History of ACC

 

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Head Chocolatier and Co-Owner of ACC, Carley Snider once worked at a tourist getaway in the heart of the Weminuche Wilderness, along the upper section of the Animas River. Accessible only by foot, historic narrow gauge rail line or helicopter, and over 30 miles from civilization, there was ample time for exploring the Upper Animas river corridor when not working.  One day while exploring the area, Carley stumbled upon an old and worn leather recipe book that contained (what appeared to be) old family recipes for truffles, assorted chocolates and family baking recipes.  Always interested in baking, as well as being her own boss, the seed for Animas Chocolate Company was planted...