Salt Lake City's Top Chocolate Shops

Salt Lake City's Top Chocolate Shops

Salt Lake City, nestled amidst the majestic mountains of Utah, is quietly emerging as a paradise for chocolate aficionados. This scenic city, known for its vibrant outdoor life and historical...
February 27, 2024
Kekao February Chocolate Subscription

Kekao February Chocolate Subscription

Let's take a closer look at what chocolates you can expect to receive this month with the Kekao Box.  Svenska Kakao Svenska Kakao specializes in crafting luxurious artisan bean-to-bar chocolate, utilizing...
February 12, 2024
The Best 80% Dark Chocolate Bars

The Best 80% Dark Chocolate Bars

80% dark chocolate strikes a unique balance in the world of chocolate, appealing to those who prefer a richer, less sweet flavor. It's a category that has grown in popularity...
January 26, 2024
Top 15 Must-Try American Chocolate Bars

Top 15 Must-Try American Chocolate Bars

In the world of gourmet chocolate, American craft chocolatiers are carving out an impressive niche with their unique take on bean-to-bar creations. These American chocolate bars, far from your average...
January 25, 2024
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Baiani Chocolate

Chocolate Purveyors: Tuta and Juliana Aquino

Chocolate Purveyors is a blog series where we connect and discuss everything chocolate with both makers and enthusiasts. This discussion is with Tuta and Juliana, founders of Baiani Chocolate. Baianí chocolate...
January 13, 2024
Kekao January Chocolate Subscription

Kekao January Chocolate Subscription

Let's take a closer look at what chocolates you can expect to receive this month with the Kekao Box.    Amano Chocolate Amano Artisan Chocolate is a small-batch craft chocolate maker based...
January 01, 2024
Why You Need to Try Bean-to-Bar Chocolate

Why You Need to Try Bean-to-Bar Chocolate

The bean-to-bar chocolate movement, represents a commitment to quality and transparency in chocolate making. It involves chocolatiers overseeing the entire chocolate production process, from sourcing the cacao beans to crafting...
December 07, 2023
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Kekao December Chocolate Subscription

Kekao December Chocolate Subscription

Let's take a closer look at what chocolates you can expect to receive this month with the Kekao Box.    Akesson's Chocolate Akesson's Organic Chocolate is the first "Tree to Bar"...
December 02, 2023
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Belu Cacao Emily de Urias Interview

Chocolate Purveyors 3- Emily de Urías

Chocolate Purveyors is a blog series where we connect and discuss everything chocolate with both makers and enthusiasts. This discussion is with Emily de Urías from Belu Cacao. It was a sunny Sunday...
November 17, 2023
Chocolate Purveyors 2 - Samuel Maruta

Chocolate Purveyors 2 - Samuel Maruta

When I was first introduced to craft chocolate, one of the early chocolate bars I tasted was Marou's Dak Lak 70%, the bar instantly became one of my favorites and can be found in my stash at all times. After tasting the bar, I read about Marou's origins and was intrigued. Not many chocolate makers use Vietnamese cacao and there is even fewer Vietnamese bean to bar chocolate makers. I reached out to Samuel and was ecstatic when he accepted to participate in our interview. 

November 16, 2023
How to taste chocolate

How To Taste Chocolate Like An Expert

As a Kekao Box subscriber, you are on your way to taste the wonderful world of delicious chocolate bars and becoming a chocolate connoisseur! To truly appreciate chocolate, the first...
November 12, 2023
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The Best Chocolate Bars to Gift This Christmas

The Best Chocolate Bars to Gift This Christmas

As the festive season approaches, the search for the perfect Christmas gift becomes a delightful challenge. Among the potential presents, chocolate bars stand out as a Christmas favorite, offering both...
November 08, 2023