clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Now Open

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

New chocolate shops are popping up all over town, just in time for the holidays. "MarieBelle, a SoHo chocolatier, opened two weeks ago on the Upper East Side in a second-floor space...Tomorrow, Jacques Torres will open his third shop, his most elegant, with mirrors, marble, dark wood and crystal chandeliers on the Upper West Side...Vosges Haut-Chocolat, whose New York flagship is in SoHo, recently opened a store at 1100 Madison Avenue (83rd Street)." And, "Back downtown, Rhonda Kave just opened Roni-Sue's Chocolates in the Essex Street Market on the Lower East Side last week." [NY Times]