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Kakawa Chocolate House

605 Camino de La Placita, Taos, NM 87571-4499
+1 575-758-1299
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Delicious Drinking Chocolate

I had the sipping chocolate, my daughter had the mousse, and my mom had the snowfall. We were all... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Heaven on Earth!

Huge selection and mouth watering chocolate! Have to really look for the sign hanging or you'll... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2015
Waterloo, Illinois
via mobile
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2 weeks ago
“Delicious Drinking Chocolate”
18 Jul 2015
“Heaven on Earth!”
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
605 Camino de La Placita, Taos, NM 87571-4499
+1 575-758-1299
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the sipping chocolate, my daughter had the mousse, and my mom had the snowfall. We were all quite pleased with our decisions. I was a little disappointed that my first choice of sipping chocolate (the spicy chocolate) was all gone and they weren't...More

Thank WorldTravels90
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

Huge selection and mouth watering chocolate! Have to really look for the sign hanging or you'll miss it.

Thank schill32
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Been to this place multiple times over the last couple of years and absolutely love it. Excellent elixirs, and great place to take the ten year old.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 11 May 2014

I love chocolate , preferably light. We tried chocolate truffles, lavender chocolate and espresso. It was a bit much for my taste. And the prices are not displayed. The espresso and the lavender, to my surprise were my favorites. It was obviously fine chocolate. I...More

Thank born2travelLouisiana
Reviewed 30 May 2013

Having missed visiting Kakawa in Santa Fe, I was thrilled that there was one in Taos. I have had and made Mexican hot chocolate before, but Kakawa's elixers far surpassed anything I had had before. I'm a chili-head, but the spiciest elixer was a real...More

2  Thank DesertDeb48
Reviewed 27 May 2013

These truffles are made with agave sweetener, so they are even suitable for diabetics. What's more: they are absolutely delicious... best chocolate in the world. I used to buy European chocolates because I am from chocolate heaven, but ever since Lily's has been carrying these...More

Thank Brigitte B
Reviewed 26 May 2013

You must try this place! I just found it here in Taos, as part of Lily's -a sweet little garden "etc" shop. They've got a lovely cute cafe and they sell the same delicious Kakawa elixirs (luxurious 'drinking chocolate') as are available in Santa Fe....More

Thank m s
Reviewed 6 April 2013

Finally some awesome cholcolates in Taos!! My wife and I stopped by here the other day after learning they had opened up a store in Taos. We were super excited about the new Taos store because we always stop by their store in Santa Fe...More

Thank MatthewT857
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