Midtown just got a little more European. The deliciously talented twenty-something chocolatier Ginger Elizabeth, oft famed locally for her gourmet ice cream sandwich treasures and decadent mochas, now ranks among the nations top chocolate makers. The honor was bestowed upon her by Dessert Professional, a magazine for um, dessert professionals. They listed Ginger Elizabeth among the top ten chocolatiers in North America (take that, Canada!).
In her profile for the magazine, Ginger Elizabeth gives a shout out to Sacramento when asked about her personal favorite chocolate: the Meyer Lemon, which she says, “give this chocolate a great local touch.” Indeed!
Celebrate Valentineâ€™s Day Sacramento-style with these uniquelyÂ delicious ideas:
Chocolate Decadence: The most direct path to your sweetieâ€™s heart is through the stomach. Sacramento has no shortage of phenomenal bakers to treat your honey right. Place your order today to ensure your treats are ready in time!
- Ginger Elizabeth Chocolates offers sinfully elegant options including their V-day specialty Palet Dâ€™Or Entrement Cake for $32 featuring â€œMaracaibo Venezuelan Chocolate Mousse, layered with Bittersweet Chocolate Ganache, Chocolate Dacquois, and Crunchy Chocolate Shortbread.â€ They also offer melt-your-heart chocolates starting at 6 pieces for $12. If youâ€™re going to buy chocolates, you wonâ€™t find any better than these!
- Freeport Bakery exceeds all expectations for perfectionist pastries. Their Valentineâ€™s options will make you weak in the knees. Theyâ€™ve got Continue reading “Local Love”