Cocoa Belle was founded in 2015 and started after the founder Katie quit her day job and decided that she was going to pursue her love of food and chocolate and started Cocoa Belle.
From a young age Cocoa Belles founder Katie has always had a love of food,would read cookery books and experiment in the kitchen. In 2010 Katie started a cake business making celebration and wedding cakes whilst working full time. It was whilst making these cakes that she fell in love with working with chocolate and spent 3 months training as a Chocolatier.
Cocoa Belle started as a small artisinal chocolate company based in Folkestone, Kent providing fresh chocolates using the best ingredients, local dairy products and fresh fruit and herbs. Katie also started teaching chocolate workshops to both children and adults.
In 2017 after starting a family Katie changed the business to focus on teaching offering chocolate and cake making workshops to children, adults, schools and corporate team building events.