Escazu Chocolates is a bean to bar chocolate maker based in Raleigh, North Carolina. They have been handcrafting chocolate bars, truffles and confections since 2008. The source their beans direct from all over Latin America and use antique chocolate making equipment to make fine chocolate. Escazu was born from the inspiration taken from a trip to Costa Rica by two culinary professionals. Their location boasts a great selection of other sweets as well from truffles, homemade ice cream and lots of vegan options.