Notes: New chocolate emporium opening this weekend in Old Town

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Chocolate cake (staff photo by James Cullum)

A new chocolate emporium is opening this weekend in Old Town, Alexandria Living Magazine reported.

Madame Coco: Emporium & Everything Chocolate is opening at 103 S. St. Asaph Street. The new chocolate shop will also double as a tarot card reading spot, the owner told ALXnow.

“I’m sourcing chocolate from all over the world,” Armstrong told ALXnow. “I believe I can this can turn this into something really special. I really would like to find a small group of people who would be interested in partnering.”

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