Pandemics and Chocolate

Our Co-Founder and Chocolate maker, Neil Robson, shares some of his thoughts on the COVID-19 Pandemic. Pandemics “These are difficult times, and times which unfortunately are going to become more challenging. Nevertheless, I count myself extremely lucky. The current COVID-19 pandemic has left us in the Western World reeling. However, it has made me think […]

Neil Robson 2020-03-27T16:23:02+00:00 2020-03-27T16:27:49+00:00
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Coronavirus update

We realise that you will have received a million messages from different companies concerning the current situation, so firstly, apologies for issuing one more. However, we felt it was important to mention a few things: As scientists, we are very aware of the importance of hygiene in food production and we make our chocolate with […]

Neil Robson 2020-03-23T14:57:15+00:00 2020-03-23T15:33:25+00:00
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Protein and ageing

Protein and ageing – as you ‘mature’ it’s time to eat more protein What’s the deal about protein consumption and ageing? No longer is protein only talked about by the under 30-somethings in the gym. The science is clear – as we age, we need to eat MORE, not LESS protein. But why? Well, protein helps […]

Neil Robson 2020-02-18T18:42:12+00:00 2020-02-18T18:42:12+00:00
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Merry Christmas and Thank You

Merry Christmas At Rebel Chocolate, we would like to take this opportunity to wish you a very Merry Christmas! We hope you are spending some time doing the things you love. For us, this will involve spending time with family and eating lots of chocolate! Thank you We would also like to take this opportunity […]

Neil Robson 2019-12-23T11:19:09+00:00 2019-12-23T11:22:27+00:00
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Functional Chocolate

So, what is a functional food and functional chocolate? The British Nutrition Foundation states: “Functional foods deliver additional or enhanced benefits over and above their basic nutritional value.” So at Rebel Chocolate, we have created “functional chocolate” by adding ingredients into our chocolate which are nutritionally beneficial. Where did we start? We started by removing […]

Neil Robson 2019-11-25T15:24:50+00:00 2019-11-25T15:52:15+00:00
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The healthiest chocolate ever? Matcha Green Tea Chocolate

Antioxidant packed and vividly green! Our Matcha Japanese Green Tea chocolate is a stunner! With three servings of Matcha per bar, 20% protein and 40% less sugar, can chocolate get any healthier? Rebel Chocolate, in collaboration with Tempo Tea Bar, has come up with yet another spectacularly tasty, and totally unique chocolate bar. And as […]

Neil Robson 2019-10-17T14:20:33+00:00 2019-10-17T14:21:20+00:00
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Plastic Free Chocolate

Looking after our environment is a hot topic and something that is very important to us here at Rebel Chocolate. Here is an overview of the steps we are taking to ensure an environmentally friendly and sustainable approach to what we do. Every bar of our awesome chocolate is first hand-wrapped in a sheet of […]

Neil Robson 2019-08-08T16:10:57+00:00 2019-10-04T18:41:27+00:00
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100% Plant-based Chocolate

What is our 100% Plant-based Chocolate? An amazing tasting, 100% plant-based, high-protein chocolate bar made with the finest Single Origin Colombian cocoa, that’s what! Made with just 3 ingredients (cocoa, peanuts and coconut sugar) It contains 70% cocoa, 20% protein and just 22% sugar – awesome! It is free from diary, gluten, soya, palm oil […]

Neil Robson 2019-06-07T12:42:48+00:00 2019-06-08T10:36:45+00:00
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Protein Chocolate, anyone?

Why? Why in the world would we add whey protein to our chocolate? Sugar that’s why! What is this guy on I hear you saying? I can hear my dad saying “are you on the wacky backy……?” Sugar content Let me explain. Most milk chocolate on the market contains a frightening 50 – 60% sugar. […]

Neil Robson 2019-05-27T17:52:22+00:00 2019-05-27T17:52:22+00:00
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Rebel Chocolate Events in April & May

Spring is in the air and we hope to see you at one or two of our fantastic Rebel Chocolate events in April or May! Rebel Chocolate Events in April 13th – 14th April – Bowhouse Food Market A celebration of food and drink with the best local growers, producers, makers and street food vendors. […]

Neil Robson 2019-04-05T17:10:22+00:00 2019-04-05T17:10:22+00:00
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What are people saying about Rebel Chocolate?

Rebel Chocolate Reviews If you’ve not tried our awesome chocolate yet, then you might want to know what other people are saying about it. So we’ve included a snapshot of Rebel Chocolate reviews below and you can see more here. Can you help us? It’s extremely important for us to know what you think about […]

Neil Robson 2019-03-14T16:10:26+00:00 2020-02-14T11:30:08+00:00
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Celebrating World Chocolate Day with Chocolate Facts and Extended Special Offers

We are fast approaching what has to be the BEST day of the year – World Chocolate Day takes place on Saturday July 7th! So we are celebrating this wonderful day by extending our fantastic special offers and bringing you some chocolate facts. Chocolate Facts Chocolate currency – in Mayan times, cocoa beans were used […]

Neil Robson 2018-07-04T13:46:06+00:00 2018-07-04T13:46:46+00:00
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Rebel Chocolate in an epic Taste Off with the Big Guns

The lovely people from Innis & Gunn got in touch in April to see if we would be interested in collaborating with them in an epic taste off between them, Auchentoshan whisky and us (the minnows of the group!). We didn’t have to think about it for too long – of course, we would love […]

Neil Robson 2018-05-31T11:27:59+00:00 2018-05-31T14:20:09+00:00
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Award winning Rebel Chocolate!

We were absolutely shocked and delighted to win the Innovation award at the Scottish SME Business Award 2018! We’re not sure who nominated us, but we would like to say a massive thank you to them and to all our customers and supporters who have made this possible. We have been trading for just over a year, […]

Neil Robson 2018-05-11T14:27:10+00:00 2018-08-14T15:08:47+00:00
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Healthier Chocolate Chip Cookies

It’s a grey Sunday afternoon – what could brighten things up? Why a chocolate chip cookie of course! But don’t settle for any old chocolate chip cookie, why not make one of our delicious, healthier chocolate chip cookies? Our delicious healthier chocolate is perfect for cooking with and can help make those naughty treats we […]

Neil Robson 2018-04-08T14:36:06+00:00 2018-04-08T14:36:06+00:00
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It’s all go for healthier chocolate in 2018!

The time thieves have been at it again – where did January go? Well, it certainly hasn’t been a slow start to 2018. But as a young company, we wouldn’t want it any other way. We’ve been overwhelmed by the positivity towards our healthier chocolate! Healthier white chocolate We started January off by restocking all varieties […]

Neil Robson 2018-02-02T18:27:23+00:00 2018-02-02T18:27:23+00:00
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2017 – what a year it’s been for Rebel Chocolate

As 2017 draws to a close, we find ourselves looking back on what has been a truly remarkable year for Rebel Chocolate. The Dream Some of you will know that this has been Rebel Chocolate’s first year of trading. We started the year hoping to turn our dream of making our healthier, but truly amazing-tasting […]

Neil Robson 2017-12-27T15:06:17+00:00 2018-06-04T08:36:00+00:00
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Where can you buy Rebel Chocolate for Christmas?

Lots of people are asking us where they can buy Rebel Chocolate for Christmas this year. So we’ve been really busy stocking up after a few busy events and we’ve signed up for a few markets in December. Buy Rebel Chocolate for Christmas You can catch Rebel Chocolate for Christmas presents and stocking fillers at […]

Neil Robson 2017-11-22T13:54:49+00:00 2017-12-07T08:20:12+00:00
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What’s the main ingredient in your favourite chocolate bar?

If you are looking at a bar of Rebel Chocolate you will see that the first ingredient is cocoa. Not sugar, not cocoa butter, not milk! Why is this important? Ingredients must be listed with the most abundant ingredient coming first and the remaining ingredients then listed in descending order. So this means the most abundant […]

Neil Robson 2017-11-08T17:38:32+00:00 2017-11-08T17:38:32+00:00
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Have a Healthier Halloween with Rebel Chocolate

How much sugar is consumed at Halloween? Well, we couldn’t find much information relating to the UK. Also, there seems to be a lack of rigorous scientific studies. However, we did find some information from the US. This article from Fortune suggests the average trick-or-treating child will consume around 3 cups of sugar on Halloween. […]

Neil Robson 2017-10-27T14:19:19+00:00 2017-10-27T14:22:47+00:00
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