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Dining, SFoodie Chuck Siegel Confirms Rumors about Charles Chocolates Closing

Chuck Siegel Confirms Rumors about Charles Chocolates Closing

SFoodie has official word on the sudden closure of local confectioner Charles Chocolates as mentioned in this morning's Buzz Machine. Chuck Siegel confirmed to us that the company was unable to raise the necessary funds to move forward with expansion…
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Dining, SFoodie SFoodie Advent Calendar, Day 11: Edible Holiday Box from Charles Chocolates

SFoodie Advent Calendar, Day 11: Edible Holiday Box from Charles Chocolates

The SFoodie Advent Calendar counts down the days before Christmas/Nondenominationalwinterholiday, one treat at a time. "This might be a little bit big to fit in one of the little squares of your advent calendar," jokes Charles Chocolates owner Chuck Siegel…
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Dining, SFoodie Charles Chocolates Operates Virtual Goodie Factories for Online Game

Charles Chocolates Operates Virtual Goodie Factories for Online Game

Want to make your own Charles Chocolates creations? There's a video game called Chocolatier: Sweet Society for that. Charles Chocolates has teamed up with social networking game company PlayFirst for this venture, where players make their own chocolates in virtual…
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Dining, SFoodie Charles Chocolates Concludes Summer Movie Series in Wonkavision

Charles Chocolates Concludes Summer Movie Series in Wonkavision

For months, the Charles Chocolates factory in Emeryville has planned to show Charlie and the Chocolate Factory on Friday as the final and most appropriate installment of its summer movie series. But in an exciting twist of fate, the…
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Dining, SFoodie Mmm: Charles Chocolates Free Summer Movie Series

Mmm: Charles Chocolates Free Summer Movie Series

Chuck Siegel's excellent Charles Chocolates (6529 Hollis, Emeryville) continues its sweets-themed free Summer Movie Series this Friday, August 8, with Mostly Martha, a 2001 German romantic comedy. While not specifically about chocolate, the film follows the travails of a…
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Music, All Shook Down Chuck Siegel of Charles Chocolates and his 6700 Square Foot Candy Kingdom

Chuck Siegel of Charles Chocolates and his 6700 Square Foot Candy Kingdom

“Talk about your childhood wishes/You can even eat the dishes...” --“Candy Man” from Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory It’s been a year and change since we first met local artisan chocolatier Chuck Siegel of Charles Chocolates. In that…
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Chuck and the Chocolate Factory

Last year was a dark one for chocolate lovers. In July 2005 the Hershey Co. acquired Berkeley's Scharffen Berger; in August, it gobbled up San Francisco's Joseph Schmidt. Sweet-toothed locals were certain this development would be the death knell for…
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