2016 Big Island Chocolate Festival Culinary Participants

PadovaniChocolateWe have come a long way over the past five years as we grow the Big Island Chocolate Festival! Our reputation as a professional culinary event where the invited chefs, chocolatiers and restaurants are judged by some of the top pastry chefs in Hawaii and beyond has garnered attention among the top culinarians in Hawaii. We are delighted to announce the participants of the 2016 Big Island Chocolate Festival. (many of the resorts are offering both savory and sweet tastings at their culinary stations).

Resorts, Restaurants and Catering

  • Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel
  • Mauna Kea Resort

Hualalai Resort
Hilton Waikoloa
Fairmont Orchid
Hilton Hawaiian Village-Oahu
Grand Wailea-Maui
Padovani Chocolates-Oahu
Amici Italian Restaurant

Art of the Good Life Catered Events
Huggos/Huggos on the Rocks
Sweet Eatz
Gypsea Gelato
West Hawaii Culinary – Palamanui

Gourmet Chocolate Purveyors include: 

Original Hawaii Chocolate Factory

Madre Chocolate



Republica de Cacao 

More on the way!! Mahalo Nui Loa for all the chefs, chocolatiers and restauranteurs for supporting the 5th annual Big Island Chocolate Festival!