2021 Sofi Award Winners

sofi awards 2021

We’re proud to share that our 2021 Sofi award winners are our El Carmen 77% bar, Classic Milk bar and our El Carmen Hot Cocoa! The sofi awards recognize the best specialty foods from around the globe, and were dubbed the “Oscars of the food world” by Bloomberg.  This year we won awards in three…

We Won Twelve 2020 Academy of Chocolate Awards!

The Academy of Chocolate recently announced their 2020 Awards and we won 12 awards, including 3 gold!  They receive thousands of submissions from chocolate makers around the world and we’re very proud to receive so many honors. The Academy aims to improve the standard and knowledge of chocolate by promoting an understanding of the chocolate…

Almendra Hot Cocoa Wins Best in Competition

The International Chocolate Awards just announced the winners of their Drinking Chocolate Competition and we’re proud to announce our Asochivite Hot Cocoa won Silver and our Almendra Blanca Hot Cocoa won Gold! In addition the Almendra Blanca took home the prestigious “Best in Competition” award, being judged the best single product in the entire competition…

Three 2019 ICA World Finals Winners!

We’re proud to announce three of our bars won Silver at the International Chocolate Awards World Finals!  Winners were announced at the awards ceremony in Antigua, Guatemala on November 18th and represent the best of the best from bars crafted by chocolate makers worldwide.  Our winners this year are:  Ucayali 70%, Asochivite 77% & our…

International Chocolate Awards Gold!

It’s awards season and the International Chocolate Awards just released the results of their 2019 Americas competition – we’re proud to have won seven awards including Gold for our 100% Cacao bar! Check out the full list of winners at our award winners page!      

Good Food Awards Finalists Announced

The Good Food Foundation just announced Finalists for their 2020 Good Food Awards and two of our bars are on the list!  Our Special Reserve Las Palomas and Special Reserve Lawley’s Rum bars are both Finalists in the highly competitive Chocolate Category. For the past 10 years the Good Food Awards have honored companies producing…

We’re a Finalist for the 2019 ICA World Finals!

We’re very proud and excited to announce we’re a Finalist in the International Chocolate Awards World Finals Competition.  Each year the International Chocolate Awards holds regional competitions, and we were honored with several awards in the Americas region.  Regional winners are eligible for the World Finals, in which the best bars from around the world…

Academy of Chocolate Gold!

The Academy Chocolate just announced their 2019 winners and we’re very proud to have won eight awards, including Gold for our Putnam Rey Whiskey bar! For a complete list of winners check out our awards page!        

We won Six sofi™ Awards and Swept the Dark Chocolate Category!

We’re thrilled to announce we won six 2019 sofi™ Awards! The Specialty Food Association’s sofi™ Awards have been honoring the best and most innovative specialty food products for 47 years. These are the most respected awards in the food industry and we not only brought home six but our bars swept the dark chocolate category!…

Coming Soon to Boston Public Market

We’re excited to announce the upcoming opening our first retail store!  Starting June 1st we’ll have our very own space at the Boston Public Market.  Not only will all our award-winning bars be available for sale but you can taste them, too!  We’ll also sell our award-winning hot cocoa mix and something new – freshly…

Trillium Stout Bar & Beer is Here

We’re incredibly excited about our very first collaboration with the brew masters at Trillium Brewing!  We used over 100 bottles of their Imperial Milk Stout to make our extremely limited edition Maker’s Choice Trillium Milk Stout bar.  To fully capture the flavors of the stout we steeped our Esmeraldas nibs in it for 48 hours,…