is an International Chocolate Judge and Food Innovation Consultant who helps individuals and companies taste the best chocolate, desserts and bakery items available in the UK.
Jen delivers entertaining and informative group sessions on chocolate for companies and private groups, and helps retailers and manufacturers develop innovative and on-trend products in the chocolate, bakery, dessert, breakfast, plantbased, snacks and food-to-go categories.
Explore this site to find a directory of British and Irish chocolatiers and chocolate makers, show notes for Jen's weekly "The Next Delicious Thing" podcast or to find out how to book a tour or online chocolate tasting with Jen or one of her team.
Knowledge and insight that leads to new product development and increased sales.
Jennifer is a regular on radio and television discussing food trends and all things chocolate.
Chocolate Ecstasy Tours, Taste Tripper and Mystery Chocolate Tastings have also received wide coverage.
Jen is, or has been, a judge for the food awards below. Including serving on the Grand Jury for both Chocolate Awards and as a Chocolate Expert for the Great Taste Awards and Which? Magazine.
From March 2018 - February 2019 Jen wrote a weekly email summarising her food discoveries. These are achived below. She's reignited her summaries as a weekly podcast starting in September 2021. It's mostly chocolate, pastries and cake but there will be a mix of supermarket items, recipes tried and restaurant dishes enjoyed, too. Listen on your preferred podcast platform and sign up to receive the list and the listen reminder via email: