Tips For Pairing Chocolate With Wine

June 24, 2014 at 3:06 pm

Did you know, both cocoa beans and wine are fermented with the very same type of yeast? It’s no wonder there are so many wine and chocolate lovers! When these two come together, it can be a beautiful thing, but only if paired correctly. We strongly suggest pairing our Ritual Chocolates with one of our tasty wines the next time you’re in the neighborhood.  Find out which goes along best with your favorite wine below. As with all wine and food pairing suggestions, these tips should only be used as guidelines. It is important to do your own experimenting since palates respond differently. 

Countdown to June and Our Grand Opening!

April 4, 2013 at 6:43 pm

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We’re working hard to get our space ready for all of you beautiful Okatie, Bluffton, and Hilton Head Island folks–above is a rendering of the space and it’s coming together nicely. Here are a few sneak peeks of the crew hard at work:

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And here’s our family, friends and a few of our suppliers enjoying a preview of some of the delicious morsels we will be serving up to all of you very soon! We had wine from the Grassroot Wines portfolio, empandas by Isa’s Cooking, and Colorado craft chocolates provided by Ritual Chocolates. Magnifico! Diane Narretta of Grassroots remarked to Isa:


“Wow! Our wine, your delicious empanadas, and this wonderful craft chocolate–NOW I see how all this is gonna work together!”


Wine education by Grassroots Wine owners.