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The Fine Chocolate Industry Association is the non-profit professional international association for anyone working in the chocolate industry. We welcome chocolate professionals who share our values and support the association's Mission and Vision. FCIA is the only organization focused 100% on the fine chocolate segment of the industry.

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FCIA & Industry News

Indulge in a Decadent Affair at the Dallas Chocolate Festival - September 8-10, 2023

The much-awaited Dallas Chocolate Festival is just around the corner, and we couldn't be more excited to invite you to this exquisite celebration of all things chocolate. Prepare y...

Flaunt Your Flavors: Seize the Opportunity to Shine in the USI Chocolate Showdown!

Get ready to showcase your chocolate creations in the inaugural 1st Annual US International Chocolate Competition (USICC) – an event that promises to shine a spotlight on the...

Exploring Excellence: Academy of Chocolate 2023 Awards Entry Requirements

Discover the pinnacle of excellence in the chocolate industry at the Academy of Chocolate Awards, a celebration of exceptional craftsmanship and innovation. The awards offer a glob...
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What Is Fine Chocolate?

Fine chocolate is defined in terms of its flavor, texture and appearance, as well as how its limited ingredients, high cocoa and low sugar content, are sourced and processed.

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FCIA Members

Cacao Hunters
Dancing Lion Chocolate
SWEET55- Swiss Chocolates & Confections
Curating Taste
FU WAN CHOCOLATE LTD.
Union Confectionery Machinery Company
Ridgway Confections
pollinator chocolate
eCacaoS
flying noir
Technolene Inc
Stella's Confectionery
Bar & Cocoa
Paras Candies LLC
Raven Rising Enterprises Ltd.
Fruition Chocolate Works
Mon Aimee Chocolat
Tasty Tours
Castronovo Chocolate
Cacaoterra & Shaw's
Sonoma Chocolatiers
United Flavors
Rosie's Confections
Kalei Ross - In Pursuit of Purity
VB Fine Chocolates
Chef Allen's
Ór Dubh Chocolates
The Chocolate Project
Dandelion Chocolate
Sparrow Enterprises
Savage Bros. Co.
David Upchurch Chocolatier
Fine Cacao and Chocolate Institute
Dame Cacao
Beta Crystal LLC
blue spruce chocolates
Loon Chocolate
VICAM
Keepsake Keto Candies & Chocolates
Club ChoKolate
Ecole Chocolat
Kahkow
International Institute of Chocolate and Cacao Tasting
Cacao Latitudes
Driftless Chocolates LLC
Agrofloresta Mesoamericana
Zak's Chocolate
Bayfront Chocolates
Catalyst4Change
American Chocolate Designs
Vosges Haut-Chocolat
Chocolate Man
Rio Alambi Cocoa Beans / Ecofarms
Grocer's Daughter Chocolate
Wright Old School Chocolate
Uncommon Cacao
Amore di Mona couverture chocolat speciale
Cult de Choco
K+M Chocolate
Milz Chocolat
Chocolate Maya
French Broad Chocolates
Mitchell's Fine Chocolates
Moku Chocolate
Goodnow Farms Chocolate
CocoTerra Company
Opening Chocolate
Diamond Custom Machines Corporation
ChoCoaque Cooperative
Bath Chocolate Company Ltd
Chocolopolis
Coco Jolie
Sorga Chocolate
Southwestern University
andSons Chocolatiers
WIseman House Chocolates
Burnt Fork Bend, LLC
Branson's Chocolates
Prime Cacao - Vale Potumuju - Baianí Chocolate
Guittard Chocolate
Kessho LLC
Santana Fruits USA
Rare Cacao, LLC
Spinnaker Chocolate
Cocoa Future SPC / Good King Snacking Cacao
Cocoa Peruvian Partners
Chocolat Shanah LLC
Villakuyaya LLC
Nantucket Faraway Chocolate
Mesocacao LL
chocolate craft workshop
Monsoon Chocolate
Bixby & Co.
Christopher Elbow Chocolates
Tucson Chocolate Factory
Fifth Dimension Chocolates
Luxx Chocolat LLC
Hazel Hill Chocolate
Dateolate / Sweet Saffron LLC
Valrhona
The Cacau Club
Casa Chocolates
CocoaCompassion
A Priori Specialty Foods
Eldora Chocolate
sweet bean
Lohcally Artisan Chocolates
Bohol Chocolate Farm
Ritual Chocolate
Sweet Mona's Chocolates
The Touring Chocolatier
Seattle Chocolate Company
XOCAO Chocolates
Ultimate Hot Chocolate
Mission Chocolate
Moka Origins
Fran's Chocolates
Garcia Nevett - Chocolatier de Miami
CocoaTown
8 Degrees Chocolate
Great Lakes Chocolate & Dessert Co.
BOHO Chocolate
The Chocolate Enthusiast
Canada Cacao Company Inc
Albrecht & Dill USA Inc.
Cocoa Community Confections Inc.
Green Acres Holdings LLC
Chocolatier Eve

Affiliates and Partners

Academy of ChocolateCacao & Chocolate SummitChocoaCORUS
Dallas Chocolate FestivalDC Chocolate FestivalFine Cacao & Chocolate InstituteGood Food FoundationHeirloom Cacao Preservation Fund
International Chocolate AwardsInternational Institute of Chocolate & Cacao TastingMOCCANational Confectioners AssociationNorthwest Chocolate Festival


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