Chocolate Companion (Paperback)
|This sumptuously illustrated, comprehensive book does for fine-quality chocolate what authoritative wine guides have achieved in the area of fine wines. Here in one glorious volume is everything chocolate lovers could hope to know about the object of their passion. Beautifully designed with over 200 full-color photos, this irresistible book is a seductive gift for "chocolytes" everywhere.|
From the Publisher:
You don’t have to be a connoisseur to love chocolate, and even if you’re not, you’ll love this book! What more needs to be said about a book that guides chocoholics through the wonders and joys of the world’s best chocolates? Filled with mouth-watering images of the best chocolates from the best chocolate makers around the world, The Chocolate Companion is an invaluable guide to those who want to learn all they can about the world’s favorite treat! Go beyond dark or milk chocolate to discover the many exotic flavors now being created, including Earl Grey and cardamom-flavored chocolate. Learn the secrets behind the art of couverture and its effect on the taste and texture of fine chocolate. Each chocolate is analyzed in detail, with valuable tasting notes and details of seasonal specialties and availability.