About Us

Santa Barbara Chocolate – The Home Of Premium Professional Chocolate

Since 1992 we've been the trusted source for happy people just like you: the chocolate lover, the chocolate maker, chef and baker. Take your creative inspirations to the level of excellence. Our success is built upon quality and value. And your happiness is the measure of our success. Try our bulk dark chocolates and see why we have secretly been gaining customers world wide.

Chocolate lovers across the globe can now enjoy a one stop shop for the freshest and highest quality chocolate on the market. As a chocolate connoisseur the brand Santa Barbara Chocolate conjures up images of exceptional quality. A premium name that rolls around the tongue, bringing the finest quality of pure chocolate bliss to the taste buds.

High End Chocolate at Affordable Prices 


With over 120 years of combined experience we are proud to bring the finest sourced chocolate to the online market. We have formed close relationships with our partners around the globe to make buying high end chocolate brands at wholesale prices easy and affordable. Always fresh from the source, we have chocolates that you can count on day in and day out.

Quality Delivered On Time and in Perfect Condition

Here at Santa Barbara Chocolate we pride ourselves on sterling service when it comes to delivering pure quality professional chocolate and cocoa products. With representatives branching out in Amsterdam, Los Angeles, Honolulu and London, our partners are helping to supply every corner of the globe with first class chocolate. Our suppliers, one or more, are fully accredited with HACCP, UTZ, USDA Organic, NOP Organic, Fair Trade and Rainforest Alliance. Santa Barbara Chocolate has formed close partnerships with FedEx and UPS.

An Award Winning Combination

When it comes to choosing a chocolate supplier you can trust, Santa Barbara Chocolate has the edge. Not only are we offering superior chocolate sourced from luxury brand companies but we've added our expertise at distribution: efficient delivery and competitive pricing makes for an award winning combination.

Chocolate to Ignite the Senses

One look at our product list will leave you in a dream as all your senses spark to life. Our range of chocolate is so diverse that even the fussiest taste buds will be charmed. Whether you are looking for rich, dark European chocolate classics or Brazilian cocoa chunks, new wave California truffles or Italian hazelnut paste we can make all your chocolate dreams come true.

Exceed Your Expectations

For the first time, confectionary chefs, chocolate box lovers, connoisseurs and dessert specialists can get excited about wholesale bulk chocolate online. Premium chocolate ingredients are waiting for you at the simple click of a button. You can enjoy the very best from some of the biggest and boldest names in the chocolate world and you can rest assured that your chocolate is in the very best hands. With first class distribution and transit policies, customer service that exceeds your expectations and competitive prices that will ignite your imagination, pure chocolate and fresh ingredients have never been so accessible. 

Wholesale Gourmet Chocolate Suppliers

Wholesale gourmet chocolate suppliers that know chocolate and all of the intricacies and also support your chocolate creativity is the secret to building a long term chocolate business success. This is why Santa Barbara Chocolate is the wholesale bulk chocolate company for you.Ask the pastry chefs who know us at The Ritz or The Four Seasons and they will all give the same review: 5 stars in quality, service and value. These are the three pillars of our success and this is our dedicated promise to you. We sincerely believe we are delivering on these promises and want to be your wholesale bulk and baking chocolate supplier. A measure of our success is seeing your success.

If you have had an opportunity to work with different types of bulk couverture chocolates for pastry, plated desserts and baking, you will quickly discover that all chocolates from Santa Barbara Chocolate will get the final results you need: great tasting chocolate that is easy to use, enhancing your creation by taking it to the next level.Santa Barbara Chocolate - Experience Great American ChocolateYou might love chocolate. Great American chocolate brands, however, are about much more than just melt in your mouth deliciousness. Great American chocolate is about pairing the finest raw cocoa the world has to offer with new ingredients and constantly evolving new chocolate concepts.

Gourmet Gifts & Confectionery

At Santa Barbara Chocolate, we make available several handmade crispy, crunchy, chewy, nutty, and truffle centered chocolate gift box selections. We build on a proud history of California chocolate making and because we hand make all of our own confections, you won't find anything like our own artisan chocolates anywhere else.

Santa Barbara Wholesale Chocolate

As master chocolatiers in California, creating our own new chocolate varieties is only part of what we do. This is because, at the Santa Barbara chocolate store, we also strive to help other chocolatiers source high-quality organic cocoa and tempering chocolate which they need to create their very own artisan chocolate varieties.

The Santa Barbara Chocolate online chocolate store offers: 

  • Pure Organic Cacao Chocolate & Cocoa
  • Organic White Dark & Milk Chocolate Couverture
  • Gourmet Compound Chocolate
  • Handmade Chocolate Gift Boxes

One of California's Most Trusted Chocolate Brands

By going to lengths which other chocolate brands don’t, our online chocolate store works directly with cocoa growers, in order to make available the world's finest and most sustainably harvested raw chocolate ingredients. Our white, dark, and delicious milk tempering chocolate, is prized by everyone from leading local pastry chefs in California to national vendors of some of the most prestigious desserts and confections.

Responsibly Sourced Vegan & Unsweetened Chocolate

If you love chocolate as much as we do, you deserve to be able to indulge guilt-freely in the world's best new chocolate varieties. This is why the cocoa we use in all of our chocolate, is sourced from plantations which pay fair wages and strive to make a positive impact on the environment. Every new chocolate box or chocolate couverture selection we make available is the result of fairly paid labor and precise hand selection of only the freshest and finest raw cocoa beans. As well, however, as sourcing only the best organic cocoa that the world has to offer, we also cater for a wide variety of different dietary preferences. From vegan white chocolate cocoa butter chips to unsweetened chocolate couverture selections, the Santa Barbara Chocolate store strives to provide for every personal taste preference.

Embrace Your Inner Chocolatier Today

Do you need a truly distinctive chocolate box to gift a certain special someone? Alternatively, are you a professional chocolatier in search of the finest hand-selected chocolate ingredients? If so let us help. Santa Barbara Chocolate is the place for wholesale white, dark, and milk chocolate couverture. Embrace your inner chocolatier today. Order now and start experiencing truly great American chocolate shipped fresh from our California chocolate factory.

Wholesale Chocolate by Santa Barbara Chocolate is available in a wide variety of cocoa origins, cocoa percentages and flavors. Gourmet chocolate for business gifts handmade by our chocolatier is how we started our company. Milk Chocolate in bulk couverture coins was our first wholesale chocolate we made and sold. Please visit our extensive blog with easy to prepare recipes like this one on homemade chocolate syrup.