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Celebrate Fall And National White Chocolate Day

According to the RCI Calendar besides being the first day of fall September 22nd, 2017 is known as National White Chocolate Day. So we have a few treats for white chocolate fans.

Even though the weather is surprisingly warm let’s talk hot chocolate. White chocolate truffle is high on the list of the most popular hot chocolates available from Gourmet du Village. They also make a no sugar added version. In flavoured options the new cookies and cream hot chocolate is a white truffle base. Of course there a host of other choices available in regular double truffle hot chocolate. All are priced at $1.29 each or 10 for $11.50.

In white chocolate we make several different barks. Choose from White Almond, Plain White, White Cranberry-Hazelnut, Cookies and Cream and White Gummy Bear barks. All chocolate is priced at $6.60 for 100g or $29.95 a pound.

Since autumn has begun this a good time to remind everyone about pumpkin pie fudge, now in store. This delicious treat has become more and more popular over the 30 plus years we have been making it. Its early arrival into the fudge cabinet this year has been met with great delight.

Lots of other fall flavours are in store as well. Why not come in today and pick up something to celebrate?

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It’s Here – Pumpkin Pie Fudge 2017

Pumpkin Pie FudgeThough at the moment our weather feels more like summer than fall, still autumn flavours are all around us. So in addition to Fall Fruit Medley fudge, now Pumpkin Pie fudge season has begun. This annual favourite has eager fans all over the place. Whether you need just a small taste or enough for a gathering, we can help. Live farther away? We’ll gladly ship some off to you so no one misses out.

Pumpkin Pie fudge will be available until October 31st.

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Maple Cinnamon Whole Bean Coffee

Do you fancy maple in your coffee as the leaves begin to turn? New from George J. Howe Coffee Roasters is Maple Cinnamon Coffee. Enjoy the delightful fragrance of their newest flavour while sitting admiring the leaves on weekends. It also makes an excellent iced coffee to share around the barbecue or on the patio. Yum!

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2017 Annual Dated Precious Moments Ornament

The arrival of annual dated ornaments is a signal summer is drawing to a close. Newly arrived is the 2017 Precious Moments ornament. May The Gift Of Love Be Yours This Season, #171002, is a little girl in a festive outfit holding a present. This piece retails at $31.95 and is available in very limited quantities.

On the hunt for other Precious Moments pieces? Just ask!

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Hot Chocolate Flavours Arriving

Hot Chocolate AssortmentThe first week of school is behind us. Days and evenings are cooler. What a perfect time for new hot chocolates to be arriving!

Cookies and Cream is the first new flavour of the 2017 season released by Gourmet du Village. Double Dark, best made with milk, has been brought back in new packaging. Some other popular flavours are also back in stock, including Toasted Coconut and Spicy Mexican. Why not enjoy S’mores or Salted Caramel varieties around the campfire? And don’t forget  Apple Cider and Pumpkin Pie season is rapidly approaching. Take the opportunity to stock up.

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