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Find the Hot Chocolates Bunny in Downtown Courtenay

Find the Hot Chocolates Bunny in Downtown Courtenay

Spring is here and that means the annual appearance of the Hot Chocolates Bunny! From now until April 20th the #HCBunny will be hopping around Downtown Courtenay and select locations with a basket full of goodies. Please refer to the schedule for the best times for a #CVBunnySpotting. Use the hashtags on social media when you spot the bunny for the possibility of a surprise prize!
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We are hiring!!!

We are hiring!!!

ONLY IN-PERSON RESUME SUBMISSIONS PLEASE.

We are looking for individuals with exceptional customer service skills, an interest in fine chocolate and bakery products who are willing to work a flexible schedule. The learning curve is steep. The demands are high and the environment is busy and fun. Full-time and part-time options, permanent, long term, day time, weekday positions with some weekends.

Skills:
Food Safe or an interest in certification.
Ability to work with a highly skilled team.
Some retail food experience
Barista experience helpful
POS experience helpful
A proven ability to work independently and do what needs to be done (initiative)!
An eye for detail

If you are a person who gets enjoyment serving others and providing an “experience” for customers, please bring a resume to 368 - 5th Street marked Attention: Michele Henry, General Manager. Current references required.
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New Truffle

New Truffle

Meet the Fiercemild, for the true chocolate lover. Delicious, creamy, lightly salted 43.5% Venezuelan milk chocolate centre in a hand-dipped 85% Colombian varietal dark chocolate outer. Finished with cacao nib.  Available now in-store and online in our Choose Your Own Truffles option. This is chocolate decadence at its best.
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Proud Recipients of the Certificate of Excellence

Proud Recipients of the Certificate of Excellence

We are once again the recipient of the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence! Thank you so much for taking the time review us!
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Visiting the Comox Valley soon?

Visiting the Comox Valley soon?

"When I step off the ferry and onto Vancouver Island I’m awash by a sense of relief. Pushing north of Nanaimo my sister and I travel along a scenic coastal byway. Taking the ‘slow road’ I feel the hustle of my city routine fade away; life here seems so grounded." - Jennifer Hubbert

Coming for a quick visit or spending a few weeks exploring the Island, be sure to try ticking off a few adventures from this list:

https://www.bcmag.ca/50-things-to-do-in-the-comox-valley/

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Hoarding Hare Winner Announced

Hoarding Hare Winner Announced

The Hoarding Hare egg counting contest winner has been announced!

Marilyn Maxwell is our 2018 winner for the annual Easter contest. Marilyn tell us she had popped in the previous Saturday to enjoy a little outing and pick up her husband a piece of cake from Cakebread Artisan Bakery. Seeing the contest in the window, she jotted down her winning guess and went on to enjoy her day. We are so pleased that she did! Only 1 egg off, she won our largest chocolate bunny, Paul Bunnyan (24 inches of semi-solid Belgium chocolate), retail valued of $149. Congratulations Marilyn, it was a such a pleasure to have you as our winner!

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Proud Recipients of TripAdvisor's 2017 Certificate of Excellence

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Update on Dia de los Muertos donations for Unicef: Mexico!

Update on Dia de los Muertos donations for Unicef: Mexico!

Update on Dia de lo Muertos donations
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