Fritz Knipschildt Bio

Fritz Knipschildt a native of Denmark moved to the USA in 1996 and founded Knipschildt Chocolatier LLC in 1999 and opened café Chocopologie in South Norwalk in 2005. His European background, the formal education as a Chef in Denmark along with his training in France and Spain, have blended with his American experiences to influence his chocolates and confections.

Knipschildt Chocolatier's retail partners include, Dean & Deluca, Balducci's and Whole Foods Market. Gourmet magazine named their dark truffles one of the top three truffles in the world.

Fritz has been a special guest on many national television shows such as, "Behind the Bash" with Giada de Laurentis and "Throw Down" with Bobby Flay. Chocopologie's opening at 12 South Main Street brought a classic café with a modern twist, a warm and comforting atmosphere and seriously delicious scents to the vibrant SoNo scene.

In 2006 Fritz was selected as part of the "40 under 40" cadre in Fairfield County for his extraordinary business leadership and accomplishments.

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