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In The News

May 2016

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Forbes

Second Acts: Why Shawn Askinosie Dumped His Law Career To Make Chocolate


April 2016

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Cup of Jo

Food Experts Share Their Biggest Lessons 


February 2017

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Goop

The Good-for-You Chocolate Guide

 

 

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Bloomberg

Little Chocolate's Big Moment


January 2017

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ZAGAT

8 Top Bean to Bar Chocolate Makers


December 2016

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Vanity Fair

Holiday Gift Guide


September 2016

 

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PAPER

1,000 Beautiful People: Food Mavericks

 

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Better Homes & Gardens

The Style Files

 


August 2016

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Fortune

When Lawyers Ditch Corp. Life for Choc and Beef Jerky

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Food Republic

Confectioner: Askinosie Chocolate

 

 

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Feast Magazine

Feast 50 Awards: Best Chocolatier

 


July 2016

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Grub Street 

The Neurotic Eater's Grocery List

 

 


May 2016

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Columbia Missourian

Honorary Degree Recipient Tells Graduates to Find Their Vocation

 


March 2016

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Cool Hunting

Askinosie Whiskey Dark Chocolate

 


February 2016

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Refinery29

Valentine's Gifts That Will Save You From A Cheap Box of Chocolates

 

 

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NPR

For A Misosuri Bean to Bar Chocolate Maker, It's Not Just About the Candy

 

 

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Eater 

What It Really Takes to Make Artisan Chocolate

 

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Sprudge

7 Sensual Coffee Chocolates for Valentine's Day




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American Express

 Beyond the Farmer's Market: How Artisanal Companies Scale

 


January 2016

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Forbes

One of the 25 Best Small Companies In America


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Cool Hunting

Featuring Our Chocolate Covered Malt Balls

 

  


December 2015

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Cup of Jo

2015 Gift Guide

 

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USA Today

No Golden Ticket Needed: Chocolate Factory Tours Around the USA

 

 

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Real Simple

6 Stocking Stuffer Foodies Will Love

 

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Cooking Light

Good Food: Askinosie 70% Nibble Bar


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Tasting Table

Holiday Pantry

 


November 2015

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Bon Appetit

The Bon Appetit 2015 Gift Guide

 

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Oprah

Dingo Cookies Recipe

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Good Food Awards

2016 Finalists

  

 

 


October 2015

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A Beautiful Mess

Pumpkin Thumbprint Cookies

 

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USA Today

10 Best: Sweets From Chocolate Obessed Cartoonist Sandra Boynton

  


September 2015

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International Chocolate Awards

2014 World Winners Feature

 

 


August 2015

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Camille Styles

Dark Chocolate & Coffee Ice Cream

   

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Tasting Table

Bar Hopping: Why You Should Eat More Chocolate Bars This Summer

 

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Gothamist

A Guide to Craft Chocolate and Where to Find it in NYC

 

 

 

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Sprudge

High Fashion Coffee in Harajuku at the Cup

 

 

 

Feast

Chocolate Noise

Best of the Midwest-- Best Chocolatier 

 

 

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American Express

How To Maintain Brand Authenticity As You Grow Your Business

 

 

  


July 2015

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The Atlantic

Breakfast with Zeke Emanuel

 

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The Washington Post

Breakfast Isn't A Sport. Zeke, One of the Brothers Emmanuel, Would Beg To Differ 

 

 

 

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Chocolate Noise

Askinosie: It's Not About the Chocolate, It's About the Chocolate 


May 2015

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A Beautiful Mess

What to Keep Stocked for Quick and Easy Parties

 

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Allure

Blake Lively shows Askinosie Chocolate some social media love

  


April 2015

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The Kitchn

Chocolate-Maker Shawn Askinosie Explains His Idea of Success

 

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Travel and Leisure

Go Ahead, Plan Your Entire Trip Around Chocolate

  

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Seth Godin

Terroir

 

 


March 2015

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Springfield News Leader

MU Alumni, Shawn Askinosie credits college with providing him foundation to make his dream of helping people a reality

 

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Wall Street Journal

Why Small Cities Are the Best Places to Eat in America

  


February 2015

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The New York Times

Chocolate Gifts for Valentine's Day

 

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Food & Wine

Chocolate Tasting Notes: How to ID Your New Favorite Chocolate Bar Based on Its Origin

 

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USA Today

Made in the Ozarks: 40 original flavors of the region

 

 

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PASTE Magazine

7 Out-of-the-Box Valentine's Day Chocolates

 

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Real Simple

6 Valentine's Day Gifts for Food Lovers

 

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Tasting Table

The Best Chocolates for Every Valentine

 

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ZAGAT

10 Bean-to-Bar Chocolate Desserts You Need to Try

 

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Ruth Reichl, former NYT and LA Times restaurant critic and 6-time James Beard Award Winner

Random Notes from LA

 

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Target

Target’s 2015 Expanded Made to Matter Collection is a Wellness Win

 

 

 


January 2015

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Ruth Reichl, former NYT and LA Times restaurant critic and 6-time James Beard Award Winner
What I Discovered at the Good Food Marketplace

 

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National Geographic- The Plate

Resolutions for 2015: Buy the Change You Want to See in the World

 


December 2014

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bon appetit

December Gift Guide

 

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Feast

How Shawn Askinosie is Making Springfield's Askinosie Chocolate a National Player

 


November 2014

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GQ

50 Best Things to Eat and Drink Right Now

 

 

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Beautiful Mess

Flourless Chocolate Cake

 

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The Christian Science Monitor

A Chocolate Factory with a Higher Purpose

 


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Huffington Post

Check Out Shawn Askinosie's Contributing Blog Posts to Huffington Post

 


October 2014

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The Guardian

The Craft Coffee Trend: It's Pricey, But Farmers Aren't Getting Rich

 

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Napaman.com

This Chocolate Bar Belongs in the Museum of Modern (Edible) Art!

 


September 2014

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Bakepedia 

Askinosie Chocolate's Chocolate University

 


July 2014

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MSNBC 

Lawren Askinosie Live Appearance on MSBNC News Nation feat. Askinosie Chocolate

 


June 2014

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Markets of New York City 

Askinosie Chocolate: Bringing The World Together One Bean At A Time

 

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Williams-Sonoma 

Ice Cream Social: Jeni Britton Bauer of Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams

 


March 2014

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Epicurious 

Move Over Nutella- Nine Alternative Chocolate Hazelnut Spreads

 


April 2014

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La Petraia

Raising the Bar- Shawn Askinosie and His Chocolate

 


February 2014

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American Express OPEN Forum

Choices: 'Why I Share My Profits With My Suppliers'

 

 

 

  

USA Today

USA Today

Seven Great Chocolate Factory Tours Worth Taking

 

  

USA Today

USA Today

Valentine's Surprise: Unexpected Chocolate Destinations

 

 

 

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USA Today

The Emerging World of Small Batch Chocolate

 

 


January 2014

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Sprudge

Social Justice, Localism, And Chutney: A Closer Look At The Good Food Awards

 

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Paper Magazine

the sweet spot: From Missouri to Tanzania in Search of Chocolate

 

 

 

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Candyindustry.com

2014 Good Food Award winners announced

 

 

 


December 2013

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Bon Appetit

Gift Ideas for Sweet Lovers

 

 

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MSN

Ready, Set, Shop

 

 

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InStyle

Holiday Gift Guide 2013

 

 

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Wall Street Journal

White Chocolate, a Blank Slate for Flavor, Wins Converts

 

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Beautiful Mess

Holiday Gift Guide

 

 


November 2013

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Shawn’s passion is chocolate

 

 

 

 

 


September 2013

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Style.com/Kylie Minogue

Spread the Word: A Decadent New Chocolate Fix

 


March 2013

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NY Times

Catching Up with Chocolatier Shawn Askinosie

 

 


February 2013

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Saveur

White Magic

  

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bon appetit

The 14 Best Chocolates in America 

  

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Saveur

Bean-To-Bar Chocolate Makers Dare To Bare How It’s Done

 


July 2012

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Huffington Post

Food Informants Shawn Askinosie

 


July 2011

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O, the Oprah Magazine

Meet 15 Guys Who Are Saving the World

 

 

 

 


February 2011

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O, the Oprah Magazine

A Lesson in Chocolate (and Good Will)

 

 


September 2010

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American Chocolate Hazelnut Paste

 

 


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Bon Appetit

Named among America’s Best Chocolate


 

 

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Southern Living

The South’s Best Chocolate