Encounters & Discoveries


The significant family expertise and experience of Olivier de Loisy® was not enough for him… In 1995 he made the decision to seek out the rarest cocoa beans, deep within producing countries, especially South America, Central America and in the Caribbean.

And the result? The discovery of exceptionally fine and rare cocoa beans, encounters with humble, passionate and instinctive planters, and the confirmation of a firmly-held belief: that the gustatory flavours of couverture chocolate depend on the origin of the cocoa bean…