Stuck on some last minute Valentine’s ideas for this year!? Don’t worry because here are our hot tips of things to do on Valentine’s Day with your loved one. The Brainy Choice: Sleeping with Sherlock Before you fall into a Cumberbatch-related fantasy, stop right there because this Valentine’s choice is totally innocent and actually very educational. […]
We sell lots of Chocolate Making Party Kits for Christmas gifts so December is a very busy month here at The Chocolate Hedgehog. This means we are always a little behind on our Christmas shopping and often dash to the main high-street names on Christmas eve. This year however, we’ve done things a little differently. […]
Here at The Chocolate Hedgehog, we are particularly fond of a chocolate truffle. A History Lesson The chocolate truffle originated in Chambéry, France. In 1895 Louis Dufour combined thick cream and rich, dark chocolate to make a delicious, indulgent ganache, which forms the centre of a truffle. He then dipped the ganache in melted chocolate […]
We’re getting ready for Christmas and our chocolate making kits are now available on notonthehighstreet.com. In our humble opinion, the chocolate kits are the perfect Christmas present. After all, the kits contain everything you need to make your own handmade truffles, fudge slabs and flavoured chocolate bites. Yum!
Staying in has never looked so good. We are a nation of ‘Great British Bake Off’ watchers and hosting dinner parties has become a weekend staple. Unfortunately, our cooking skills aren’t quite up to dinner party standards. And we fear being left panicking in the kitchen while everyone else enjoys each other’s company over a […]
After weeks of research and e-mails back and forth, the perfect hen party has been decided: a weekend in the country. Sounds ideal. Rolling hills. Peace and quiet. An escape from the city. The reality however, may be a little different. You arrive at the cottage with a group of people who don’t all know […]