13 Dec 2023

Aotearoa's own 'Willy Wonka' opens his flagship shop

From Afternoons, 1:45 pm on 13 December 2023

The story of the beloved Roald Dahl children's book character, Willy Wonka has been brought to life with the movie Wonka about to open in cinemas.

Making some chocolate magic of his own here in Aotearoa is Māori chocolatier Tom Wright from Ao Cacao.

Tom is ending the year on a high, having just opened his flagship store, and returning from a trip to Paris to showcase his products. He talks to Jesse.

Tom Wright

Tom Wright Photo: supplied