Openings and Closings

Ritual Chocolate in RiNo Adds Factory Showroom and Retail Shop

There's something a little different (and more mouth-watering) amidst the aromas of craft beer and pricey espresso wafting through RiNo these days; it's coming from Ritual Chocolate. Anna Davies and Robbie Stout, the pair behind Colorado craft chocolate company Ritual, have been making their chocolate bars since 2011, but have now opened their upper Larimer Street factory to the public for retail sales and a little chocolate education. Now, while you're buying one of their single-origin, hand-made chocolate bars, you can also watch Ritual's chocolate-making process in the newly-built, glass-walled showroom attached to the retail space. It's all part of the unique chocolate "experience" that Davies and Stout want to put back into the much-mistreated sweet. See also: Photos: Colorado Chocolate Festival hits the sweet spot at Denver Mart
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Kayla Hollenbaugh