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RECIPE: Californian Almond, Candied Orange & Coconut Mendiant
1st Apr 2021 | Posted by The Chocolatier | Credit Leo Gong Photography

RECIPE: Californian Almond, Candied Orange & Coconut Mendiant

Developed by Aneesh Popat (The Chocolatier) on behalf of the Almond Board of California.www.almonds.com Ingredients Serves: 20 dark chocolate discs and 20 milk chocolate discs 200g Milk Chocolate200g Dark Chocolate40 Almonds40 Coconut Flakes40 strips, Orange peel (3-4cm) Preparation The day before you make the men …
RECIPE: ANEESH POPAT’S ULTIMATE CHOCOLATE TART
20th Dec 2020 | Posted by Aneesh Popat

RECIPE: ANEESH POPAT’S ULTIMATE CHOCOLATE TART

Earlier this year I made one of my all-time favourite recipes on BBC's Nadiya Bakes. After many many requests I am sharing this recipe. It is a very simple recipe but incredibly delicious. Of course, with such few ingredients quality chocolate is paramount. After all, in a water ganache, water being flavourless all you will taste is chocolate, so it needs to be the precious kind. I hope you enjoy making and eating this delight as much as I do. Prep time: 15 minutes. Cook time: 20 …
Colgate Chocolate Lips
19th Mar 2020 | Posted by The Chocolatier

Colgate Chocolate Lips

Colgate commissioned Aneesh to develop a red chocolate lip which would conceal behind it a new-to-launch toothpaste held by a beautiful printed smile. The chocolate lips had the colgate instagram tag @colgateuk and hashtag #PoutFree engraved on to them. Made from a red tinted luxury white chocolate this chocolate lip stretched a generous 23cm!
BBC Audio Drama Awards' Chocolates
19th Mar 2020 | Posted by Aneesh Popat

BBC Audio Drama Awards' Chocolates

To celebrate the BBC Audio Drama Awards and to thank the esteemed judges we provided bespoke chocolate boxes with beautiful matt purple paper and silver foiling. The box showcased a selection of our favourite flavours and some specials including rhubarb, sea-buckthorn, mango and cranberry.
Peru 2019
15th Feb 2020 | Posted by Aneesh Popat

Peru 2019

In October of 2019 I was taken to Alto El Sol, a plantation in Peru who supply beans to Cacao Barry - a brand who we work closely with for our origin chocolate supply. It was my first trip to plantation although not my first encounter with a real cacao tree. My first face to 'face' experience was at The Eden Project in Cornwall where I unexpextedly stumbled across the tree in their Tropical Biome. I wept under the tree remnisicing all the moments I had spent for years with chocolate. I expected …