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Small bean-to-bar chocolate maker creating new limited-edition single-origin chocolate bar and expanding production!
153 backers pledged $17,308 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge $10 or more About $10

    Thanks! ...and a sticker!

    I'll send you a thank you note that I'll custom print on the new letterpress and signed by hand. Also, a cool sticker with the new Potomac Chocolate logo.

    Includes:
    • Thank you note
    • Potomac Chocolate Sticker
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    Pledge $20 or more About $20

    Just a taste...

    You'll get two small tasting fish of the new origin chocolate. Tasting fish are kind of like tasting squares, only fish shaped!

    You'll also get a thank you note and logo sticker and, of course, my undying gratitude.

    Includes:
    • Single-origin Tasting Fish
    • Potomac Chocolate Sticker
    • Thank you note
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    Pledge $30 or more About $30

    Potomac Chocolate T-shirt

    You'll get a T-shirt emblazoned with the new Potomac Chocolate logo. You'll also get the sticker and thank you note.

    Note that you can add a T-shirt to any reward by simply adding $35 (shirt + additional shipping costs) to your pledge amount.

    Includes:
    • Potomac Chocolate T-shirt
    • Potomac Chocolate Sticker
    • Thank you note
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    Pledge $45 or more About $45

    A couple bars!

    I'll send you two full bars of the new origin, molded in the new larger molds, and packaged in the new resealable packaging.

    You'll also get a nice thank you note and logo sticker and, of course, my undying gratitude.

    Includes:
    • New Single-origin Chocolate Bar
    • Potomac Chocolate Sticker
    • Thank you note
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    Pledge $75 or more About $75

    Double it!

    More chocolate you say? Great! You'll get four full bars of the new origin, molded in the new larger molds, and packaged in the new resealable packaging. Or, if you'd prefer, you can get two of the new origin and two of any of my other bars.

    You'll also get the thank you note and logo sticker and, of course, my undying gratitude.

    Includes:
    • New Single-origin Chocolate Bar
    • Potomac Chocolate Sticker
    • Thank you note
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    Pledge $105 or more About $105

    Chocolate and a Shirt

    You'll get four bars of the brand-new single-origin chocolate bar (or you can mix and match with the new bar and my existing bars) and a T-shirt featuring the new Potomac Chocolate Logo.

    You'll also get the thank you note and logo sticker and, of course, my undying gratitude.

    Includes:
    • New Single-origin Chocolate Bar
    • Potomac Chocolate T-shirt
    • Potomac Chocolate Sticker
    • Thank you note
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    Pledge $125 or more About $125

    Pure chocolate

    Even more chocolate? Check. You'll get two full bars of the new origin, and one each of my pure chocolate bars, including my three existing single-origin 70% dark chocolate bars, my 85% dark bar, and my 65% dark milk bar. All will be molded in the new larger molds, and packaged in the new resealable packaging.

    You'll also get the thank you note and logo sticker and, of course, my undying gratitude.

    Includes:
    • New Single-origin Chocolate Bar
    • All pure chocolate bars I make
    • Potomac Chocolate Sticker
    • Thank you note
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    Pledge $175 or more About $175

    All the Chocolate Bars!

    SO. MUCH. CHOCOLATE.

    I will send you four full bars of the new origin, and one each of all my other bars--all in the new larger molds, and in the new resealable packaging.

    This includes all of my single-origin dark chocolate bars, my single-origin dark milk chocolate bar, all of my inclusion bars (salt, coconut, sourdough, etc.), and any Limited Edition bars that I'm making at the time (Peppermint).

    And, of course, you'll get a thank you note and a Potomac Chocolate Sticker

    Includes:
    • New Single-origin Chocolate Bar
    • All of Potomac Chocolate's Current Line of Bars
    • Potomac Chocolate Sticker
    • Thank you note
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    Pledge $250 or more About $250

    Custom Wrappers with Your Design!

    I'll letterpress a custom design of your choice on my new resealable packaging. Put your name on them, or add a message and use as a corporate or personal gift, or as wedding favors! If you don't want a fully custom design, I'm happy to work with you to come up with a modification to my existing designs incorporating your custom design or message.

    The possibilities are endless!

    Includes 25 bars in the custom wrappers, thank you note, and a Potomac Chocolate logo sticker.

    p.s. If you want more than 25, message me and we can work something out.

    Includes:
    • 25× Chocolate Bar in Custom Letterpress-printed Packaging
    • Potomac Chocolate Sticker
    • Thank you note
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    Pledge $300 or more About $300

    Visit Potomac Chocolate!

    You and a friend will come and tour my chocolate factory (humble, though it may be). I'll take you through the entire chocolate making process, and explain each how each step affects the final chocolate. You'll also get to see all of the equipment that your support of this Kickstarter helped to purchase.

    At the end of the tour, you'll go home with 2 of each of my bars, in the new molds and packaging, including the new single-origin bar.

    And, of course, you'll get a thank you note and a Potomac Chocolate Sticker.

    Includes:
    • Factory Tour
    • New Single-origin Chocolate Bar
    • All of Potomac Chocolate's Current Line of Bars
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    Pledge $300 or more About $300

    Chocolate Tasting Party and Class

    I'll personally come and do a chocolate tasting/'Craft Chocolate 101' class for up to 12 people at your home or office. You'll learn about cacao, the chocolate making process, the history of chocolate, how to evaluate chocolate, and the differences between mass-produced and craft chocolates.

    And, of course, you'll taste a lot of chocolate! We'll taste all of my bars, including the new origin.

    Additionally, you'll receive two each of my full line of bars, including the new origin, the custom letterpressed thank you note, and a Potomac Chocolate sticker.

    (Washington DC area only, unless you're also willing to pay travel costs)

    Includes:
    • Chocolate Tasting Party
    • All of Potomac Chocolate's Current Line of Bars
    • Potomac Chocolate Sticker
    • Thank you note
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    Pledge $450 or more About $450

    Learn How to Make Chocolate

    You and a friend will come to my chocolate factory (humble, though it may be) and make chocolate with me. You'll get your hands dirty as we'll go in-depth through each step of the chocolate making process. At the end, you'll go home with two each of all my bars, including the new single-origin bar!

    Includes:
    • Make Chocolate With Me
    • Potomac Chocolate Sticker
    • Thank you note
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    Pledge $900 or more About $900

    Your Own Custom/Private-Label Chocolate

    You and I will work together to formulate a limited edition batch of chocolate made to your exact specifications and recipe. You'll decide the name, the recipe, cacao percentage, single-origin or blend, inclusions, etc. and I'll make it in my factory.

    Once complete, your bars will be packaged in custom letterpress printed pouches designed or personalized by you!

    This could be great for gifts or wedding favors, or for a small shop who wants to offer an exclusive bar of chocolate to their customers.

    Includes 60 finished bars, and test bars as necessary to perfect the recipe.

    Contact me if more bars are desired or to discuss details.

    And--don't forget--you'll get a thank you note and a Potomac Chocolate Sticker.

    Includes:
    • 100 Custom Chocolate Bars in Custom Wrappers
    • Potomac Chocolate Sticker
    • Thank you note
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    Pledge $1,000 or more About $1,000

    One bar from every batch in 2018

    You'll get one bar from every single batch of chocolate I make in 2018.

    Every. Single. Batch.

    Of course that includes all of my normal production runs, but also any test batches of new cacao samples or inclusions, limited editions, etc. And to start, I'll send you four of the new origin bar as soon as it's ready.

    And, of course, you'll get a thank you note and a Potomac Chocolate Sticker.

    To save on shipping costs, note that the chocolate will be shipped in monthly shipments.

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