Press For Oliver Kita’s Hudson Valley Chocolate Shop

Since he began Oliver Kita Chocolates in late 2007, Oliver Kita's fine chocolates, from his chocolate bars to his vegan chocolates, have received rave reviews.

There are many recognitions and awards for his creations, just a few of which include:

  • One of the Top Four at the NYC ‘ Chocolate Show
  • A “Best of” award from 
  • A highlighted gift on the homepages for Mother’s Day and Easter 
  • Best of NY’s Hudson Valley 

You can read Reviews of some of the Best Oliver Kita fine chocolates, read about Kita confections in the News, and more below:


In the News

  • Chocolatier Oliver Kita to Participate in New York Chocolate Show
  • Miami New Times 2012
  • Orlando Sentinel March 2010
  • Bon Appetit October 2008
  • Selected by Jean Vouté Pratt for Easter
  • Highlighted on NBC’s The Today Show Christmas Kitchen four years in a row
  • Voted one of the TOP 4 at the November New York City Chocolate Show
  • Best of the Hudson Valley 
  • Times Union, Albany, NY
  • Chronogram Magazine
  • Voted best of the week item to buy on
  • Home page selection on for holiday, Easter, Mothers Day

In Print

Valley Table , 2011

Natural Health , 2009

In Style, 2009

The Wine Spectator, 2009

The Chocolate Travel Guide, 2010

Taste TV Chocolate Guide, 2009

A New Taste of Chocolate, 2000