Daniel’s Delights Colombia Dark Milk 40% 87/100

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This bar is made using couverture from Casa Luker in Colombia. Once harvested, Casa Luker process the cocoa in the country of origin before shipping couverture to Europe. Where Daniel’s Delights turn them into one of their chocolate bars at their workshop in Stoke. Continue reading

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Willie’s Cacao ‘Pure Gold’ Venezuela Sur Del Lago 100% 86.5/100

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Translated roughly as south of the lake, these beans are grown just south of lake Maracaibo in Venezuela, not too far from where the famed porcelana grows. Once harvested the beans are shipped to Uffculme, a small town in Devon to Willie’s factory, where using antique machinery Willie begins the process of turning them into one of his delectable single estate cacao bars. Continue reading

Chief Chocolate Officer for Aldi ‘Specially Selected’ 53% Dark Chocolate Blueberries, Blackberries & Violet 81.5/100

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This range of chocolate has been designed by Chief Chocolate Officer for Aldi ‘Specially Selected’ to be paired with wines from Aldi’s Exquisite Collection. This bar being designed specifically to pair with Aldi’s Argentina Uco Valley Malbec, as well as generally with other full bodied reds. Chief Chocolate Officer’s wider chocolate range is designed to pair with grape varietals based on the UK’s six most popular wine grapes. Continue reading

Chief Chocolate Officer for Aldi ‘Specially Selected’ 30% Milk Chocolate Berries, Maple & Nutmeg 83/100

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This range of chocolate has been designed by Chief Chocolate Officer for Aldi ‘Specially Selected’ to be paired with wines from Aldi’s Exquisite Collection. This bar being designed specifically to pair with Aldi’s Spain Marques de Carrion 2013 Rioja Reserva, as well as generally with other medium body reds. Chief Chocolate Officer’s wider chocolate range is designed to pair with grape varietals based on the UK’s six most popular wine grapes. Continue reading

Chief Chocolate Officer for Aldi ‘Specially Selected’ 30% Milk Chocolate Orange, Green Apple & Honey 85.5/100

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This range of chocolate has been designed by Chief Chocolate Officer for Aldi ‘Specially Selected’ to be paired with wines from Aldi’s Exquisite Collection. This bar being designed specifically to pair with Aldi’s Australia Clare Valley Riesling, as well as generally with other dry white wines. Chief Chocolate Officer’s wider chocolate range is designed to pair with grape varietals based on the UK’s six most popular wine grapes. Continue reading