The Basswood Boxes

Why basswood? When looking for a wood variety to create the Basswood collection, it was important for us to find… The Basswood Boxes

The Mahogany Boxes

Why mahogany? Our goal, when creating the mahogany line, was to handcraft the most beautiful chocolate gift box in the… The Mahogany Boxes

The history of chocolate

The discovery of Cocoa by the Olmecs The Olmecs (1500-400 BC) were almost certainly the first humans to consume chocolate, originally… The history of chocolate

The making of chocolate

In order to become the delectable confection that is universally-loved, cocoa beans must pass through a number of very delicate,… The making of chocolate

How to taste chocolate

France, Spain, Italy, Great Britain; every country has its unique traditions and specialties with respect to chocolate. From rich hot… How to taste chocolate

Chocolate benefits

Ancient Knowledge It all began with the ancient Olmecs, Aztecs and Incas, who discovered cocoa possessed properties that nourished and… Chocolate benefits

The cocoa tree

The cocoa tree (Latin Theobroma Cacao, meaning literally “food of the gods“) only grows in humid, tropical climates, with cultivation… The cocoa tree

The cocoa production worldwide

The Development of the World Market Global production of cocoa is concentrated effectively in the regions between 10° north and… The cocoa production worldwide

Fine dark chocolate gifts

Dark chocolate is like the Sophia Loren of the chocolate world. It’s sophisticated, mature, and still desirable as ever! There… Fine dark chocolate gifts