Chocolate is Our Passion
Longtime residents of Palm Springs and a couple for 45 years, Chocolatiers AL Wines and Steve May bring together a passion for fine chocolate and unique design to create their small batch, handmade and all-natural Artisan Chocolates. Using only the highest quality ingredients and fair-trade chocolates from around the world, Al and Steve have expertly hand crafted their line of chocolate bars, truffles and other chocolate confections.
Al Wines has spent over 40 years in the field of retail while Steve May has spent over 40 years in the field of health, wellness and nutrition. They have spent the last two years perfecting their knowledge and expertise in the art of fine chocolate making, pursuing training from some of the top chocolatiers in the United States including: Melissa Coppel, Jin Caldwell, and Patricia Christopher. Al and Steve have also graduated from courses offered by the Ecole Chocolat Professional School of Chocolate Arts.
Al Wines and Steve May are members of the Fine Chocolate Industry Association.