Rockland, Maine – September 12, 2023
Bixby Chocolate, a distinguished artisanal chocolate maker based in Rockland, Maine, is proud to announce their outstanding achievements at the prestigious International Chocolate Awards. The company secured three prestigious accolades for their exceptional creations, solidifying their position as a leading innovator in the world of fine chocolates.
The International Chocolate Awards, recognized globally as the benchmark for excellence in chocolate production, gathered an esteemed panel of judges who rigorously evaluated entries from around the world. Bixby Chocolate’s commitment to quality and innovation stood out, earning them the following awards:
- Silver Award for Belize 70% Dark Chocolate Bar:
Bixby Chocolate’s Belize 70% Dark Chocolate Bar captivated the judges with its rich, complex flavor profile. Made from the finest cacao beans sourced from Belize, this exquisite bar boasts a harmonious balance of intensity and smoothness. This recognition reflects Bixby Chocolate’s dedication to sourcing the highest-quality ingredients and crafting exceptional products.
- Silver Award for Maine Grains Oat Milk Bar:
Bixby Chocolate’s Maine Grains Oat Milk Bar exemplifies the company’s commitment to sustainable and locally sourced ingredients. The marriage of Maine-grown grains and creamy oat milk results in a uniquely creamy and indulgent chocolate experience. This award underscores Bixby Chocolate’s dedication to supporting local communities and creating innovative, delectable treats.
- Bronze Award for Split Rock Bourbon Bar 70% Dark Chocolate:
The Split Rock Bourbon Bar, a 70% dark chocolate infused with the rich, nuanced flavors of Split Rock Distilling’s finest bourbon, garnered a well-deserved Bronze Award. This sophisticated bar showcases Bixby Chocolate’s mastery in combining premium ingredients, resulting in a harmonious fusion of chocolate and bourbon that captivates the senses.
CEO and Founder of Bixby Chocolate, Kate McAleer, expressed their gratitude for the recognition, stating, “We are honored to receive these esteemed awards from the International Chocolate Awards. It is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our team, as well as our commitment to creating unique, high-quality chocolates. We are proud to represent Maine on the global stage of fine chocolate production.”
Bixby Chocolate continues to push the boundaries of chocolate-making, exploring new flavor combinations and sourcing the finest ingredients to create unforgettable taste experiences. With a commitment to sustainability, community, and uncompromising quality, Bixby Chocolate remains a standout in the world of artisanal chocolate.
For more information about Bixby Chocolate and their award-winning products, please visit www.bixbychocolate.com.
About Bixby Chocolate:
Founded in 2011, Bixby Chocolate is an artisanal chocolate maker based in Rockland, Maine. Committed to quality, sustainability, and innovation, Bixby Chocolate creates unique chocolate products that celebrate the finest ingredients from around the world. With a passion for crafting exceptional chocolates, Bixby Chocolate has gained recognition both locally and internationally.