Blik op Cacao is a unique shop and experience at the Zaanse Schans, inspired by the view from the building outside: the Ofi cocoa factory. You will find us on the Zaan River between the windmills. This is the place where cocoa beans have been processed for two centuries. A beautiful setting in the heart of the world's largest cocoa industry. How do you make chocolate from cocoa beans? What is the true taste of chocolate milk? Why does the Zaan region smell like cocoa? You will find out about this at Blik op Cacao.

Come in and see a demonstration! Listen to our experts in the store. Taste the top quality Dutch chocolate and make your own traditional chocolate milk with 100% Zaanse cocoa powder. In short, a place full of fascinating stories to die for!

Come visit us and expand your view of the Zaan region