Daniel Schreiber

Daniel Schreiber

Group donates $30,000 for teaching kitchen

URBANA — Flatlander Food Foundry is donating nearly $30,000 to help cover the costs of equipping Common Ground Food Co-Op's teaching kitchen, the group announced last week.

The Flatlander Fund was organized in July 2010, shortly after the death of chocolate entrepreneur Daniel H. Schreiber, to help carry out his visions.

Life remembered: Friends recall Daniel Schreiber's passion, zest for ideas

URBANA – To those who knew him, Daniel H. Schreiber was a passionate young man full of life and quirky ideas, always ready to take on a new project.

Local chocolate maker to start selling his product

I wrote a story about Urbana chocolate maker Dan Schreiber late last year. Since then, he's continued to test his product and pursue selling his chocolate in the retail market. You can read all about his most recent efforts on his blog.

UI grad student turning beans to bars of chocolate

URBANA – Daniel Harry Schreiber is fairly positive he's the only person in Illinois who makes his own chocolate.

That's right, he buys fair-trade, organic cacao beans (his most recent investment came in the form of a 110-pound bag from Panama) and, through processes full of careful calculations and obvious passion, carefully transforms them into chocolate.