Visit these chocolate shops for Valentine’s Day or any time of year when that sweet tooth craving bites.
As most everyone knows, chocolate contains mood elevators called opioids that dull pain and give a sense of well-being. It also has natural uppers like caffeine, sugar and phenylthalymine, which gets the heart pounding a little faster resulting in a slight “high.” Jan. 27 is National Chocolate Cake Day, so now you have even more of an excuse to indulge in a slice. Whether you’re looking for a slice or the whole cake, these places promise the best chocolate cake in town.
While Los Angeles hasn’t caught on to the Bean to Bar movement, there are a handful of artisan chocolatiers producing notable products.