Kakawa Chocolate House, Santa Fe

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Kakawa Chocolate House celebrates the tradition of chocolate in a number of cultures throughout history. Sample drinking chocolate--the company's specialty--from European, Mayan, Aztec, and American traditions. As you drink, enjoy decadent baked goods and, if you have room, rich elixirs. You'll likely want to pick up some sweet souvenirs for later before you leave. Work out when and for how long to visit Kakawa Chocolate House and other Santa Fe attractions using our handy Santa Fe trip itinerary maker website .
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  • October 2, 2017
    Delicious chocolate! All organic. Had the milk chocolate nib ice cream with hot fudge sauce, yum! Also had 2 of their truffles! Delicious  more »
  • September 27, 2017
    My girlfriends and I had this on our "must do" list while in Santa Fe and it did not disappoint. The staff here is extremely knowledgeable about their chocolate and very happy to help you with your ex...  more »
  • September 14, 2017
    We tasted several things but opted to have the Aztec Chocolate ice cream. We loved it. Creamy, intensely chocolate but with an after taste of chili in the back of my mouth.  more »
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  • June 15, 2017
    We love chocolate and this is a one-of-a-kind Santa Fe experience with chocolate, chocolate, chocolate. Most of it dark. Delightful for young and old alike. Ample sampling.Take home your favorite mix ($15). Kakawa provides a "chocolate drinking experience" and it's a good one. A bit like the hot chocolate you grew up, Kakawa's kitchen cooks up a rich international menu of flavors from spicy to sweet. Quaint interior atmosphere resembles a candy store in the country. Chocolate pieces ($3.50 each) as good or better than famous See's Candies. Kakawa is a 5-Star experience for both locals and visitors and it has its own regular customers.
  • May 19, 2017
    This is review is so very overdue! The chocolate is great. The people and service are great. I had the chance to stop by during a student conference a couple of months back, and I can honestly say it was one of the highlights of visiting Santa Fe. The owner gave us a tour of his factory, and even let us sample some of his top chocolate blends. He also told us about the history of chocolate and of each product of his store. You can really tell that they put a lot of love and care towards their chocolate. Overall, it was a very delicious experience. p.s The brownies are to die for!
  • June 20, 2017
    First time visitor! They offer free samples of drinking elixir and ice cream! :) we were very happy to see some reliable flavors as well as some new Mexico inspired flavors! Great place to stop and cool off!
  • July 2, 2017
    Best brownie I have ever tasted. They had me at, "rivers of caramel." Also, the staff were all very attentive and sweet, and let us try several different hot chocolates, all delish.
  • May 10, 2017
    Amazing chocolates, ice cream, & milkshakes! They offer several flavors of drinking chocolates and the selection changes daily. They even have dairy-free options. Yes, it is a little pricey, but worth it to try.

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