Fine Chocolate By Ludwig – Maracaibo


Maracaibo Clasificado 65%

Size: 80 grams

Grand Cru chocolate bars made of noble cacao from the region Sur del Lago, Maracaibo, Venezuela.

The harmonious combination of coffee and plum aromas enhances the distinct cacao flavour. The traditional, gentle processing method unfolds the aromas of orange blossom and cinnamon. These lend a festive character to Maracaibo Clasificado 65 %, which is further enhanced by the final sensation of a light, sweet raisin bouquet.

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Fine Chocolate by Ludwig

Made with “noble-grade” Criollo, Trinitario and Wild Cocoa beans from selected farmers in Venezuela, Ecuador, Bolivia and Dominican Republic, paid above Fair trade prices, manufactured in Switzerland under the highest quality standards and perfected by Chocolatier Ludwig Ratzinger into a superior chocolate bar.

Ludwig was born in Germany/Bavaria, where he grew up in a bakery/pastry family owned business. After apprenticing in pastry in Garmisch – Partenkirchen Business school, and bakery in Landsberg he came to Canada in 1990. Here he worked at the Chateau Laurier from 1991 to 1999, and for the Governor General in 2000. He also ran a catering business and taught cooking and baking throughout the region.  Ludwig now lives and crafts his chocolate in his strawbale home, just outside of Maberly Ontario.