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 Valrhona is the proud Chocolate Sponsor of Forbes Travel Guide 2017

BROOKLYN, NY (March 5, 2017) – For more than 50 years, Forbes Travel Guide has assisted travelers in making smart decisions about where to stay and dine when traveling. Since its founding, Forbes Travel Guide has been committed to the same rigorous inspections of hotels, restaurants and spas-the most comprehensive in the industry.

Their team of expert inspectors anonymously evaluates properties against up to 800 objective standards in 162 destinations across 42 countries. They evaluate the most exacting standards to determine a property's rating. Forbes Travel Guide’s scoring system uses a proprietary algorithm that weighs service at 75 percent and the quality of the facility at 25 percent. Their rigorous standards focus on graciousness, thoughtfulness and a sense of personalized service.

Valrhona’s mission is not only to produce the best chocolates, but also to and promote Haute Gastronomy and contribute to the success of its professional customers throughout the world. It is in the spirit of partnership with its customers, that Valrhona USA is proud to support Forbes Travel Guide and all their 2017 Star-Rated properties.

On March 1st and 2nd, Forbes Travel Guide hosted two All Star Awards events in NYC to celebrate the properties that earned stellar ratings. Valrhona was extremely proud to participate in the two-day celebration of the selected establishments by offering gift bags, bonbons and desserts to the Star Award Dinners guests.

Visit for the full list of Forbes Travel Guide 2017 Star Award Winners





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