Discussing :: Interview: Jane de Borchgrave

Chelsey’s Rachel chats to Jane de Borchgrave, chocolate lover and creator of Kokoleka. Tell us your story: What did you do before Kokoleka?  I have been in marketing and new product development for years and have always been fond of food and cooking; I love the creation of flavours in food and have always been a huge chocolate lover; I am that person who adds extra chocolate to any recipe that calls for chocolate; I cannot remember a day when I have not had chocolate in some form! What inspired you to start up your own business?  The inspiration was not about wanting my own business necessarily; it was truly about wanting to drink a really... read full article


This looks so good and would make an ideal gift!


Mm you have given me an idea for a xmas present


hot chilli would be delish.


Wow this would be a perfect christmas present for my step dad ~ he only drinks hot chocolate n loves ginger & chili, thanks so much for creating it!! :)


Yum, sound really good.


what an inspiration you are :)


I love the last line "life is too short to drink average hot chocolates". I believe that about all treat foods. I've taught my kids to spit candy out if they don't love it, and pick a piece they do like. I NEVER would have done this as a kid. I would eat every piece of candy I could get my hands on even if it tasted like... well, really bad. Treats should be real treats. Lifes too short for rubbish!


This sounds interesting. Would love to try


What amazing flavours - would love to try the warm ginger


Always fantastic to support NZ products


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