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Taza Chocolate Factory Tours

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Taza Chocolate Factory Tours
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At Taza,our mission is to make and share stone ground chocolate that is seriously good and fair for all. Why stone ground? Because bolder is better! We grind cacao beans using hand-carved millstones. The result? Stone Ground Chocolate with bold...more
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561 Windsor St, Somerville, MA 02143-4131
+1 617-623-0804
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our family (2 adults, 2 adult children) enjoyed the hour-long tour of this small factory. The owner/founder maintains high moral and high manufacturing standards! The product is delicious, the flavors are novel, and the packaging is well-designed and giftable. The chocolate is genuine, not like...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a bit a of a walk from the T line, but well worth it. Everyone there was very friendly. The tour combined a video with questions and free tasting. Since it was a weekend, we did not get to see the factory in...More

Thank Fran T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have wanted to visit for a couple of years, finally made it today! Our tour guide Kurt (think that’s what his name is )was very knowledgeable and did a great job explaining how Taza makes thier stone ground chocolate. It is an amazing story...More

Thank Lori R
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Great chocolate and learned a bunch about their process. I wish we could walk into the actual factory. Our guide was good.

Thank mdh95070
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Came in for a one hour tour and was not disappointed! Employees are very thorough and the manufacturing facility is very cool to see. Also, lots of free chocolate to taste! Would highly recommend.

Thank Joseph I
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

The tour guide was outstanding! She had a wonderful presentation and a wealth of knowledge. It was fun tasting a wide variety of chocolate. If you have a nut allergy, you’ll have to live vicariously through the tasters and sit back and enjoy the wonderful...More

1  Thank 48post2017
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Interesting tour though most of it is in a room with a speaker and props. You don’t enter the factory but get to look inside to see the layout. They were not making chocolate when I was there but that would have been nice. The...More

Thank Gail K
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Let me start by saying that my husband and I did the tour several times over the past few years (I believe we missed last year) We would go on Valentines for something fun to do. We live about an hour away so we would...More

1  Thank clc1170
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

As soon as we got out of the car, the chocolate smell hit me!! We took the tour at Noon on a Thursday in June. There were only 6 if us on the tour so it was very intimate and enjoyable. I be been a...More

Thank Cindi F
Reviewed 27 May 2018

This tour is worth it! The enthusiasm of the guides was contagious and the story of the factory was fun to hear. The unlimited tasting was a treat. We hadn't expected to buy all that much, but wound up buying several small boxes of chocolate....More

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Michelle C
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Response from Cindi F | Reviewed this property |
Yes!! And most are also vegan too!
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Response from sharday_girl | Reviewed this property |
None of their chocolate has dairy. Some of the chocolate has nuts, but not all of it. There are plenty of samples that should be fine for your children. I'm sure the tour guide and shop staff could tell you which ones to... More