Nearynogs Chocolate factory is situated in the Kingdom of Mourne along the scenic Carlingford lough with inspiring views of the Cooley mountains.
Come and see the amazing journey of chocolate from Cocoa Farm to chocolate bar!
The first Chocolate makers on the Island of Ireland, established in 2011, make their chocolate from single origin cocoa beans. Importing the finest Cocoa beans, ethically sourced, from places such as The Dominican Republic, Sao Tome, Ecuador, Venezuela, Panama and Peru. NearyNogs hand sort the beans, Roast, Crack, Winnow, Stone-grind and Temper their chocolate to create the finest chocolate Northern Ireland currently makes. Wide range of Bars, Rebel Fudgery (nothing traditional), Variety of Hot Chocolate, Cacao Tea, Cacao Nibs, Chocolate Cups, Truffles. Gluten-Free, Sugar-Free & Dairy-Free Range.
The NearyNog team is a family-founded, owned and run business, who have been pairing the best quality chocolate with winning flavour combinations for years in south Down. The quest to source ethically grown chocolate made with no unnecessary ingredients wasn’t easy. Being adventurous, they sourced single-origin cocoa beans from fair trade farms in Ecuador, Peru & Madagascar. NearyNogs are ambitious to do Direct Trade having built relationships with farmers in Ecuador. NearyNogs complete the full Chocolate Making process to create beautiful handcrafted chocolate with no limits to potential creations.
Our Chocolate factory tour will give you an insight into the journey of chocolate, the work ethic of farmers and the passion chocolate makers share to create one of the worlds most loved foods.
Of course, there will be samples of chocolate to try and also to buy.