iTQi is short for the International Taste & Quality Institute; the world's leading organization dedicated to certifying the taste of food and drink products. In order to qualify these products, iTQi selects its judges from the 15 most prestigious European culinary and sommeliers associations, such as Academy of Culinary Arts, Euro-Toques, Gilde Van Nederlandse Meesterkoks, World Master Chefs Society (WMCS) en L'Association de la Sommellerie Internationale (ASI).

Our awarded chocolate

Our Manon with mango and passion fruit was awarded two golden stars. This award is given to remarkable products with an excellent taste, with marks between 80% and 90% of the total score. For us this is a huge compliment, and we would like to thank everyone who has made this possible!


In 2023, Ovidias had 4 award-winning products. The Amores Collection and the Stirato can each received 1 star, and the Amatoria and Metamorphoses Collection each got 2 stars.
Want to experience our award-winning chocolates yourself? The Amores box of 250g is available on our webshop. The other products are sold through retail.