As the April showers bring May flowers and the summer is on the horizon, we are ready for Cholaca in…everything!!! This month is packed with tons of fun events, new Cholaca recipes, the best summer chocolate brews, and exciting Cholaca fueled activities to enjoy all summer long!
At the beginning of the month, grab your sombreros and prepare to spend your Cinco de Mayo drinking our new favorite Mexican Chocolate Stout from Copper Kettle Brewing Company! Next, keep a close eye via social media to get the most creative ideas for you and your Mom to do this Mothers Day! Then, mid-month, celebrate American Craft Beer Week with Cholaca (May 15-21). Stay tuned for contests, parties, and discussion panels surrounding our knowledge, passion, and progress with new breweries and Chocolate Beers. Finally, we will be wrapping up the month with a rockin’ Memorial Day weekend – introducing new seasonal recipes, special deals, and the ideal ways to kick off your summer with Cholaca in everything. Catch the Cholaca Summer buzz!
Cinco de Mayo
As part of their commitment to supporting a healthy planet, Copper Kettle Brewing Company is excited to be making their GABF gold medal winning-Mexican Chocolate Stout now with special ingredient Cholaca. As a dedication to the planet and a celebration of Cinco de Mayo they will be offering their Mexican Chocolate Stout on special with 50% of the proceeds of the stout being donated to Yellow Seed. Go to cholaca.com/promotions for more info.
Cinco de Coffee
Stop by Loco Artisan Coffee House for their special Cinco de Mayo promotion. They are offering a special dollar off for any drink that has Cholaca in it all day long. Be sure to drop in and try their signature Mayan Hot Chocolate, a Cholaca Mocha, an Iced Cholaca Espresso and more!
What better way to celebrate your mom this Mother’s Day than with a little taste of Chocolate and a picnic to enjoy it with her? Follow us on facebook.com/cholaca where we’ll be sharing recipes and ideas for making this Mothers Day your Mom’s favorite one yet by suggesting delicious Cholaca inspired items you can make and then enjoy together over a memorable picnic she will love to eat up! Enjoy Cholaca in…everything! And, especially in one of these yummy recipes below as they are a great way to show your mom you love her. For a fun twist, pack it all up in a simple wicker basket with a blanket and whisk her away for a relaxing picnic outside for your special Mothers Day celebration.
Can’t think of a present for her? Check out this DIY Cholaca Face Mask you can make for your Mom using Cholaca, Sugar, Honey, and oil. Your mother’s skin is guaranteed to thank you later! Show your love for your Mom by baking her Cholaca Heart Cookies! Check out the full recipe plus more here!
American Craft Beer Week
For American Craft Beer Week, May 15-21, Cholaca will be celebrating the week with #cholacacheers for craft chocolate beers! Upload a picture to the Cholaca Facebook Page during ACB week of you enjoying a chocolate beer with #cholacacheers and EVERY picture uploaded will receive a FREE 32oz Cholaca (while supplies last). This is the same Cholaca used to brew the world’s best craft chocolate beers! And, our pure liquid cacao ingredient is now yours to have a enjoy at home in any recipe you choose to make, enjoy Cholaca in…everything!
Special Tapping at Left Hand Brewery
Thursday May 18th
Enjoy another Cholaca brewed beer by Left Hand called “Festival Fanatic,” a delicious chocolate stout. Cholaca will be at this event with pure liquid cacao sampling, and giveaways as the featured “special ingredient” in this new chocolate porter. Join us to try this new chocolate beer, while taking a picture of you enjoying it, so you can enter our online #cholacacheers photo contest. Guests will also have the opportunity to win a free pint of the Festival Fanatic if they use the hashtags #cholacacheers and #LongmontsLivingRoom in their postings.
Visit our list of 2017 Chocolate Beers here, and celebrate American Craft Beer week with any of our amazing brewery partners. Plus, like us online at our Chocolate Beer Lovers Facebook Page to stay up to date with all upcoming exciting events, promotions, and news from this special week!
Fuel Your Memorial Day with Cholaca
Get ready to kick off the summer, Memorial Day weekend with brand new Cholaca recipes to make outside with your family and friends on those warm summer nights! Inspired by backyard camping, picnics and barbecues, Cholaca is bringing you a new BBQ sauce grill recipe and a deliciously inventive Cholaca S’mores recipe! Subscribe to our Youtube channel to get the first peak at these recipe videos!
It’s National Strawberry Month!
Did you know that May is National Strawberry Month?! Don’t miss out on our recipes for Cholaca Covered Caramel Strawberries and Cholaca Fondue – perfect for your summer picnic, delicious snack, healthy dessert, and more!
Plus, celebrate Strawberry season with our grocery partner Whole Foods Market! Check in with their seasonal Strawberry sale pricing all month long as they bring in the freshest berries!