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Peter Hernou is the new Belgian Chocolate Ambassador for Callebaut®

Feb 08, 2014

Peter Hernou is the new Belgian Chocolate Ambassador for Callebaut®. The company announced the news during the opening night of the Salon Du Chocolat at Tour & Taxis in Brussels. The ‘Latte Art’ world champion will employ his expertise in the new range of ‘Finest Belgian Hot Chocolate’, high quality hot chocolate for the catering sector based on Belgian chocolate callets in six different flavors. The collaboration between Peter Hernou and Callebaut® is a response to increasing consumer demand for ‘genuine hot chocolate’.

Cacao Barry® has the pleasure to announce “The Inspiration from Nature”: theme of 6th World Chocolate Masters

Feb 07, 2014

While Italy is still celebrating Davide Comaschi’s victory at the World Chocolate Masters 2013, Cacao Barry has the pleasure to announce the theme for the upcoming edition: INSPIRATION FROM NATURE.

Barry Callebaut inaugurates its first CHOCOLATE ACADEMY™ center in Turkey

Nov 22, 2013

Barry Callebaut announces the opening of its first CHOCOLATE ACADEMY™ center in Turkey, the 16th in the company’s network of such training centers worldwide. Located in Istanbul, the CHOCOLATE ACADEMY™ center is a state-of-the-art teaching and workshop facility for culinary professionals at all levels interested in strengthening their skills in working with chocolate and learning about new techniques, trends and recipes dedicated to the Turkish market.

Callebaut® launches ‘Finest Belgian Hot Chocolate’: an individually packaged, premium real hot chocolate solution for the hospitality sector and food service business

Nov 20, 2013

Callebaut® presented its premium ‘Finest Belgian Hot Chocolate’ innovation at this month’s Horeca Expo in Belgium. The complete concept includes the ‘Hot Chocolate Treasure Chest’ for presenting the products, sachets filled with real Belgian chocolate callets in different flavours, a heat-resistant Callebaut® glass and a whisk. The concept offers an indulgent, rich, creamy hot chocolate drink experience.

The Italian Chef Davide Comaschi wins the World Chocolate Masters 2013

Oct 30, 2013

After three-days of breath-taking competition between nineteen national Chocolate Masters, the results of the fifth World Chocolate Masters competition have been announced. At this year's world finals, organised for the fifth time by Cacao Barry®, Callebaut® and Carma®, Davide Comaschi, winner of the Italian World Chocolate Masters preselection, was selected as the "World Chocolate Master 2013" by an international jury composed of twenty-three leading chocolate professionals. In second place was Marike Van Beurden from Netherlands and in third place Deniz Karaca from Australia.