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    Nutrition

    Should you worry about the caffeine content of food?

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    Fitness Recipes

    This gooey brownie recipe is packed with a secret source of vegetables

  • Winter trends: hot chocolate is the cosy colour palette to know
    Fashion

    Hot chocolate is the cosy colour palette to sweeten up your winter wardrobe

Latest Stories

The UK’s chocolate selection boxes, ranked from worst to best
Food and Drink

Which chocolate selection box is actually the best? We have the answer

It’s time to put Quality Street, Roses, Celebrations, and co through their chocolatey paces.

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Kayleigh Dray
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14 of the best hot chocolate bombes and stirrers to buy now and enjoy at home this autumn
Recipes

14 luxurious chocolate bombes to make the thickest, creamiest hot chocolate ever

These warming beauties melt right into your mug.

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Amy Beecham
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Megan Murray
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SchoolofChocolate
Entertainment

Missing GBBO? Netflix’s showstopping new TV show is a sugary delight

Forget focaccia: it’s all about chocolate sculptures now.

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Christobel Hastings
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Christmas 2021 gift guide: chocolate gifts, from stylish artisan bars to festive sharing boxes
Food and Drink

Chocolate lovers, these are the tastiest treats to gift this Christmas

From chocolate yule logs to tasting bars and festive boxes, Christmas 2021 is the year of chocolate.

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Francesca Brown
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Miranda Larbi
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Get a gut-full of fibre with this chocolate bread recipe

This delicious and nutritious-packed recipe is full of fibre, slow-release energy and some hidden veg to keep your gut happy

The Good News Baker
Food and Drink

The fudgiest, richest postable brownie boxes to treat yourself or a friend

And, there’s lots from female founders.

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Megan Murray
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Bowl of broken up dark chocolate chunks and cocoa powder
Nutrition

Can dark chocolate improve your workouts?

We explore whether a few squares could help your squats.

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Chloe Gray
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Nutrition

Can’t resist a 4pm sugar craving? Here’s why that afternoon sweet snack is good for you

It’s time to end snack shaming.

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Chloe Gray
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the ultimate chocolate cake recipe by Lottie Bedlow from GBBO 2020
Recipes

Bake Off’s Lottie Bedlow reveals her recipe for the ultimate showstopping chocolate cake

Chocolate sponge, chocolate custard, chocolate ganache AND chocolate icing? We're in.

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Alice Porter
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TV

The Great Celebrity Bake Off: the final week in the tent was the most chaotic yet

This week's contestants tackled choux buns and chocolate cake with questionnable results.

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Helen Bownass
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Recipes

Maryland’s crumbly, chocolatey cookies have been given a mint makeover

Oft, imagine one of these with a cup of tea.

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Megan Murray
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Chloe Gray
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This vegan chocolate truffle recipe supports heart-health – and tastes delicious

Good for the heart and great for the taste buds.

Rachel Khoo
Food and Drink

Rachel Khoo’s delicious new cooking show puts chocolate in a completely new light

Never thought of chocolate as a savoury ingredient? Think again.

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Lauren Geall
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Easter eggs in January?! Here’s what super-early marketing is doing to our brains
Recipes

Easter eggs in January?! Here’s what super-early marketing is doing to our brains

“I’m eating Mini Eggs, it’s the first week of January, and I’m not even sorry – but I can’t help but wonder how this is impacting my sense of time.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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m&s christmas colin the caterpillar
Recipes

Colin the Caterpillar has had a festive makeover

The all new Christmas Colin has finally hit shops today.

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Megan Murray
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Nadiya's Peanut Butter and Jelly Tiffin
Food and Drink

Nadiya Hussain’s peanut butter and jelly tiffin is the salty-meets-sweet treat December needs

The food writer and TV chef shares her recipe for a celebratory bake

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Helen Bownass
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The best chocolate orange treats to enjoy this Christmas
Food and Drink

9 indulgent chocolate orange treats to enjoy over the festive season

It’s official: chocolate orange is the flavour of Christmas 2020.

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Lauren Geall
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Food and Drink

Bake brioche at home easier than ever with this new DIY kit

Plus, it comes with a big ol' jar of Nutella.

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Megan Murray
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Kayleigh Dray
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This advent calendar supports those who’ve struggled during the pandemic

Worth over £200, the very special limited-edition calendar retails at just £125.

Quality Street: a definitive ranking of all the chocolates in the tin, from worst to best
Recipes

A definitive ranking of Quality Street’s chocolates, from gross to delicious

Let’s settle the debate once and for all (sorry in advance, Green Triangle fans).

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Kayleigh Dray
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