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Cornetto Chocolate Sweets: The Ideal Solution For Rainy Summers?

A few years back, confectioners cottoned on to the fact that consumers would probably love an ice cream version of their favourite chocolate bars. We were inundated with Mars ice creams, Twix ice creams, Bounty ice creams, and pretty much anything else that was previously in the chocolate aisle and could be developed into a frostier relative. So, it makes sense that the big bosses have realised that things could maybe work the other way too. In short, we're now presented with a version of the Cornetto that is effectively just an any-temperature-treat. But are these Cornetto chocolate sweets worth ...

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Cadbury Chocolate Pretzels: Your New Favourite Snack?

Not content with sticking to their staple Dairy Milk, Cadbury seem to be on a mission lately to cover just about anything they can get their hands on in their milky chocolate. They've had a go with popcorn, raisins, peanuts and clusters, but next up is pretzels. Is it a match made in heaven, or should they just stick with what they know? The thing that first grabbed our attention was the promise of a salty snack covered in our favourite sweet treat. You might have noticed 'salted caramel' and 'salted chocolate' popping up on the menus of fine dining ...

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Chocolate: Not As Sweet As We Think It Is…

Well according to DietAssist it isn’t and much of it is down to the way chocolate is offered to children from an early age as a “reward” for being good. Or doing well at school. Or following the ‘rules’ of the house. It is this conditioning, as much as the high sugar content, which is a big contributing factor to why 1 in 3 children in the final year of primary school are overweight or obese. DietAssist is the weight-loss brainchild of Paul Howard and Rob Woodgate. Their company aim is to raise awareness about the perils of chocolate and ...

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