Wicked & Wonderful
7 Corpus St, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52 6EZ
Produce: Fine handmade, award winning, artisan chocolates.
Explore the Wicked & Wonderful side of life with Benjamin’s new premium, hand-crafted chocolate. Ben is committed to creating exceptional tasting chocolates presented in stunning gift boxes designed to make the recipient feel extra special
Welcome to the tasty world of Wicked and Wonderful Chocolate, where all the award winning chocolate delights are handcrafted, using only natural ingredients and very special production methods that delivers exceptional layers of flavour in their chocolate creations.
Head Chocolatier and owner is Benjamin Axford, who is committed to creating luxuriously, indulgent flavours that are designed to tempt and delight!
Ben is one of MasterChef Gift Cards true stars having reached the finals of the MasterChef competition in 2007. To reach the finals it is necessary to be at the top of your game, cooking in the most popular and widely contested cookery competition on TV, whilst under the scrutiny of the professional Judges and British public.
A truly prestigious achievement which places Ben among an elite and exclusive group of artisan chefs and we are delighted to have him on board.
Ben has chocolate running through his veins, having spent most of his childhood living in Brussels, known by most as the chocolate capital of the world. Before following his true chocolatey calling in life Ben initially did a law degree, ran a successful a cheese & wine business, and became a Masterchef finalist!
You will find Ben creating his hand crafted, luxury chocolates from his small artisan kitchen in Cheltenham where the sweet smell of warm, melted cocoa constantly wafts through the air. All his cocoa is sourced from Fairer than Fair Trade farmers, which benefits the local economy.
So, if you are looking to seduce your taste buds with some desirable and decadent treats then Bens award winning Wicked and Wonderful Chocolate is the perfect choice.
Olive Magazine – Best Adult Egg Award – 2016
Academy of Chocolate – Gold x 2 – 2016
Academy of Chocolate – Bronze – 2016
Academy of Chocolate – Gold – 2015
Academy of Chocolate – Silver – 2015
Academy of Chocolate – Silver - 2013
BBC Good Food Bursary - 2013