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The latest & greatest about our award-winning chocolate.

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Theo Chocolate Unveils Inspiring New Look

First Organic Bean-to-Bar Maker Brings Simplicity Back To The Chocolate Aisle

The chocolate maker is reestablishing its core purpose, and inviting people to see the big impact a small treat can have.

Statement on Forced Child Labor

Theo’s founding principles are irreconcilable with forced child labor. Our Fair Trade, Fair for Life certification validates that there is no forced labor on the farms where we source cocoa.

Which Peanut Butter Cup is the Healthiest?

Consumer Reports looked at three updated versions of the classic confection to determine which is best for you.


Recent News

Associated Press Tours for chocolate lovers not just about sampling sweets

Chicago Tribune Chocolate takes a walk on the savory side from mole to dukkah

Candy Industry Theo flavanol-rich Chocolate Clusters

Confectionary News Cocoa in the Congo

Confectionery News Theo Chocolate introduces heart health quinoa cocoa flavanol clusters

Daily Meal Valentine’s Day Drink Gift Guide for Guys (Slideshow)

Delish 55 New Easter Treats You Need In Your Basket This Year

Eat Seattle Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Theo Chocolate

Eat This, Not That 7 Best New Healthy Chocolates

Epicurious New Products on Grocery Store Shelves

Fodor’s Travel Live Out Your Willy Wonka Fantasies

Good Housekeeping A Definitive Ranking of the 10 Best Milk Chocolate Bars You Can Buy Right Now

Health Magazine The 5 Best Chocolates to Give Your Healthy Valentine

Martha Stewart 25 Chocolate Bars Perfect for Gifting

Martha Stewart Living Fair Trade Chocolate, What’s It All About?

Martha Stewart Living Father’s Day Gifts for Foodie Dad

Men’s Journal 8 Best Chocolates to Buy for Valentine’s Day in 2018

Nutritional Outlook Cocoa Flavanols

Oprah Big Daddy Marshmallow Bars Recipe

POPSUGAR 15 Things to Make Your May the Tastiest Yet

Real Simple 6 Sweet Treats for Valentine’s Day

Refinery29 We’re Officially Obsessed With These Salted Chocolate Clusters

Refinery29 Peppermint Flavored Products

Saveur A Better Box of Chocolates

Seattle Magazine Five Things to Eat & Drink in August

Seattle Met Magazine Shop Talk’s Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Seattle Met Magazine Nosh Pit Weekly Planner

Seattle Refined Easter Basket Goodies for all the kids (and grown-ups) in your life

Seattle Refined Movers & Shakers: Emily Benson

Seattle Times From Theo, a book of love and chocolate

Seattle Weekly Best Chocolatier: Theo Chocolate

SELF Healthy Food Awards 2014

Vegan Magazine Theo Vegan Chocolate Clusters Help You Snack Smarter

VegNews Quinoa Chocolate Clusters

Well and Good Healthy Holiday Gift Guide:Eco Conscious Queen

1889 Magazine Theo Chocolate, Washington’s Premier Chocolatier

Awards

2019 Nexty Award Winner Best New Sweet or Dessert: Peanut Butter and Jelly Cups

2019 Best Chocolate in Seattle, Seattle Magazine’s Readers' Choice 2019

2019 International Chocolate Salon: Gold, Best Milk Chocolate Bar – Lemon 45% Milk Chocolate Bar

2019 International Chocolate Salon: Gold, Top Caramels – Ghost Chili Caramels

2017 Chocolate Connoisseur National Favorite – Gingerbread Spice Bar

2017 Puget Sound Business Journal – Women of Influence (Debra Music)

2017 Puget Sound Business Journal – 40 Under 40 (Emily Benson)

2017 Good Food Award (Confections) – Walla Walla Sweet Onion Caramel

2017 Clean Eating Magazine Clean Choice Award – Coconut Turmeric Clusters

2017 Delicious Living Best Bite Award – Black Rice Quinoa Crunch Bar

2016 Seattle Business Magazine Community Impact Awards – Sustainability in Business Operations

2016 International Chocolate Awards – Gold – Sweet Onion Caramel

2016 Seattle Weekly Best Chocolatier

2014 Progressive Grocers Award – Top Women in Grocery (Debra Music)

2014 Ernst & Young PNW Entrepreneur of the Year – Finalist (Joe Whinney)