National Chocolate Day. Satisfy your cravings.

You’ll find it hard to find someone who doesn’t love a bit of chocolate. It is estimated that approximately 1 billion people eat it everyday, and the average European consumes 15 pounds of it every year! The reason for such admiration stems around a key chemical. Chocolate contains phenylethylamine, which releases certain ‘pleasure’ endorphins in the brain that make us feel good all over. While chocolate is often regarded as a ‘guilty pleasure’, though, the 28th October is a time you can fill your face without the worry. This is because it’s one of the days that celebrates National Chocolate Day.

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Gourmet Chocolate from Cocoa Loco now available!

Most chocoholics will agree that all forms of chocolate are hard to ignore, but that doesn’t mean that some brands aren’t tastier than others. Cocoa Loco’s delicious efforts have quickly propelled them towards the top of the tree, and now you can enjoy their handmade gourmet range almost anywhere thanks to our Refreshment Shop!

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Recipe Of The Week – COOKIES & CREAM FRAPPE

3 Ounces of espresso/ strong coffee
1/2 cup of milk
Oreo cookies
1/4 cup of crushed ice
Cream
Milk chocolate shavings.
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Method:

Blend espresso, milk and cookies.
Add ice and blend until smooth.
Pour into tall glass, add a squirt of cream on top, together with chocolate shavings!

Don’t forget you can find all the ingredients you require on our online Refreshment Shop. www.refreshmentshop.co.uk

 

Recipe Of The Week – Hot Chocolate Brownie

Why not indulge yourself with this luxurous recipe

2x pumps Sweetbird Caramel Fudge syrup
3x pumps Sweetbird Chocolate sauce
Steamed milk

Method: Combine ingredients and finish with a dusting of cocoa powder.

Enjoy…..

For sauces & syrups visit www.refreshmentshop.co.uk