…

I nice gift for a person who loves chocolate…  k16154774Available at Walmart now in the warm beverage asile through February 2012 and in the seasonal food gift aisle in collector tins for holiday gift giving

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7 thoughts on “Hot Chocolate… Like a Chocolate Candy Bar!

  1. I have never heard of it but you can count on me looking up your link. I loveeeeeeeee hot chocolate!!! Thanks for sharing this with me, who is a lover of chocolate. who needs a husband when I have chocolate???? Well, I don’t really mean that. If I ever get lucky to have a mate, he will have to have hot chocolate with me!!!

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