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Happy Valentine’s Day!

May your day be as sweet and romantic as this strawberry passion bon bon from The Chocolate Mill!

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Taste of the Week – January 17th – 23rd: Banana-Rum Bon Bons

The banana-rum bon bons from The Chocolate Mill were a revelation. Well balanced dark chocolate, banana and rum made these not-too-sweet bon bons really stand out. I love the combination of chocolate and banana and the addition of a hint […]

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Bon Bons

There is something about the tropics in the middle of winter that is particularly appealing and one doesn't even necessarily have to go there to enjoy them. These bon bons from The Chocolate Mill in Glens Falls, N.Y., […]

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A Birthday Paella

I'm lucky. I come from a very close-knit family. I'm the youngest of 6 kids with a 17 year spread between my oldest brother and myself. We all enjoy each other's company and though we are not all geographically close […]

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Taste of the Week – August 30-September 5th

"Grilled Cheese Soup"
My wife, son and I had the pleasure of visiting with Alex Talbot, Aki Kamozawa and their beautiful daughter, Amaya, this past Friday night. They were, as anyone who knows them or who just knows their blog and […]

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The Chocolate Mill: Part 2

The Vollkommers and their staff are producing an artisanal product, the quality of which has likely never before been made in Glens Falls or too many other places outside of a major metropolis for that matter.

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Taste of the Week – August 23-29

A lake island campsite is not the place one expects to find a fancy birthday cake, but this past Friday, my wife and I brought one for a friend and avid camper Paul Baker-Porazinski, who was camping on Agnes Island […]

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The Chocolate Mill: Part 1

The Chocolate Mill, a small patisserie, confectionery and cafe featuring breakfast and lunch items, opened last weekend. Owned and run by Frank and Jessica Vollkommer, the product that they have put out in their first week of business has been wonderful and unlike anything this town has seen from within it’s limits.

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