When it comes to taste and deliciousness, chocolate is gold. In fact, many ancient cultures used chocolate as a currency! It is also a great antioxidant, and most people around the world love the taste and feel of chocolate. Some studies say that chocolate has the power to lift the spirits of the people drinking or eating it. Not only kids, but even adults feel cravings for chocolate.
Considering just how special chocolate it and how much most humans have always loved it, it is no surprise that the trend of setting up chocolate fountains at weddings has spread like wildfire. And while a lovely chocolate fountain is quite awesome as it is, there are ways in which you can make it even more amazing. Here are some ways in which you can make your guest fall in love with the deliciousness of your wedding chocolate fountain.
Decorate the Chocolate Fountain: Use the combination of melted chocolate and hardened chocolate to create a wedding-themed chocolate fountain. Don’t worry about how it is done – the person who sets up the chocolate fountain will have the skills to decorate it according to your ideas. You could have a simple fountain set in a heart-shaped base, or you can go all the way and surround the chocolate fountain with a church, a couple and a whole wedding celebration made up from chocolate!
Flavor the Chocolate Fountain: Most of us are aware of only two major kinds of chocolates – sweet milk chocolate and dark chocolate. But, there are several varieties of chocolate (and other items like caramel, mint, honey, butterscotch) that can be mixed to make a special chocolate fountain. Sure, you will need to hire a specialist for the job, but the taste buds of your guests will thank you for the unique experience. You can also set up a special chocolate fountain for the adults and offer liquor-based chocolate!
Add Colors to the Chocolate: When you close your eyes and imagine a chocolate fountain, what you visualize is a brown or white fountain of chocolate. But, expert chocolate fountain creators have can create a chocolate fountain in different colors. If there are a number of kids at the wedding celebrations, you can create several different colors chocolate fountains and watch the kids lose their minds in delight!
Decorate with Dipping Items: For those that have not tried a chocolate fondue, the idea of dipping fruits and other stuff in chocolate may not seem like a good idea. But, there are varieties of dipping items that go well with chocolate. You can add conventional dipping items like marshmallows, pretzel sticks, peanut brittle, biscotti, sponge cake, and rice crispy treats.
You can also use fresh fruits like strawberry, pineapple, pears, apples, melon balls, mango, blueberries, blackberries, kiwi, as dipping items. In addition, you can have dried fruits frozen fruits and several other food items for dipping. By choosing different-colored dipping items, you can increase the decorative value of the chocolate fountain manifold.
These are some ideas that we have used to make chocolate fountains to add a ‘wow’ factor to wedding and other celebrations. Are there some more ways that you can think of? Please let us know in the comments.
Dax Vyas is associated with FestiveIce. Festive Ice is a one of the leading ice sculpture designer based in Ontario, Canada. It provides services regarding Ice Sculpture and Chocolate Fountain for wedding decorations. You can also connect him at Face book and twitter.