Madre's Chocolate, Honolulu/Waikiki, Hawaii
8 North Pauahi St., Honolulu/Waikiki, Hawaii 96817| Map |
When searching for sweets in Oahu, HI, families should stop by Madre Chocolate to purchase some of the best chocolate products available on the Hawaiian Islands. The shop sells organic, fair trade bars that not only taste good, but help support local farmers who grow most of the ingredients used to make these delicious items. The cacao used in the chocolate bars are full of antioxidants, and the process used to make the bars helps preserve many of these antioxidants so that they are still present in the finished product. Many antioxidant-rich fruits are chosen as ingredients as well, which means these sweets not only taste great but also have numerous health benefits. Many of the ingredients used were favorite choices for the Aztec, Mayan and Olmec peoples that made chocolate a part of their daily lives and were eating it more than a thousand years ago. Visitors will even have the chance to learn about the cultures of these people as they sample many different products that were made to honor these masters of chocolate production. There are several classes available at the shop, including weekly chocolate making classes that involve making dark chocolate from scratch. Madre Chocolate has won numerous awards over the past few years, so families visiting Oahu will not want to miss out on trying some of its wonderful cacao products for themselves and taking some home to share with friends.
Ratings by kids' ages
- Tots (0-2)
- Little kids (3-5)
- Big kids (6-8)
- Tweens (9-12)
- Teens (13+)
Tips for Families
Visitors will want to bring money to purchase some chocolate bars to take with them after the tour. There are also a variety of additional Madre Chocolate shops all around Hawaii, so travelers should keep an eye out for them.
Address: 8 North Pauahi St., Honolulu/Waikiki, Hawaii 96817| Map
Hours: Mon - Fri 11 am - 7 pm, Sat 11 am - 6 pm, Sun 10 am - 6 pm
Price: Admission is free.