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Learn how to make chocolates from the master

Ever wondered how we make our figurines and fresh ganaches? Tried making Easter eggs only to have them stick to the mould, or wondered…

Warning: this may make you drool. We’re now serving affogato at Motcomb St

Affogato, not to be confused with avocado, is one of our favourite treats, lovely as dessert or a mid-afternoon pickup-me-up, and we’ve recently started…

A chocolate making visionary he was a single minded, bright eyed, humorous, energetic, crazy, environmentalist

When an associate of Mott phoned me a week ago on Saturday night to tell me the news of the accident I was standing…

BBC Radio 4 – Food Programme, The chocolate world of Mott Green

The chocolate world of Mott GreenDuration: 28 minutesFirst broadcast: Sunday 16 June 2013The story of Mott Green, cocoa farmer and chocolate maker, who was…

It’s like Wallace and Gromit has met Roald Dahl: Mott Green’s Chocolate world on Radio 4

Yesterday Radio 4’s Food Programme showcased the life of Mott Green and the fulfilment of his dream to both produce and transport chocolate in…

What did chocolatier.co.uk think of our brownies?

The chocolate brownie: one of our favourite treats but also a subject of intense debate. Cakey or fudgy? Sweet or bitter? Crust or no…

Mott Green, 47, Dies – Founded Grenada Chocolate – NYTimes obituary

Mott Green, who emerged from a hermitlike existence in a bamboo hut in the jungle of Grenada to produce a coveted Caribbean delicacy —…

A tribute to David Friedman by his mother, Judith

I am Mott Green’s mother Judith Friedman, at more joyful moments in our lives known as the chocolate maker’s maker. Now with broken heart…

Leading Light: Sweet Rebel, passionate visionary with extraordinary drive and tenacity

Very occasionally in life you meet someone whom you know is extraordinary, who genuinely has an impact on the world around him or her…

Mott Green, Jewish anarchist chocolatier, dies aged 47

Mott Green (ne David Friedman), a visionary anarchist chocolatier who abandoned his upper-middle-class upbringing in favor of an idealistic, sustainable lifestyle, died June 1…