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Before 2020 Epic Fine Chocolates was known as “Black Mesa Ranch” and as Black Mesa Ranch we won lots of national, state, and local awards and recognitions for our confections.  Here are a few…

2018 Scovies International Fiery Foods Awards

  • First Place: Chiles and Chocolate Fudge Sauce
  • Third Place: Goats Milk Fudge with Chiles & Pecans
  • Third Place: Chipotle Spiced Pecans

2017 AZ State Fair

BMR Brings home SEVEN Ribbons from the 2017 AZ State Fair!

  • Belgian Dark Chocolate Fudge: First Place Chocolate Fudge
  • Belgian Dark Chocolate Fudge with Walnuts: First Place Chocolate Cooked Fudge
  • Belgian Dark Chocolate Fudge with Chiles & Pecans: First Place Chocolate with Nuts Fudge
  • Orange Spiced Pecans: First Place Snack Mix
  • Chipotle Chile Spiced Pecans: First Place Other Snacks
  • Dark Chocolate Fudge Sauce: First Place Syrups
  • Chiles & Chocolate Fudge Sauce: Second Place Syrups

2012 "Local Hero Award" Food Artisan Extraordinaire

National Cheese Competition Awards - Professional Division

2010 American Dairy Goat Association @ Tucson AZ

National Goat Milk Products Competition -Professional Division

Bronze Medal: Confections (BMR Goats Milk Fudge)

Edible Phoenix Magazine to Black Mesa for outstanding contributions to the local foods movement