The sweetest surprise for AURO Chocolate came in the form of five gold awards at the recently concluded International Chocolate Awards (ICA) — Asia Pacific 2020!
In a Facebook post, AURO Chocolate shares it won gold in the following categories: Best in Competition, Overall Winner for Plain/Origin Milk Chocolate Bar, Chocolate Maker, Growing Country and Direct Traded.
The bean-to-bar company said, “It is always our goal to keep learning and improving so that we may keep pushing quality Filipino-made chocolate forward to represent on the world stage. Thank you to everyone for your continued support! Let’s do this together! Mabuhay!”
In 2019, Auro Chocolate and cacao farmer Jose Saguban made history for winning at the Top 20 Best Cacao Beans Award held at Salon du Chocolat Paris by the Cocoa of Excellence Programme.