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Create Your Own Unique Chocolate Bars

Guided by Master Chocolatier Arno Backes, our popular Chocolate classes are back and running in our kitchen. One of our most celebrated classes, our ‘Create Unique Chocolate Bars’ class is ideal for beginners and chocolate lovers out there who would like to get hands-on experience on the skills and techniques involved in creating beautiful chocolate bars. Continue reading

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Three Ways to Warm Her Heart this Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day – it’s one of those holidays that seem to sneak up on us every May. And yet, it’s certainly not a gift that you’d want to leave to the last minute; our mothers know us best, and will … Continue reading

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3 reasons to give chocolate for Valentine’s Day

If you are spending hours online trying to find the best Valentines gift for your loved one, here are three reasons why we think it should be chocolate. Maybe we are biased in our love for chocolate, but the following … Continue reading

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Health Benefits of Chocolate

Chocolate: Man’s guilty pleasure. We may be slightly biased, but we think that it’s fine to indulge in chocolate, and have the health benefits to support our cause. Firstly, chocolate is made from cocoa, a plant-based food that contains a … Continue reading

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What is couverture and how is chocolate made?

Have you ever wondered what this mysterious stuff called ‘couverture’ is? Essentially, couverture is a special form of chocolate, which is richer, creamier, and of a higher quality than regular chocolate. Its high quality comes predominantly from the sourcing and … Continue reading

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Chocolate Lego

Lego, the timeless activity for kids (little and big) has been around for 65 years. Chocolate, another irreplaceable delight has been around for even longer. What do you get when you combine two classics? Double the fun. Japanese illustrator and … Continue reading

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Common Chocolate Misconceptions

Do you crave chocolate but feel too guilty to eat it? Relinquish your guilt – we have good news! There are many different ways that chocolate can be bought, cooked, and consumed, several of which can indeed boost your health … Continue reading

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The Aesthetics of Chocolate

Here at Ganache, we go to a great deal of effort to ensure that our products not only taste amazing, but are also aesthetically pleasing. Did you know that the shape of a chocolate can impact its taste? That’s right … Continue reading

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Do bees make Chocolates?

Arno and the Pastry Chefs here in South Yarra, love to use local ingredients where possible. They were really excited when we had the idea of putting a bee hive on the roof and using the honey in our chocolates, … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Offer

There is less than a week to organise a gift for Mothers Day. Why not take advantage of our special offer and get free chocolate. We have an amazing selection of handmade chocolate to choose from and if you purchase … Continue reading

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