Below is a look at some of the chocolate products we are most excited to see at the 2022 Sweets & Snacks Expo, listed alphabetically by company name.
Don’t forget to check out our companion lists:
- 15 non-chocolate products we’re excited to see at the 2022 Sweets & Snacks Expo
- 17 snack products we’re excited to see at the 2022 Sweets & Snacks Expo
- 10 novelty products we’re excited to see at the 2022 Sweets & Snacks Expo
Chicago Importing Co.
Huntley, Ill. / (847) 669-2100 / chicagoimporting.com
Fazer Fazermint Dark Chocolate Peppermint Creams
Fazermint is made with premium dark chocolate that is filled with soft peppermint cream.
S.R.P. (5.1 oz.): N/A
Chocolette Distribution LLC
Exton, Pa. / (833) 446-3854 / red-chocolate.com
RED Blonde Chocolate
RED Chocolate has developed a technology that whips and heats milk free from antibiotics and rBST until it caramelizes. The company adds it to a white chocolate base, making a caramelized treat without added sugar. RED Blonde Chocolate became available in stores nationwide at select partners beginning in April.
S.R.P (3 oz.): $2.99
Boulder, Colo. / (303) 786-7888 / chocolove.com
Dark Chocolate Mint Crème Bites
Chocolove’s Dark Chocolate Mint Crème Bites feature dairy-free peppermint crème in Belgian dark chocolate with 55% cocoa. The bites come in a resealable pouch and each one is individually wrapped. The bites are Non GMO Project Verified and Rainforest Alliance Certified.
S.R.P. (3.5 oz.): $3.29-$3.49
Endangered Species Chocolate
Indianapolis / (317) 387-4372 / chocolatebar.com
Rich Caramel + Milk Chocolate Bar
Rich caramel meets milk chocolate in this creamy, dreamy duo. This Fair Trade, non-GMO, gluten-free and kosher bar is made with 48% cocoa.
S.R.P. (3 oz.): $2.99
Fudgy Peanut Butter + Milk Chocolate Bar
Peanut butter fudge mingles with smooth milk chocolate for a classic treat. This Fair Trade, non-GMO, gluten-free and kosher bar is made with 48% cocoa.
S.R.P. (3 oz.): $2.99
Grand Junction, Colo. / (800) 252-5498 / enstrom.com
Almond Toffee Singles
All the flavor of Enstrom’s traditional Almond Toffee is packed into one-inch squares with the perfect blend of California almonds, sweet cream butter, and pure cane sugar, enrobed in rich chocolate and sprinkled with crushed almonds.
S.R.P. (0.75 oz.): $0.99
Hauppauge, N.Y. / (631) 675-2440 / eatingevolved.com
EVOLVED Protein Bites
EVOLVED Protein Bites are high in protein and low in sugar for those looking to meet their protein goals without sacrificing quality. The brand’s Dark Chocolate Quinoa Bites are made with plant-based protein powder, while the Dark Chocolate Hazelnut Bites are made with collagen protein. The bites are gluten-free and the cacao is Rainforest Alliance certified.
EVOLVED Simply White Bar
This dairy-free, low-sugar organic chocolate bar is crafted from the cleanest ingredients. Simply White is smooth and creamy, plus it's keto-friendly, paleo and plant-based.
EVOLVED Dark Chocolate Hazelnut Cups
The low-sugar Dark Chocolate Hazelnut Cups are made with Rainforest Alliance Certified cacao. They’re keto-friendly, plant-based, paleo and USDA Organic.
Ferrero North America
Parsippany, N.J. / (732) 584-4700 / ferreronorthamerica.com
Fannie May Premium Chocolate Bars
Fannie May is offering consumers a new way to enjoy the taste profile of its confections. Crafted without artificial flavors, colors or preservatives, the Fannie May Premium Chocolate Bars will be available in September in four flavors:
- Milk Chocolate Pecan Brittle: Smooth milk chocolate with crunchy, caramelized pecan pieces
- Milk Chocolate Butterscotch with Sea Salt: Smooth milk chocolate with butterscotch bits and a hint of sea salt
- Dark Chocolate Mint and Cookie: Mint-infused dark chocolate combined with crunchy chocolate cookie bits and real cocoa nibs
- Dark Chocolate Sea Salt Almond: Decadent dark chocolate with a hint of sea salt surrounding lightly toasted almond pieces
S.R.P. (3.5 oz.): $3.09
Fannie May Rocky Road Chocolatiers Mix
Fannie May Rocky Road Chocolatiers Mix features a combination of crunchy pecans, almonds and fluffy marshmallows coated in rich milk chocolate. Crafted without artificial flavors, colors or preservatives, Fannie May Rocky Road Chocolatiers Mix is perfect to snack on or to enjoy while on-the-go. This mix will be available in March 2023.
S.R.P.: 2 oz., $2.19; 7.75 oz., $6.99; 18 oz., $10.99
Ferrero Rocher Premium Chocolate Bars
Made of carefully selected ingredients, these bars feature crunchy hazelnut pieces, chocolate and creamy fillings, combined in layers of texture and characterized by a unique shape. The dome on top of the square recalls the distinctive shape of Ferrero Rocher and is an invitation to discover the different layers inside. The Ferrero Rocher Premium Chocolate Bars are available in four flavors: Original Milk Hazelnut, 55% Dark Hazelnut, White Hazelnut and Hazelnut & Almond. The bars will be available this fall.
S.R.P. (3.1 oz.): $3.09
Golden Gallery Signature Caramel
With Golden Gallery Signature Caramel fans can discover a unique assortment of chocolates with caramel featuring a variety of shapes, tastes and textures. Each piece is made from the finest ingredients. Presented in an elegant golden tray within a luxurious box, Ferrero Golden Gallery Signature Caramel is the perfect gift to make anyone feel special this holiday season.
S.R.P.: 12-piece, $5.99; 24-piece, $12.99
The Functional Chocolate Co.
Evergreen, Colo. / (833) 438-6246 / funcho.co
Sleepy Chocolate combines powerful botanicals including chamomile, valerian, lavender and lemon balm with the clinically researched benefits of magnesium and melatonin to help fall asleep faster and more soundly. It features a Blueberry Lavender flavor.
S.R.P. (1.75 oz.): $7.49
Energy Chocolate features Chocamine, a patented cocoa-based ingredient shown to provide sustained energy without jitters, alongside a blend of vitamins, taurine, L-Tyrosine, schizandra berry and green tea extract. It features an Espresso Crunch flavor.
S.R.P. (1.75 oz.): $7.49
Carefree Chocolate for stress and anxiety is a naturally-derived formulation utilizing herbs, botanicals and clinically researched and patented Pharma Gaba, & L-Theanine, shown to promote an alert state of relaxation without drowsiness. It features a Mint Truffle flavor.
S.R.P. (1.75 oz.): $7.49
Hawaiian Host LLC
Honolulu, Hawaii / (888) 255-5995 / hawaiianhost.com
Flavors of Aloha Collection
Hawaiian Host collaborated with illustrator Kim Sielbeck to create a colorful, whimsical collection of chocolate bars. Each bar highlights classic flavors of Hawaii, with the artwork taking inspiration from scenic shots of Hawaii and classic island icons. The collection features five flavors:
- Tropical Sunrise Swirl: White chocolate with passion fruit and topped with dried mango
- Island Bounty: Milk chocolate topped with coconut
- Pau Hana: Milk chocolate topped with roasted macadamia nuts and crushed pretzels
- Rocky Road to Paradise: Milk chocolate topped with macadamia nuts and marshmallows
- Surfer’s Breakfast: Dark chocolate topped with granola and real coffee
S.R.P. (3 oz.): $5.95
The Hershey Company
Hershey, Pa. / (717) 534-7786 / hersheycompany.com
Reese’s Pantry Pack
This slim, stackable pantry box features 25 individually wrapped Reese’s Milk Chocolate Snack Size Peanut Butter Cups. Fans can pack them in lunch boxes, bring some into the office, or stash a few in their desks for whenever they need them.
Sandy, Utah / 480-516-7066 / jojoschocolate.com
Granola Butter Filled Bites
Made with 70% dark chocolate, these bites are filled with Oat Haus Original Granola Butter and topped with gluten-free granola. They are free of gluten, soy and dairy and are certified Non-GMO.
S.R.P. (four 3.9-oz. bags): $25.99
Morris National, Inc.
Azusa, Calif. / (626) 385-2000 / morrisnational.com
Jell-O Pudding Cups
The milk chocolate cups feature a smooth and creamy chocolate filling. They’re available in 3.5-oz. pouches and a 1-oz. 4-pack.
OCHO Candy, Inc.
Oakland, Calif. / (510) 736-2465 / ochocandy.com
Plant-based Dark Chocolate Caramels
Coated in dark chocolate, these caramels are made with Miyoko's European cultured vegan butter. They’re available in Classic, Chocolate, Coffee and Cinnamon flavors.
S.R.P. (3.5 oz.): N/A
Brooklyn, N.Y. / (267) 241-5254 / simplygum.com
Simply Candy Bars
These vegan candy bars start with a gooey filling made with premium dates, then roasted peanuts are mixed in for a little crunch. Everything is coated in a rich dark chocolate that's sweetened with a hint of coconut sugar. They’re free of cane sugar, aspartame, xylitol, dairy, gluten, soy, palm, artificial flavors and artificial colors.
S.R.P. (4.5 oz.): $7.99