Happy Lunar New Year

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Gong Hei Fat Choy
Gong Xi Fa Cai

Wishing everyone a prosperous new year - may the Year of the Dog bring you and your loved ones luck, happiness and an abundance of treats!


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Mandarin Crunch


66% dark chocolate | freeze dried mandarin segments | caramelized puffed rice


Limited edition polygon bars in a red package with gold details, resembling red envelopes (‘lai see’ - in Cantonese, ‘hòngbāo’ - in mandarin). Traditionally given out during special occasions like Lunar New Year - they are a symbol of ‘good luck,’ and fortune for the new year.


Lunar New Year Chocolates


The coming of the new year is a time for new beginnings, which stems the importance of auspicious symbols - kumquat trees and pussywillows are often used as a symbol of abundance, mandarin oranges for their close association to ‘gold,’ and ‘wealth.’


These Lunar New Year chocolates are symbols of Luck & Prosperity, two of the most essential symbols during this holiday. Symbolic gifts brought into a home, offers well wishes for the household.  


Prosperity

mandarin caramel | mandarin ganache


Luck

sesame milk chocolate praline | black and white sesame brittle | lucky coin


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Mandarin Cream Puff

available between February 15-18th, taking pre-orders now until February 14th


Mandarin curd | rice pudding mousse | soft almond brown butter cake


Mandarin cream puffs will be available again for Lunar New Year! It’s customary during this holiday to bring mandarin oranges as gifts to the homes of family and friends. The chinese word for mandarin - ‘kam’ - sounds similar to the word for gold, so sharing mandarin oranges during Lunar New Year is an offering of riches into your life.

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