Chocolate- no one can hate this. Everyone loves chocolate. And for all chocolate lovers chocolate fountain is a mouth watering term. Usually there are two types of chocolate fountains- commercial chocolate fountain and home chocolate fountain. Commercial chocolate fountains are used mainly in professional environments such as catering, wedding; hotel etc. the size of commercial chocolate fountains are ranges from 20 inches to 50 inches.
Depending on the size of the model, commercial chocolate fountains can hold up to 35 pounds of chocolate. Size of home chocolate fountains can be up to 19 inches and they can hold up to 6 pounds of chocolate. In the market you will find home or commercial chocolate fountain for sale.
There are some websites also where you will find online chocolate fountain for sale. Free ship is also provided by some retail & wholesales company. These days chocolate fountain is gaining popularity amongst party organizers. Now many people are using chocolate fountains in places where social gatherings take place such as catering, wedding, hotel etc.
The advantage of chocolate fountain is that it can be treated as desert or appetizer. If you have plenty of heavy foods in your occasion then you can save it for the end. And in those occasions where there are relatively lighter foods, you can use it at the same time with those foods. Another advantage of chocolate fountain is that you can dip almost anything in chocolate. Anything which tastes good with some chocolate, you can serve those foods or dishes with the chocolate fountain.
Some fruits like kiwi, bananas and strawberries or some snacks like marshmallows, cookies and pretzels are can be served with chocolate. You should not dip fruits like watermelon or some soft foods like cake because that may crumble if you try to dip and thus can disturb the chocolate flow of the fountain.
If you are running low on budget yet you want to have a chocolate fountain in some of your occasion then do not fear, you can do it yourself. With a little effort you can add more sweetness in some occasions by doing it yourself. If you do not want to do it by yourself then also there are some catering companies which give chocolate fountain on rent by spending very little amount of money. Chocolate fountain can be usually rented at hourly rate and it is used for three hours maximum as you need it when deserts and appetizers are served.
Chocolates that are used in these types of fountain are usually found in twenty five pound packages which are enough for almost four hundreds guests. You should make sure that the chocolate you are using contains at least 32 percent cocoa butter to ensure the smooth flowing of the chocolate fountain. Chocolate fountain acts as a fondue and huge variety of foods can be places along with the fountain. Some people also use chocolate fountains at their home but it is mainly used in social gatherings such as catering, wedding, hotel etc. Use of chocolate fountain adds some extra flavor in the party where it is used.
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