A SWEET HISTORY OF COMPARTÉS
Compartés is the nation’s hippest and most trendsetting chocolate shop. Founded in 1950 and reinvigorated by chocolate prodigy Jonathan Grahm, Compartés gourmet chocolates are made from scratch by hand every day by a small team of chocolatiers and chocolate artists, using fresh natural ingredients from local farmer’s markets, in their Los Angeles chocolate kitchens and shop. Known for fusing chocolate with art, style, design and fashion, Compartés is a unique chocolate brand unlike any other, creating chocolates that are just as delicious as the stunning visuals they are wrapped up in.
Since its origin, the shop has attracted celebrities, beginning in the ’50s with aficionados like Marilyn Monroe, Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, Winston Churchill and The Kennedys. Today, Compartés creations continue to be enjoyed by bevies of Hollywood stars and starlets, as well as chocoholics around the globe. Contemporary celebrity fans include Oprah, Gwyneth Paltrow, Drew Barrymore, Chrissy Teigen, Ellen Pompeo, Mindy Kaling, Lauren Conrad, Tom Brady + Gisele Bündchen, Antoni Porowski, and Rachel Zoe among many others.
Compartés custom chocolates, adorned with personalized logos and designs, are part of their corporate chocolate gifts program for events, parties and more. Clients include Facebook, Gucci, The Oscars, Disney, American Express, HBO, Saks 5th Ave, Infiniti, The Emmys and countless others.
Most recently, Compartès released a line of Organic Vegan Superfood Chocolate Bars called Compartés Organics, there first foray into the functional food space. Chocolate lovers can enjoy exquisite Compartés chocolate, loaded with a decadent, textured array of organic ingredients with wellness benefits in eight functional varieties: Superfood, Endurance, Pro-Power, Detox, Pure, Energy, Beauty, and Healing.
With shops in Century City and Brentwood, Compartés will mark its 70th Anniversary in Los Angeles with a brand-new state of the art global headquarters – Compartès Hollywood Chocolate Factory and Store. Located on La Brea Boulevard, the new facility will feature all glass walls to showcase the freshness and quality of the ingredients inside each and every Compartès chocolate bar, known for varieties such as Donuts & Coffee, Cereal Bowl, Rosé Wine Pink Chocolate Bars and a mixed Berry studded bar. They will offer tours, hold special events and play host to private chocolate parties and tastings.
Compartés is truly the world’s most unique chocolatier and a chocolate brand unlike any other.
Compartes Chocolatier uses only the world's best chocolate, sourced from South America combined with the freshest locally sourced ingredients including California farmers market fruits and spices or nuts that we roast in our own kitchen. Each of our handcrafted chocolate confections is guaranteed to please the palate of the most discriminating chocolate connoisseur. The philosophy is simple: delicious artisan chocolate confections, chocolate truffles and gourmet chocolate bars are handmade daily using the fresh and most delicious ingredients.