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Askinosie Chocolate

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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You Must Go!

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit. It is a must see in Springfield. The direct trade with the cocoa... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2019
ndzner
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Avoca, New York
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Always Something New

Askinosie Chocolate Company is small but worth the visit. The staff is knowledgeable about the... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
petteneukey
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In 2005, Shawn Askinosie left a successful career as a criminal defense lawyer to start a bean to bar chocolate factory and never looked back. Askinosie Chocolate is a small batch, award winning chocolate factory located in Springfield, Missouri...more
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514 E Commercial St, Springfield, MO 65803-2946
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Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit. It is a must see in Springfield. The direct trade with the cocoa bean growers is a very exciting concept. The chocolate delicious and couldn’t be more pure. We will be ordering more online.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed March 17, 2019

It was raining the day we went - me and my two teens. We leapt inside and were immediately greeted by the amazing smell of the place. The "tour" as full as it was spring break. We donned out hairnets and the guide began his...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Askinosie Chocolate Company is small but worth the visit. The staff is knowledgeable about the different chocolates. Anytime I have visited they always have something new to try.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank petteneukey
AllisonC2027, Manager at Askinosie Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Thanks so much petteneukey! We're glad you're a regular visitor! Be sure to sign up (if you haven't already) for our newsletter for new product announcements, recipe ideas, events, and more at askinosie.com!

Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

I was in the city just for one night and I am glad I came to visit this place! They have delicious chocolates there and you can try them before buying. I forgot her name but there is a young girl there that speaks Portuguese...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Walked in and there wasn’t anything to see. Was expecting to tour and watch them make the chocolate. The chocolate was very good though!More

Date of experience: October 2018
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AllisonC2027, Manager at Askinosie Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

We're so glad you enjoyed our chocolate! Sorry you missed our tour day - every Tuesday at 3:30 we host a guided look at our factory. If you find yourself at our factory again, try to make it a Tuesday (though sometimes we offer special...More

Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

The aroma is so incredible you want to take deep breaths. This small company with a global reach is incredible to visit and a joy to support. The chocolate is outstanding and matched by the knowledge of the staff. Spend some money here and support...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

I love quality chocolate, and my husband and I went on the $10 tour on Thursdays, and it was fascinating! The guide tells you about how chocolate is farmed, prepared, and made into chocolate bars. It’s all fair trade and they have several partners around...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Heather A
Reviewed August 27, 2018

With a group we "toured" the "factory". This is a very small building for what they accomplish and we learned a great deal. We were all very impressed with the social responsibility that appears to be foremost in the business plan - from educating high...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Cynmos
Reviewed August 25, 2018

My wife and I enjoyed sampling some of the exotic chocolates on hand. We bought some of the chocolate made from cocoa beans found in Tanzania where the owner just happened to be at that time.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank treely2014
Reviewed July 25, 2018

If you think paying over $100 for a gift box full of chocolate is expensive, you haven't tried Askinosie Chocolate. And you really should. Start small if you have to. The chocolate bars are exquisitely crafted, with blends, single-source chocolate, and flavors and other ingredients...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Every Tuesday at 3:30 pm per the website.
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