® T HE C HOCOL  AT E E X PO Our Next Expos: Museum Village, Monroe, NY – Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, 10am-5pm Welcome to New York & America’s Biggest Chocolate Event!

HV = Museum Village on Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017

NJ = New Jersey Exposition Center on Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017

LI = Cradle of Aviation Museum on Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017


Vendors highlighted in red are participating in one or more of the Fall 2017 events. Other not highlighted have participated in past 2017 events and/or plan to be at our 2018 events.


This list is updated as of October 15, 2017, but is not necessarily inclusive of all participating vendors. Please check back frequently to see updates.


2 Chicks with Chocolate (HV, NJ & LI)

www.2ChickswithChocolate.com

Award-winning, artisinal nut-free bon bons and truffles, including wine and alcohol-infused varieties.


A Pretty Pretzel LLC (HV, NJ & LI)

www.APrettyPretzel.com

Gift & colored chocolate pretzels. O-U kosher-certified.


Adirondack Winery (HV & LI)

www.AdirondackWinery.com

Maker of dry varietals and semi-sweet fruit infused wines in New York’s Adirondack region.


Americana Vineyards (HV & LI)

www.AmericanaVineyards.com

Offering tastings & sales of wines and homemade fudge from the Finger Lakes.


An Artistic Taste (HV, NJ & LI)

www.anArtisticTaste.com

Catering company specializing in chocolate-infused Brussels sprouts and lobster mac & cheese.


Aurora Gourmet (HV, NJ & LI)

www.Aurora-Gourmet.net

Aurora Gourmet will be serving quality milk, dark and white Belgian chocolate cascading beautifully down the chocolate fountains.  Enjoy chocolate dipped or sprinkled strawberries, pineapple, banana, rice krispy treats or marshmallows either skewered or in waffle cones… all served with a smile!


Babunya’s Gourmet Spice

www.Babunyas.com

All-natural gourmet-blended seasonings that are gluten-free with no MSG, preservatives or additives. Babunya’s original family recipe comes in original, mild and hot flavors. Babunya’s venison and buffalo samosa will also be offered.


Bacon Bites (HV, NJ & LI)

www.BaconBites.com

Chocolate-covered bacon including Original, Peanut Butter, milk chocolate, milk peanut butter, bacon Oreos in milk and dark chocolate, bacon Twinkies, bite-sized chocolate bacon, bacon candy bars and slab steakhouse bacon. Also available are plush pigs, pig noses and The Original Bacon Cookbook.


Be Safe, Inc. (HV, NJ & LI)

Help@AlwaysBeSafe.com

Official first aid provider for The Chocolate Expo.  Be Safe provides training in life-saving techniques and first aid.


Buster’s Bark (HV & LI)
www.BustersBark.com

Half & one-pound containers of chocolate, nutty toffee candy.


Cabot Creamery
www.CabotCheese.com

A cheese and dairy products cooperative owned by farm families in New York and New England.


Cactus Pete’s Homemade Jerky, LLC (NJ & LI)
www.CactusPetesJerky.com

Beef jerky & chocolate-covered beef jerky.


Carousel Sweets (HV & LI)
Eelieo@aol.com

Gourmet candy apples, chocolate caramel apples and chocolate-covered Oreos.


CB Stuffer / Bacci Chocolate Design (HV & LI)
www.CBStuffer.com

Manufacturers of peanut butter cups, chocolate bars and chocolate pizza.


Chez Hedwige (NJ & LI)
www.ChezHedwige.com

Gluten-free, soy-free, dairy-free and no refined sugar bakery offering naturally sweetened delicious treats to meet dietary needs and preferences!


Chocolate Moonshine (HV, NJ & LI)

www.DEdelights.com

Chocolate Moonshine bars are created with the best Belgian chocolate wrapped around all natural, organic creams and fresh-pressed fruits. Chocolate Moonshine bars have been hand-painted with French cocoa butters, so they are truly a work of art.

They are gluten free and made without wheat or eggs.


Chocolate Works — Livingston Location (NJ)

www.ChocolateWorks.com

Chocolate truffles, chocolate-covered Oreo cookies, chocolate-covered pretzels and more. Children’s parties available. Packaged products are kosher-certified.


Chocolate Works — Millburn Location

www.ChocolateWorks.com

Chocolate truffles, chocolate-covered Oreo cookies, chocolate-covered pretzels and more. Children’s parties available. Packaged products are kosher-certified.


Chocolate Works — Garden City Location (LI)

www.ChocolateWorks.com

Chocolate truffles, chocolate-covered Oreo cookies, chocolate-covered pretzels and more. Children’s parties available. Packaged products are kosher-certified.


CocoArt, LLC

www.CocoArtChocolate.com

High-end chocolatier based in the Hudson Valley that uses handmade techniques to craft some of the finest milk chocolates in the U.S. Kosher/Chalav Yisroel.


Cooper Lake Farm (LI)

www.CooperLakeFarm.com

Gourmet brittle in eight flavors and chocolate varieties in five flavors. Gluten-free.


Crazy Crepe Cafe (HV, NJ & LI)

www.CrazyCrepeCafe.com

Crazy Crepe Cafe will be offering a variety of delicious sweet and savory crepes including a variety of chocolate crepes featuring Nutella. Also offering gourmet and dessert (chocolate!) grilled cheese sandwiches.


Crazy Cups (HV, NJ & LI)

www.CrazyCups.com

Gourmet K-Cup packaged coffees in a variety of fun flavors including chocolate!


Crumm Cake Cupcakes (HV)

CrummCakeCupcakes@gmail.com

Locally-produced cupcakes, muffins and baked goods.


Cutco Cutlery (LI)

www.Cutco.com

Manufacturer of “The World’s Finest Cutlery” selling cutlery, culinary tools, flatware, kitchen tools, BBQ tools, garden tools, scissors and accessories. All Cutco knives are made in upstate New York!  


Danielle’s Candles (NJ & LI)

www.DaniellesCandles.com/

Danielle’s Candles look and smell just like cakes, pies, ice cream, fruits and beverages — they look so realistic. Make excellent gifts.


DiMatteo Vineyards & Winery (NJ)

www.DiMatteoWinery.com

NJ-based producer of wines made from estate-grown grapes & local fruits.


Dragon’s Nest Baked Goods

www.DragonsNestGF.com

Gluten-free bakery from Long Island making cookies, scones, brownies, breads, cakepops, cupcakes and muffins.


Drink More Good (HV, NJ & LI)

www.DrinkMoreGood.com

This handcrafted beverage syrup and soda company creates More Good organic syrups and mixers for flavoring seltzer and making cocktails and vegan Egg Creams.  Flavors include ginger ale, cassia cream, root beer, orange pop, lemon-lime, hibiscus-rooibos and chocolate!


Dutch Desserts (HV, NJ & LI)

www.DutchDesserts.com

Bakers of authentic Dutch-Style chocolate & fruit tarts plus original Dutch Stroopwafels.


Emalyn Sweets, LLC (HV, NJ & LI)

www.EmalynSweets.com

Handmade chocolates, caramel pretzel bark, almond bark, chocolate covered Oreo's, marshmallows & pretzels. Salted Caramels & Caramel bars!  We now offer NUT-free chocolates.


Finger Lakes Harvest

www.facebook.com/FingerLakesHarvestShrub/

Shrub is an organic fruit-based vinegar cocktail mixer that can be also used in cooking, as the base for gourmet soda or sipped on as a health tonic. Finger Lakes Harvest is a new company located in the Finger Lakes that specializes in Shrub.


Garden State Wine Growers Association (NJ)

www.NewJerseyWines.com

Association of New Jersey wineries offering tours and special events.


Girl Scouts of Nassau County (LI)

www.GSNC.org

The Girls Scouts will be selling a variety of chocolate holiday treats.


Goodway Bakery (HV, NJ & LI)

www.GoodwayBakery.com

All-natural, baked-from-scratch cakes, macaroons, brownies, cookies and rum cakes.


Gooseberry Grove, Inc.

gooseberrygrove@yahoo.com

Braided soft pretzels & churros with three types of dipping sauces including chocolate.


Grandpa Pete’s Gourmet Sauce (HV, NJ & LI)

www.GrandpaPete.com

Makers of all-natural tomato Sunday Sauces in vodka, marinara, garlic & meat flavors.


Healthy Gourmet Kitchen (HV, NJ & LI)

www.HealthyGourmet.Kitchen

Where healthy meets delicious.  Healthy Gourmet Kitchen offers gluten-free jams, salsa, cheesecake, Italian cookies, dip mixes, infused salts and more!


Heidi’s Health Kitchen / HST Wellness Solutions

www.HeidisHealthKitchen.com

Heidi’s Health Kitchen offers plant-based, gluten-free carob truffles, Coffig (a roasted fig beverage) and dried cherries.


Hudson Valley Chocolates (NJ & LI)

www.HudsonValleyChocolates.com

Handcrafted caramels, chocolates and chocolate bars from New York’s Hudson Valley.


It’ll be Brittle

www.ItllBeBrittle.com

Producers of artisanal peanut and pecan brittles.


J. Emanuel Chocolatier (NJ)

www.JEmanuel.com

Artisan chocolates made using European techniques including almond toffee crunch, wine truffles, classic truffles and barks.


JD Gourmet (NJ)

www.JDGourmet.com

Offering 18-year aged balsamic vinegars & olive oil in 14 varieties, plus pasta and a limited-edition chocolate vinaigrette at The Chocolate Expo.


Jessy’s Pastries (LI)

www.JessysPastries.com

Sweet & savory Peruvian pastries — alfajores (in multiple flavors) and baked empanadas, plus Peruvian purple corn drink.


Kathie’s Kitchen LLC / Super Seedz

www.SuperSeedz.com

Gourmet, no-shell pumpkin seeds in nine great flavors, including chocolate.  Peanut-free, tree nut-free, gluten-free, vegan and non-GMO certified.


Khalila’s CornKrunch (NJ)

www.Facebook.com/CornKrunch

Offering various flavors of Caribbean corn pudding.


Lake George Distilling Company (HV & LI)

www.LakeGeorgeDistillingCompany.com

Lake George Distilling Company produces handcrafted artisan spirits based on 100% NYS grains. Try their Apple Pie Moonshine made with NYS cider and Adirondack Wildfire Whiskey made with a warm cinnamon flavor.


Last Call for Cupcakes

www.LastCall4Cupcakes.com

Maker of alcohol-infused cupcakes in a variety of yummy flavors.


Laurita Winery (NJ)

www.LauritaWinery.com

Laurita Winery will be offering samples and sales of their local, sustainability-produced wines including “Chocolate Therapy,” an popular chocolate wine.


Liquid Luvs Cake Jars & Confections (HV, NJ & LI)

www.LiquidLuv.com

Enjoy cakes of all sorts in mason jars, plus chocolate confections and holiday-related items.


Long Island Cares, Inc. / The Harry Chapin Food Bank (LI)

www.LICares.org

LI Cares will be conducting a food drive at The Chocolate Expo, as well as selling Harry Chapin CDs and t-shirts, to help people in need of food assistance on Long Island. Please bring non-perishable food items to donate to this organization, which was co-founded by singer/songwriter Harry Chapin.


Long Island Festival Catering

Enjoy Brooklyn Egg Creams and chocolate funnel cakes from Long Island Festival Catering.


Magnolia House Honey (HV, NJ & LI)

www.MagnoliaHouseHoney.com

Magnolia House Honey specializes in pollination of organic farms, bee polination and honey productions. This apiary from Warwick, NY, offers twenty-three varieties of

honey, as well as bee pollen and honey sticks. All pure honey is gluten-free and 10 varieties are O-U kosher certified.


Maiden & Liberty (LI)

www.MaidenandLiberty.com

With one foot firmly rooted in the old world traditions and the other planted in the new, Maiden & Liberty craft creative wine blends that transcend geographical borders.


Michele’s Sweet Shoppe (LI)

www.NHPopcorn.com

Small batch producers of hand crafted artisanal popcorn. From savory to sweet we have flavors to tantalize your taste-buds. Stop by and try it for yourself. You'll be glad you did because... the proof is in the popcorn!


Neuhaus Chocolatier (NJ)

www.NeuhausChocolate.com

The inventor of the praline in 1912 and the creator of the special box known as the ballotin in 1915, gourmet Belgian chocolate can trace its roots through the history of Neuhaus. Holding proudly to tradition, all Neuhaus chocolates are produced in Belgium according to original recipes.  And be sure to discover their unique collection of richly flavored chocolates to combine with refined Single Malt Scotch Whiskies, wines and spirits.


News 12 New Jersey (NJ)

www.newjersey.news12.com/

Sponsor booth.


Newsday (LI)

www.Newsday.com

Sponsor booth.


Oliva Vineyards, LLC (HV & LI)

www.OlivaVineyards.com

Oliva Vineyards combines the owners' passion for wine with their love of horse racing.  Taste Oliva Vineyards fine wines and talk to owners Tony and Debreen Oliva about wine and enjoy the stories about how each wine is named with a horse racing theme.  For wine and horse lovers like the Oliva family, Oliva Vineyards is the perfect destination.


Oliver Kita Chocolates

www.OliverKita.com

Indulge in the delicious taste of the Hudson Valley’s premier chocolatier.  Oliver Kita’s line of artisan and fair trade fine chocolates are of a remarkable quality using superlative French organic and Swiss sources complemented by traditional French methods and the finest ingredients. Heavy satin cream, award-winning sweet butter, the finest fruits, low sugar, and carefully selected and roasted nuts are all in artfully hand-crafted designs.


Passanante’s Home Food Services (NJ)

www.HomeFoodServices.com

Home food delivery service specializing in all-natural and organic food.


Pazdar Winery (HV & LI)

www.PazdarWinery.com

America’s original “wine chocolatier” specializing in creative wines including several chocolate varieties.


Pickles, Olives, Etc./Vesco Foods (HV, NJ & LI)

www.PicklesandOlives.com

Olive & pickle specialist with stores in NYC & NJ.


Pika’s Farm Table / CYRE, Inc. (HV, NJ & LI)

www.PikasQuiche.com

Old-fashioned, all-natural foods made with real ingredients!  Offering quiches, tarts, soups, potpies, pesto, salsa, bruschetta and gluten-free appetizers.  And, for a real treat... try their authentic Belgian Liege waffles with chocolate sauce made onsite using imported Belgian pearl sugar!


Pop-In Cafe / Let’s Work for Good (HV, LI & LI)

www.LetsWorkForGood.com

Gourmet handcrafted popcorn created by autistic employees. Certified kosher.


R&G Cheesemakers (HV, NJ & LI)

www.RGCheese.com

Offering a variety of cow and goats milk cheeses.


Raw Chocolate Love (HV, NJ & LI)

www.RawChocolateLoveNYC.com

Raw, organic, non-dairy, vegan, gluten-free, low-glycemic dark chocolate superfood bars in 17 delicious flavors that are created without processed ingredients, preservatives or sugar. Kosher/parve certified by O-K Labs, and made with love. 100% nourishment.


Rebecca’s Cake Pops, LLC

www.RebeccasCakePops.com

Bakery specializing in decorative cake pops.


Red Oak Foods (HV, NJ & LI)

www.SimplyBeyondFoods.com

Maker of organic spray-on herbs and organic spray-on spices . USDA Organic and O-K Kosher certified.


Rescue Chocolate (HV & NJ)

www.RescueChocolate.com

With seven flavors of dark chocolate bars and two flavors of mini bars, Rescue Chocolate donates all net profits to animal rescue groups — it’s the sweetest way to save a life! Rescue Chocolate is 100% vegan and OK certified kosher.


Riedel (NJ) — Warehouse Sale

www.Riedel.com

Famous European grape varietal-specific glassware at up to 75% off regular retail prices. Shop the 2000 square foot Warehouse Sale at The Chocolate Expo.


Roger’s Rustic

www.RogersRusticBBQ.com

Gourmet sauces, rubs and salsas in a variety of flavors.


Sail Away Coffee Company (HV, NJ & LI)

www.SailAwayCoffee.com

Premium single origin roasts, blends, and signature Cold Brew coffees from Long Island, NY.


Savor, LLC

www.SavorFineFoods.com

Producer of sweet & savory shortbread cookies (often using local ingredients) in gourmet flavors such as cinnamon-orange, coconut-ginger, Moka Ginger and Naugatuck (birch, maple syrup and cranberry).


Screme Gelato Bars (LI)

www.Screme.com

New York’s “hottest” new frozen dessert company, Screme Gelato Bar will offer its ultra-premium gelatos.  Dairy, non-dairy/vegan, low-fat and fat-free flavors.  Kof-K kosher certified.


Sixpence Pie Company, LLC (NJ & LI)

www.SixpencePieCompany.com

Savory & sweet hand held pies including various chocolate flavors.


Tail Waggin Treat (HV, NJ & LI)

www.RusticFarms.net

Homemade, grain-free dog & cat treats and pastries in a variety of flavors including carob chip.  Don’t forget to bring home treats for the non-human members of you family!


Tea Time (HV, NJ & LI)

www.TeaTimeShops.com

Retail tea shop offering loose tea leaves, cups of tea and tea accessories.


Teacher’s Recipe Fudge (HV, NJ & LI)

Paulpettie@comcast.net

Handmade gourmet fudge in more than 25 flavors.


TerraNut (HV, NJ & LI)

www.terranut.com

Producer of nut-and-seed energy bars.  Raw, gluten-free, vegan & kosher-certified.


The Bearded Baker (NJ & LI)

www.BeardedBaker.com

Long Island baker offering homemade, small-batch French macarons, rainbow cookies and brownies.


The Challah Fairy

www.TheChallahFairy.com

The Challah Fairy bakes many flavors of unique challahs and chocolate babkas, along with cakes, rugelach and the very best cheesecakes from their full-service bakery and cafe in New City, NY (Rockland County).  The Challah Fairy also offers off-site catering and Challah Fairy challahs are available at stores in the New York metro region.  At The Chocolate Expo, The Challah Fairy will be sampling their challahs, chocolate babkas, cinnamon and chocolate buns.  Kosher-certified under the supervision of R. Zushe Blech, and all products are made without preservatives or fillers.


The Cheese Guy (HV, NJ & LI)

www.TheCheeseGuy.com

Producer & distributor of all-natural hand-crafted artisan cheeses, crackers and preserves.  Kosher-certified by the Orthodox Union (OU).


The Chocolate Executive (LI)

www.TheChocolateExecutive.com

Baked goods, chocolates & caramel… all made on Long Island!


The Ice Factory (HV)

www.IceFactoryCafe.com

Homemade Italian Ice producer with truly unique creamy styles and flavors.


The Luscious Little Dessert Company (HV & LI)

www.LusciousLittleDesserts.com

Southern pound cakes in assorted flavors.


The Peanut Principle (HV, NJ & LI)

www.PeanutPrinciple.com

Makers of gourmet nut and seed butters in over 40 different flavors including chocolate.


The Pretzel Princess / KrantzKreations (HV, NJ & LI)

www.PretzelPrincess.com

18 flavors of chocolate-covered pretzels, plus chocolate-covered potato chips and gluten-free clusters.


The Pastryarch (HV, NJ & LI)

www.ThePastryarch.com

Handmade gourmet cupcakes, cookies, small cakes and butter cream by Tony Albanese from Cake Boss Season I and Cupcake Wars.  


Treats Brazil (HV)

www.TreatsBrazil.com

Maker of unique gluten-free, egg-free chocolate treats from Brazil called Brigadeiros.


Tri-State Specialties (LI)

www.SprinklePlanet.com

Manufacturer of sprinkles selling custom-blended colors of customer’s choice.


To The Queen’s Taste (LI)

www.Ecclescakes.com

Boston-area bakery featuring British-style specialty desserts.


Torchbearer Sauces

www.TorchbearerSauces.com

Maker of all-natural, gluten-free gourmet sauces including Sultry Tarnation, Zombie Apocalypse, Mango & Papaya Sauce, Carolina BBQ, Honey BBQ, Chipotle BBQ, Chipotle Wing, Honey Garlic and Oh Mu Garlic.


Turkish Delighs by Vesco Foods (NJ)

www.PicklesandOlives.com

Authentic Turkish Delights in a variety of classic flavors imported by Vesco Foods, makers of pickle and olive products.


Twizzles Tasty Treats (HV, NJ & LI)

www.TwizzlesTastyTreats.com

Chocolate truffles in assorted flavors… most gluten-free and a few dairy free, as well.


Uncle Jimmy’s Cheesecakes (HV)

www.UncleJimmysCheesecakes.com

Individual chocolate-themed cheesecakes and chocolate flan.


Valenzano Winery (NJ)

www.ValenzanoWine.com

Valenzano Winery is very passionate about their wines and just as passionate about sharing them. Sample & purchase their wines at The Chocolate Expo in New Jersey!


Village Chocolate Shoppe (LI)

www.VillagePeddlerVT.com

The Village Chocolate Shoppe is a family-owned business located in Bennington, VT, that produces assorted handmade chocolates, olive oil chocolate bars, salted caramels and much more!


Villakuyaya (HV, NJ & LI)

www.VillaKuyaya.com

Ecuadorian-based family business producing organic dark chocolate bars in a variety of flavors.  USDA organic certified & O-K Labs kosher certified.


Villari Vineyards (NJ)

www.villarivineyards.com

New Jersey-based family-owned winery.


Warwick Valley Winery & Black Dirt Distillery (HV & LI)

www.wvwinery.com

A Hudson Valley region farm winery, distillery and u-pick orchard offering wines, American Fruit Cordials & Liqueurs, Doc’s Draft Hard Ciders and spirits.  Doc’s Draft products are gluten-free.


Whipped-Up LLC (HV, NJ & LI)

www.WhippedUpCreations.com

Makers of unique “Unbakeables.”  Unbakeables are perfectly topped, ready-to-eat cookie dough bites in eight different flavors including chocolate chip dough topped with dark chocolate pretzel and a gluten-free/vegan variety.


Wild Coyote Gourmet Hot Sauces (HV & NJ)

www.WildCoyoteSauces.com

Handcrafted gourmet hot sauce in 9 varieties including Fire-Roasted Garlic, Tombstone, Cilantro, Chipolte, Sudden Death, Buried Alive, Black Scorpion and Raspberry Spice.


Winding Drive

www.WindingDrive.com

Enjoy delectable gourmet jams, jellies, marmalades, sauces and condiments from this small Connecticut-based manufacturer.


Worlding’s Pleasure (HV, NJ & LI)

www.WorldlingsPleasure.com

Worlding’s Pleasure produces handcrafted gourmet cheese dips & spreads, and they are also makers of artisan baked goods.


Yankee Folly Cidery (HV & LI)

www.YankeeFollyCidery.com

Yankee Folly Cider is a premium hard cider that’s still (not sparkling), off-dry, clean, crisp and refreshing. Yankee Folly is produced directly at the orchard in New Paltz, NY.


Yoni’s Pretzel Challah (HV, NJ & LI)

www.PretzelChallah.com

Yoni’s Pretzel Challah will be offering a variety of pretzel challahs, plus chocolate truffles, chocolate chip cookies and chocolate fudge cookies. Yoni’s Foods is kosher-certified by Star-K Labs and the VAAD MetroWest.