by Theresa Christine Johnson on 06/02/2015 | 3 Minute Read
As if we needed any more reason to have chocolate in our lives, JUKU Design has created an absolutely delightful design for Xocolatl’s line of the sweet treat. Xocolatl (abbreviated as XOATL) is based in Atlanta, Georgia, and sources single-origin cacao beans to roast, hand-crack, winnow, stone-grind and then wrap, and their result is a pure form of chocolate with only two ingredients: cacao and organic cane sugar.
XOATL takes pride in the history of chocolate and of where their beans come from, but they also have a deep love for their city, Atlanta — and with good reason. All of the work is done within their small factory in the Krog Street Market, a new local retail and food stall haven in the Inman Park neighborhood. The packaging reflects this love of where the bars come from, where they’re made, and the great care that goes into creating them.
The packaging uses vibrant colors, further emphasizing the excitement of the chocolate-makers to share their bars with the world. The differing elements — from Aztec-inspired imprints on the chocolate to the Atlanta-inspired homes — work together in an enjoyable and surprisingly seamless way, appearing whimsical and fun.
Designed by: JUKU Design
Country: United States
City: Atlanta, GA