Keeping it Katy: Araya Artisan Chocolates. By Pat Wilson. The Katy News.

Araya Artisan Chocolates is a family owned business located in Katy just off Grand Parkway at Highland Knolls. The name Araya came from the Araya salt mines in Venezuela. The “Y” in the Araya logo represents the tined fork used for dipping the chocolate with the dot above the “Y” representing a chocolate drop. Araya is all about artisan chocolates and is owned and run by the Venezuelan husband and...

Say ‘I love you’ with chocolate from Araya. By Tanji Patton. Good Taste TV

Little, individuals pieces of art – that’s truly what these adorable artisan chocolates from Araya are! High grade, primo blends from Venezuela that taste just as impressive as they look. I was lucky enough to try a few…the Pink Salt, which is a strong dark chocolate ganache with a touch of pink salt from the Himalayan Mountains! Also their Strawberry Balsamic that’s hand painted and shaped as a h...

Treat Yo Self: Araya Artisan Chocolates. By Amber Ambrose. Zagat.

Inspired by the iconic (and hilarious) "Treat Yo Self" episode of Parks and Recreation, we've decided to seek out indulgences in Houston worthy of the designation, and feature them in a regular column. Have an idea for us? We welcome your comments.It's time to start shopping for Valentine's Day. If you want to go the traditional chocolate route, but still want to ensure it'll impress your foodie s...