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Cocoa and chocolate
Cocoa and chocolate

 Cocoa bean, seed of the cacao tree (Theobroma cacao), which is used to create cocoa and cocoa butter, key ingredients of chocolate. The beans themselves can be crushed or chopped into “nibs” for a variety of culinary uses. 

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Real cocoa criollo 100%...
Price Kč100.00

Cocoa powder is obtained by drying, pressing and defatting cocoa beans. During pressing, cocoa beans are processed to preserve key vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and especially enzymes, which are destroyed at temperatures above 40 ° C. At the same time, the cocoa powder treated in this way retains the taste properties and aroma of cocoa beans. Cocoa powder and cocoa beans have more antioxidants and flavonoids than, for example, blueberries, red wine, black or green tea. Cocoa powder is rich in minerals including magnesium, sulfur, calcium, iron, zinc, copper, potassium and manganese. The product comes from the Mexican state of Tabasco, the type of cocoa is Criollo. Unlike similar products, cocoa is pressed on the original stone presses and contains a maximum of 12% cocoa butter.