Belcolade – the real Belgian chocolate – is a jewel that stems from the long history of Belgian art of chocolate-making. A superior-tasting range of Belcolade chocolate is made of carefully selected cocoa beans using production processes that have been perfected over time thus assuring exquisite taste of Belcolade is in line with consumers’ expectations.

Belcolade has a passionate dedication to quality, innovation, customer service and, above all, excellence in taste. Belcolade is – and has always been – produced exclusively in Belgium and made available to professionals only.

Based in Erembodegem, Belgium, Belcolade is part of the international Puratos Group – a family-owned company established in 1919 and headquartered in Groot-Bijgaarden, near Brussels. Puratos Group offers a full range of innovative products, ingredients and expertise for bakery, patisserie and chocolate sectors. As of 2017, Puratos Austria GmbH (previously Diamant Nahrungsmittel GmbH) is a part of Puratos Group allowing to offer its customers in Austria the best of both worlds.

It is with great pleasure that Belcolade and Puratos Austria GmbH support the transformations of safety curtain of Vienna State Opera for 2018 / 2019 season as a dynamic example of combining tradition and innovation to create exceptional art experiences.

Belcolade that stems from the long history of Belgian art of chocolate-making and represents experiences of Belgian art in one dimension is honoured to support experiences of Belgian art in another dimension – through the work of renowned Belgian contemporary artist Pierre Alechinsky presented in Vienna State Opera, one of the symbols of Austrian tradition.