Many people enjoy eating creamy and rich chocolate and many said that chocolate makes us happy. But have you know that in Malaysia, there is a world-class Malaysia chocolate named HARRISTON. A brand with its many kinds of unique flavors.
Visiting Harriston with Agro Tourism Malaysia Vol. 2
It is a great honor to joined Agro Tourism Malaysia Vol. 2 organized by Malaysia Tourism Council which is supported by Ministry Tourism & Cultural (MOTAC) and Ministry of Agricultural & Agro-Based Industry Malaysia (MOA).
Once we arrived Harriston Signature Outlet, we were really amused by all the chocolates. we were been given some introduction about Harriston and also the knowledge of chocolates.
Mr. S.c.Teng, the founder of Harriston Chocolate who loves chocolate since he was a child had a dream to build his chocolate empire. After completing his study overseas in the 1970s, he noticed many tourists have a habit buying souvenirs in the airport, especially chocolate.
From Left: Mr. S. C. Teng (Managing Director / Founder) | Ms. Queenie Teng (Executive Director) | En. Aminuddin (Exco of Malaysia Tourism Council)As per En. Aminuddin from Malaysia Tourism Council, the purpose of having Harriston in Agro Tourism Program is to build the awareness and promoting our Malaysia-made products. Especially the unique product that made with our local cocoa that grown commercially in Malaysia | World’s Third-largest cocoa exporter
In the year 2016, Harriston was awarded Best Choice Recognition 2016 (Quality Top Branding) by Malaysian Inbound Tourism Association (MITA). Two awards were awarded in the year 2017 by Malaysia Tourism Council – Gold Award Tourism Boutique Outlet 2017 and also by Sin Chew Daily –Sin Chew Business Excellences Award 2017.
Mr. Teng envisioned the possibility of blending the rich taste of chocolate with the richness of Malaysian heritage.
Contributing to Malaysian Agro-Business and Tourism
With the envisions to be an International brand committed to capitalizing on the nation’s position as cocoa exporting country in the world and a top tourist destination in Asia. There are more than 200 varieties of chocolates which blended with local ingredients like coffee, curry, coconut, and ginger.
On top of the list are Tongkat Ali and Durian Chocolates, Harriston’s signature products and FIRST of its kind in the world.
Using only 100% real durian flesh.
Shopping with Experiential Education
At Harriston, DIY chocolate workshop is also available at their signature outlet with the price of RM35nett per person
Besides learning about the richness of Malaysian cultural and natural heritage as well as the world’s chocolate history, we get to learn and make our very own DIY Chocolate.
Well, to know more about Harriston chocolate, definitely you can get more information from the Facebook Official Page or to their website at www.harriston.org or you may contact Shahrel at +60 17-697 8123
So, Visit Malaysia and discover Harriston, a unique Malaysian chocolate experience!
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