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28th Apr 2017

Artisan Confections Heart-shaped chocolates are also the rage at Gabriella Chocolates & Confections during Valentine’s. This local, artisan chocolatier is the brainchild of Nancy and Mike Byrne, a … read more
How to make Brandied Cherries Ice Cream

How to make Brandied Cherries Ice Cream

Posted by Nancy Byrne - Gabriella Chocolate & Confections Pastry Chef on 12th Oct 2016

Brandied Cherries Ice CreamVanilla Custard Sauce for Ice CreamMakes approximately 3 CupsEgg Yolks………………..6 (about ½ Cup)Granulated Sugar……½ Cup + 1 Tablespoon (5oz)Half-and-Half…………..2 CupsVanil … read more
19  Craft beers served with select cheese and chocolates

19 Craft beers served with select cheese and chocolates

Posted by Mike Byrne- written by: Ann Marie O'Phelan, Special to Coastal Life on 16th Apr 2016

At Papillon Champagne & Wine Bar there is no TV and no live music. Instead, there’s appealing background music, understated, yet sophisticated décor, soft, inviting lighting and thoughtful ar … read more
Chocolate, Chocolate, It's Good For Your Heart, Study Finds

Chocolate, Chocolate, It's Good For Your Heart, Study Finds

Posted by Gabriella Chocolates & Confections- Written by Allison Aubrey on 22nd Jun 2015

Here's a sweet notion: Eat a little chocolate each day and you could be doing your heart a favor. A new study published in the journal Heart found that habitual chocolate eaters had a lower risk … read more