Chocolate is one of the good things in life and who better to help you indulge your passion than Willie Harcourt-Cooze. With over 150 delicious recipes, from biscuits and cakes to ice creams and puddings, Willie's Chocolate Bible is essential reading for chocolate lovers everywhere.It was in Venezuela that Willie Harcourt-Cooze discovered his lifetime passion for chocolate, bought a hacienda and planted 10,000 cacao trees. From his factory in Devon he makes chocolate from bean to bar.
Willie Harcourt-Cooze grew up on a windswept island off the west coast of Ireland where a childhood spent making cheese, smoking fish and pickling fruit inspired his enduring passion for food and adventure. After travelling in Asia and South America, it was in Venezuela that Willie discovered his lifetime passion for chocolate, bought a hacienda and planted 10,000 cacao trees. His first book, Willie's Chocolate Factory Cookbook, was published by Hodder & Stoughton in 2009. He lives with his wife Tania and their three children in Devon and makes chocolate from bean to bar.