Just Announced: Chocolates For A Cause
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Chocolates for a Cause

Artisan Confections is proud to present “Chocolates For A Cause”. This program is our way of giving back to the people and communities that fuel our creativity and enable our existence. For each selected neighborhood partner, we will craft a limited edition chocolate collection containing flavors that reflect the organization’s purpose. We will offer the 4-piece boxes in both of our shops and online for $10, and will be donating 25% of the proceeds from each box sold.

Our inaugural partner for Chocolates For A Cause is the Friends of the Arlington Public Library, also known as FOAL, whose endless support of literacy and love of learning and reading is near and dear to our hearts. Some people say that books are like chocolate for the mind, so we are delighted to present our special collection for this worthy organization whose mission is to enable a strong, vibrant, engaged community using libraries as a place to read, learn, work, create, congregate, and share ideas.

The Friends of the Arlington Public Library collection includes flavors inspired by timeless works from authors J.K. Rowling, F. Scott Fitzgerald, C.S. Lewis, and Jack Kerouac.

This 4 piece box features the following chocolates:

Butterbeer: milk chocolate, caramel, vanilla, malt

“Why don’t we go and have a butterbeer in the Three Broomsticks, it’s a bit cold, isn’t it?”   Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling

Mint Julep: milk chocolate, bourbon, fresh mint

“Open the whiskey Tom, and I’ll make you a mint julep. Then you won’t seem so stupid to yourself”  The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Turkish Delight: marshmallow, pistachio, hazelnut, orange flower

“It is dull, Son of Adam, to drink without eating,” said the Queen presently. “What would you like best to eat?” “Turkish Delight, please, your Majesty, said Edmund".   The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis

Apple pie and vanilla ice cream: white chocolate, apple, cinnamon, graham cracker

“I ate another apple pie and ice cream; that’s practically all I ate all the way across the country, I knew it was nutritious and it was delicious, of course.”    On The Road by Jack Kerouac

These boxes will available now until March 2020 in both of our retail stores.  If you wish to have your order shipped, please order online here.