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Why is Lecithin used in Chocolate?

Hames Chocolates talk about why lecithin is used in chocolate products. What is the most popular lecithin in chocolate? and what are the alternatives to soya lecithin? Find out about botanical lecithins here.

Why chocolate can make the best promotional gifts

Lincolnshire based chocolate experts, Hames Chocolates explain the reasons why chocolate can make the best promotional gifts and how they can offer the complete solution for all your chocolate needs.

Statement RASFF Alert Contamination of Soy Lecithin

On 19 April 2022, the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF) alerted the European food and feed industry about the potential presence of peanut protein in soybean lecithin from India. Read how this is a potential problem in the chocolate and confectionery industry.

Hames Chocolate Expands its Bronze Range with Chocolate and Truffle Boxes

Lincolnshire chocolatiers, Hames Chocolates, has announced it is launching a new range – Hames Bronze Chocolate and Truffle Boxes – following the successful launch of its Bronze Chocolate Bars earlier this year.  Read more about this incredibly delicious range of British chocolates.

Lincolnshire chocolate maker sees sales more than double in 12 months, as businesses seek out British manufacturers

The pandemic and Brexit has made for a very interesting couple of years in the business world. Read about how one British chocolate manufacturer has weathered the storm.

Why you should try Hames salted caramel chocolate crowns, part of their Bronze Chocolate range!

If you haven’t tried Hames Salted Caramel Chocolates yet, you haven’t lived.! There are so many reasons why you should order some Hames Chocolates right now and try some for yourself. Firstly, you can thank us later as we know how good these things taste and we want to share that goodness with everyone. Secondly, we started making these salted caramel crowns only recently and they make a perfect chocolate gift for birthdays, Christmas, to make your family happy or sharing them with people you love.

British Chocolate Bars that promise to tantalise the taste buds

Learn about Hames Chocolate new premium Bronze chocolate bar range. With eight mouth-watering chocolate flavours (three milk, two white and three dark chocolate) to choose from and made using the finest chocolate, the Hames Bronze Chocolate Bar Range is available to order now!

The Growth of a Great British Chocolate Bar

Last year Hames, looking to make some of the best chocolate bars in the UK launched their Great British Chocolate bar range. Read about some of their best chocolate bars and how they tell their brand story in an authentic way. Inspired by a nation of chocolate lovers there are five chocolate bars in the range: sweet and creamy white chocolate bar, smooth milk chocolate bar, a high cocoa milk chocolate bar, rich, dark chocolate bar, and a 70% cocoa dark chocolate bar.

Lincolnshire Chocolatiers Taps into Consumer Trends with New Premium Chocolate Range

Learn more about Hames new Bronze Range of chocolate bars. Premium British chocolate available in a choice of eight flavours.

Hames Chocolates Launches New Range of Flavoured Hot Chocolate Bombes

Lincolnshire-based chocolatier, Hames Chocolates, has announced it is launching a new range of flavoured hot chocolate bombes that tap into the increasing popularity of hot chocolate. Find out more...

What are business branded Easter Eggs and five good reasons that you should send them?

Find out more about business branded Easter eggs and the reasons you should buy them.

Which egg is the best British vegan friendly Easter egg of 2021?

Learn about the two best British Vegan Easter Eggs of 2021, one is made with creamy mlk chocolate and the other a decadent dark version.