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2017 Recognitions & Awards

click heading above to see a list of the specific Zak's products that received these 2017 recognitions

  

   

Friday, August 25, 2017/Author: Jim/Number of views (63)/Comments (0)/
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OPEN HOUSE CHOCOLATE SAMPLING

NATIONAL CHOCOLATE DAY CELEBRATION

Sample your way around the world of single-origin craft chocolates

October 28 from 4:00 - 8:00pm at Zak's Chocolate



10/28/2016 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM/Author: Jim/Number of views (384)/Comments (0)/
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Zak's Single-Origin Brownie Flights Featured in Phoenix New Times

"This is not your grandma's brownie"

 

"This is a serious chocolate pastry that will make you rethink all previous brownie experiences.

Tasting single origin chocolate in its bar form is a great way to develop a deeper appreciation for chocolate as an artisan product, but tasting it in brownie form was a totally different experience, which somehow highlighting the subtle, and not-so-subtle differences even better."

Click here to see the full article

 

 

Monday, September 4, 2017/Author: Jim/Number of views (36)/Comments (0)/
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Edible Phoenix Article

Tasting Artisanal Chocolate in Arizona

"Embracing old methods and new flavors to go beyond commercial chocolate."

We are honored to be featured in Edible Phoenix, Summer 2017 edition. Click here for full article 



Saturday, May 20, 2017/Author: Jim/Number of views (237)/Comments (0)/
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Join us for a tasting, demonstration or class!

Choose your Chocolate Adventure & register today

We are rolling out some new events, designed to introduce more people to the world of craft chocolate. 

These new events allow us to host more guests at one time while still spending dedicated time in a relatively small group setting. We hope to offer these events more frequently than we were able to offer our previous tour/tasting event.

Choose from:

  • Chocolate 101 (family friendly event - no age restrictions)
  • Craft Chocolate Tasting/Demonstration 
  • Chocolate Making Experience 

Click the article heading for more info and a link to the registration site.

Check out reviews of a similar event by clicking here
Wednesday, February 22, 2017/Author: Jim/Number of views (493)/Comments (0)/
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2017 GOOD FOOD AWARDS WINNER

Zak's Cacao Nib Caramel wins at Good Food Awards

Zak’s Chocolate was named a 2017 Good Food Awards Winner in the Confections Category for its Cacao Nib Caramel.

We are proud and honored to be the first Arizona winner in the Confections Category and only the second winner ever from Arizona. 

 

Click Heading above to read more...

click here to read the story in Phoenix New Times

 

Sunday, January 29, 2017/Author: Jim/Number of views (422)/Comments (0)/
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BEST LOCAL FOOD PRODUCT

Phoenix Magazine 2016 Best of the Valley

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We are so very proud of this award. It is very exciting that more and more people are discovering and recognizing what real chocolate is all about. And, that real chocolate is a real food


 

Saturday, December 3, 2016/Author: Jim/Number of views (578)/Comments (0)/
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Phoenix Magazine Birthday Club

We are proud to be an inaugural sponsor of the Phoenix Magazine Birthday Club, along with other awesome, local businesses.

 

Monday, September 26, 2016/Author: Jim/Number of views (683)/Comments (0)/
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Charitable Donation Requests

We are committed to supporting our community. Click heading to see our donation request process.

THANK YOU!


 

 

Monday, September 26, 2016/Author: Jim/Number of views (689)/Comments (0)/
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Uncommon Cacao Transparency Report 2015

Transforming the Cacao Supply Chain

 

We are excited to share with you this easy-reading report from our trading partners at Uncommon Cacao. We are proud to partner with Uncommon Cacao to source our Belize, Dominican Republic, Gutemalan & Haitian cocoa beans through this Direct Trade Network. 

Chocolate starts with the story of people. This report helps tell that story in terms of social, economic and environmental impacts on the lives of the real, hard-working smallholder farmer families that produce the wonderful cacao that we are privileged to turn into chocolate for you. We hope you find this report enlightening as well as thought-provoking. 


 

Tuesday, September 6, 2016/Author: Jim/Number of views (697)/Comments (0)/
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