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Jul 24, 2007 07:16 PM

Vosges Chocolate Bacon Bar

I'm dying to try the new bacon bar. Does anyone know of any retailers in the DC/Balt metropolitan area? I actually live in Norfolk, and haven't had any luck there. But I'm in the metro area just about every week. I'll be in Batimore and Annapolis tomorrow and then in Bethesda & Tenley Park areas on Thursday.

Thanks so much!!

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  1. I'd call Dean & DeLuca in Georgetown Park first -- they used to stock Vosges.

    Is shopping the Vosges website an alternative?

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    1. re: bordeauxfan

      They're out of stock on the vosges website. AND...besides that, it's about $25 shipping for an order of up to $25 and it just goes up from there. Thanks for the rec on D&D, I'll give them a call.

    2. I've also seen Vosges bars at the Balduccis in McLean. I don't know whether the other branches carry them, but it's worth a shot.

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      1. re: msbo78

        I can report that the Balducci's in Bethesda doesn't carry any Vosges bars. :(

        10323 Old Georgetown Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814

        1. re: bokunenjin

          Really? I recently bought one there, and I'm pretty sure they have them at the Balducci's in DC too. They don't have the bacon bar, but they have a selection of 5-7 different bars.

      2. What is this chocolate bacon bar of which you speak? Sounds interesting -- is it an acquired taste or something your basic salty-sweet combo lover would enjoy?

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        1. re: pomme de terre

          The Curious Grape in Shirlington has them. They were featured in a Vosges Chocolate and wine tasting a couple of weeks ago. The bacon bar was paired with a big Argentinean Tempranillo. YUM!

            1. re: KOK

              Two great tastes that taste great together. Interestingly, I haven't heard any negative feedback on this chocolate bar. I'm on the hunt, I'll report back.

          1. World Market, at least in FFX is carrying them but not the bacon bar. I am now addicted to the chipolte chocolate bar. They have that, the cajun bar and the one with sea salt.

            1. If you're still looking, I saw them at Baigio Chocolate on 18th St near Adams Morgan. They're on 18th between T and Florida.

              Let us know how it tastes!

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              1. re: jsu

                Fabulous! I'm back home, but I'll be back in the city next week. I'll check 'em out. Thanks so much for the info!