Best Brands for Cooking with Chocolate
If all of this has you wondering where to begin with your delicious chocolate sweet treats, rest assured that most recipes state the exact type of chocolate the recipe requires.
Beyond Baker's Chocolate brand, another popular baking chocolate manufacturer is Ghirardelli, which you may also be able to purchase at your local grocery store. Other brands that you might like to try include Scharffen Berger, Callebaut or Valrhona Manjari.
Best Brands for Cocoa
You should be able to find Nestle, Hershey's and Ghirardelli's unsweetened cocoa at your local grocery store. Valrohona Manjari and Scharffen Berger also offer unsweetened cocoa.
Best Brands for Semisweet Chocolate Chips
Grocery stores generally carry Nestle Semisweet Chocolate Chips, a perennial favorite for the company's famous Tollhouse chocolate chip cookie recipe. Other brands that are delicious and readily available include Hershey's and Ghirardelli's.