Follow us on!

blank

Home / Blog Chocolate: under the tree

RECENTS ARTICLES

Choose the story category that inspires you to create purpose driven chocolate products

We’ve crafted the most valuable stories from the cocoa farmers, the animals we protect, the cocoa productions and the latest chocolate market trends for you.

Cocoa Friends

Cocoa Friends

Meet Peggy, the parrot that screams “Do you want cocoa?” Adventure partners in this magical world of the cocoa plantations. Luker Farm

What is Single Origin Chocolate?

What is Single Origin Chocolate?

At its most basic, single-origin means that the chocolate is made using cacao beans from one specific place or “origin”.

The Conching Chocolate Process

The Conching Chocolate Process

The conching process is the final step in the manufacture of chocolate where various ingredients of the chocolate are heated and mixed

The oat milk chocolate revolution

The oat milk chocolate revolution

Plant-based chocolate has also seen a growth of opportunity in all markets. Get to know this trend and our oat m!lk chocolate offering.

Chocolate, a better for you snack alternative

Chocolate, a better for you snack alternative

Healthy chocolate? It sounds like a contradiction. However, more and more studies are revealing the benefits of chocolate, while nutritionists have also begun to recommend this food as part of a balanced diet. Read on below, as we list some of the research and tips on...

Alternative ingredients for chocolate

Alternative ingredients for chocolate

FIND THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN NATURAL SUGARS AND ADDED SUGARS   We have created for the world a line of chocolate sweetened with ingredients from natural sources thought for the 21st-century consumer. Alternatives to traditional sugar without harm. That's what...

Time to choose the future of cocoa farming

Time to choose the future of cocoa farming

In an age of astonishing demographic, technological and climate change, Luker Chocolate has realised that predicting the future of cocoa farming and the industry is an inexact science.

The right spark

The right spark

Sometimes the best future planning is achieved by looking to the past, and our’s and present are imbued with closeness and familiarity.

A chocolate a day, keeps the doctor away

A chocolate a day, keeps the doctor away

Few people are aware of the great benefits of regular cocoa consumption; the vast majority of consumers are convinced (some by medical recommendations) that cocoa and/or chocolate are harmful to health. In order to solve this dispute, Luker Chocolate’s research area,...

Protein Pud, the perfect Snack

Protein Pud, the perfect Snack

Protein Pud: An instant soy protein pudding sweetened with Stevia that does not need refrigeration. A perfect snack

Affirming the highest supply chain standards with AEO Certification

Affirming the highest supply chain standards with AEO Certification

High standards in the chocolate production line Family-owned Colombian chocolate company, Luker Chocolate, has achieved Authorized Economic Operator (AEO) certification — demonstrating the company’s total commitment to the security, safety and responsibility of its...

Warm up the soul with Luker Chocolate’s real hot chocolate

Warm up the soul with Luker Chocolate’s real hot chocolate

New range of instant Hot Chocolate This month, family owned, ethically sourced premium chocolate company, Luker Chocolate launches a new range of hot chocolate. The range is inspired by classic European recipes, and uses ethically sourced Cacao Fino de Aroma, a fine...

We present Balance, our healthy chocolate portfolio

We present Balance, our healthy chocolate portfolio

Luker Chocolate’s new range of healthy premium chocolates September 07th: This month, family owned, ethical, fine chocolate company, Luker Chocolate launches its new line, Balance. The range of products - which includes brand new oat-milk chocolate and organic coconut...

We’ve launched our chocolate e-commerce for the United Kingdom

We’ve launched our chocolate e-commerce for the United Kingdom

Closer to you: Get to know our chocolate e-commerce Family-owned, Colombian chocolate company, Luker Chocolate has launched an ecommerce platform, allowing for the first-time direct purchases by customers in the UK. The platform, launched this month, will provide the...

Recognition to our fine chocolates crafted at origin

Recognition to our fine chocolates crafted at origin

Fine Flavour Chocolate crafted at origin Family-owned, Colombian chocolate company, Luker Chocolatehas received two awards for its crafted at origin chocolate, in a competition held by the Agency for the Valorization of Agricultural Products (AVPA). Luker’s Single...

The cacao effect alliance: producing ethically sourced chocolate

The cacao effect alliance: producing ethically sourced chocolate

Alliance to produce sustainably sourced chocolate Luker Chocolate has received a Transformadores Award from RedEAmérica for its work supporting cocoa farmers and their communities via The Cacao Effect alliance. In the Sustainable Business and Communities...

Why clean-label cocoa doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice quality

Why clean-label cocoa doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice quality

Reducing sugar: clean label chocolate Industry data shows the global sugar substitute market is growing at a CAGR of 5.6 % between the forecast period 2019 to 2024 Two thirds of Europeans have started trying to lower their sugar intake due to increasing awareness of...

Frequent questions and answers to our selected origins chocolates

Frequent questions and answers to our selected origins chocolates

What are the primary challenges you face in the chocolate industry and how are they overcome?   As a manufacturer of premium chocolate couvertures and finished products, Luker Chocolate is always looking to develop innovations that are better for people and the...