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  1. Chocoholism
    L.A.’s Best Hot ChocolatesEven if the rain doesn’t materialize, you still want these.
  2. Coming Soon
    Chocovivo Posts Signage at New Culver City HomeThis stretch of Culver City is heating up to become the next booming stretch of the Westside.
  3. Chocoholism
    Madame Chocolat Sports Chocolate iPhones; Vosges Popping-up at The WBecause nothing says “I love you” better than a twelve-dollar chocolate bar given at the last conceivable minute.
  4. Chocoholism
    Where to Mediatate on Chocolate in a YurtThe Chocolate Invitational Festival is coming to Malibu this month.
  5. Relocations
    ChocoVivo Moving to Washington Blvd.Inevitably, we must ask if Mar Vista is the next trendy neighborhood to watch.
  6. Sweet Things
    Choclatique Releases Truffles We Can Believe InThe boutique’s new chocolates depict red elephants and blue donkeys.
  7. Coming Soon
    Madame Chocolat Opening Downtown Chocolate FactoryHasty Torres will also open four retail locations in L.A.
  8. Chocoholism
    Irvine Unleashes World’s Biggest Chocolate SculptureThe 18,239-pound sculpture is a faithful recreation of the Mayan temple at Chichen Itza.
  9. Freebies
    Free Bites of Bunny at Pann’s This SundayOh right, chocolate bunny, that is.
  10. Sweet Things
    Madame Chocolat Becomes A Lego ManiacHasty Torres adds the edible playthings to her choco-dipped Easter lineup.
  11. Mediavore
    Overeating Takes Toll on Seniors; How to Get a Liquor LicenseTime to take grandpa off the bear claws.
  12. Sweet Things
    Check Out a Dozen of L.A.’s Most Crazy Awesome New DessertsAnd just in case we’ve got you fiending for sugar, West L.A. just happens to be drowning in chocolate tomorrow.
  13. Chocoholism
    King’s Hawaiian Goes All Chocolate-yThe Torrance-based bakery has started its own line of single-origin chocolates and is adding chocolate-covered breakfast and baked goods to its roster.
  14. Openings
    ChocoVivo Soft-Opens in VeniceOwner Patricia Tsai recently gave a TED speech on her “bean to bar” business.
  15. Chocoholism
    Stone-Ground Chocolate Maker ChocoVivo Opening Abbot Kinney StorePatricia Tsai brings her “from the bean to the bar” philosophy to a fixed address in Venice.
  16. Chocoholism
    Compartes Chocolatier Sinks Its Fangs Into True Blood TrufflesWe haven’t seen such a violently delicious looking bite since Jordan Kahn cleaned up at the 2010 StarChefs gala.
  17. Chocoholism
    Amy’s Underground Dinner Offers Seven Courses of Chocolate, Snickertinis, And aPotential dishes at this underground “food rave” could be black bean milk chocolate cassoulet and grilled shrimp with white chocolate beurre blanc.
  18. Mediavore
    Number of U.S. Restaurants Goes Down; Cocoa Prices Go UpPlus, what to do when you hook up with a Top Chef.
  19. Closings
    Leonidas Slain in Santa Monica and Pasadena; Barefoot Busts in Mid-CityJamba Juice will take over the Belgian chocolate maker’s Third Street Promenade-adjacent store.
  20. Mediavore
    Egg Cartel Accused Of Inflating Prices; $50,000 Reward Offered in Killing ofAn alleged scheme finds egg farmers and a huge egg trade group killing hens to stifle the supply of eggs.
  21. Look Who’s Popping Up
    Jacques Torres Brings His Chocolate-Covered Cheerios and Santas to The WestThe East Coast sweets-maker is sharing space with House of Balsamic’s holiday pop-up.
  22. Chocoholism
    Come the Weekend, Oliverio Overdoses on ChocolateWhat, no chocolate stent for our hearts?!
  23. TV Land
    Real Housewife NeNe Leakes Doles Out Chocolate at Compartes TodayJonathan Grahm will show her the basics of chocolate-dipping.
  24. Mediavore
    Kardashian Bothered By Public Breastfeeding; Food Trucks Arrive At DisneylandThe socialite reality-show star Tweets about her disgust and California Adventure hosts mobile restaurants through August.
  25. Big Poppa
    Madame Chocolat Is Knot Playing for Father’s DayFinally, Dad has something to go with mom’s chocolate heels.
  26. Chocoholism
    Mysterious Mural Causes Chocolate CravingsBut does anyone know what it means?
  27. Chocoholism
    Madame Chocolat Plans Summer Pop-Ups and Grub Street Easter DiscountGet 15% off Easter purchases and a free chocolate egg for saying our name.
  28. Chocoholism
    Nom Nom Truck Collaborates with Compartes ChocolatierA food truck tries to sweeten Valentine’s Day shopping.
  29. Chocoholism
    Belmont Shores Will be a Chocolate City TomorrowA pie eating contest sweetens the deal.