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Its all about chocolate and cocoa with a conscience.

It takes a lot of work to make your favorite food.

 

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via How is Chocolate Made? – Bar & Cocoa

 

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American Craft Chocolate

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Even though Hershey absorbed Scharffen Berger in 2005, the seed of a new movement had been planted.
Among the very first US craft chocolate makers we could find companies like @patricchocolate@amanochocolate and @askinosie. Capturing the potential of the cacao bean became a fascinating journey for many, and by 2016 there were at least 150 craft chocolate makers in the US…

via Sharon Terenzi op Instagram: “Reading about the history of American Craft Chocolate in @dandelionchocolate’s book “Making Chocolate” 🍫🤓📘 Summarizing from the book: It…”

 

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Achieving a consistent fermentation …

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…insights into his experience in cacao fermentation to obtain a consistent and distinct flavor profile for their finished chocolate products: ⠀

via Foodensity op Instagram: “In a 2017 Annual Cacao Sourcing Transparency Report, Jesse Last, Director of Cocoa Sourcing at @tazachocolate, provides a few compelling…” • Instagram

 

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Chocolate has been cherished for thousands of years,…

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via Growing Next Generation Cocoa for chocolate lovers – Cacao-Trace

 

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“People buy with their eyes, not with their mouths,” she says.

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via How to tell the difference between fine and bulk chocolate | Eat Sip Trip

 

Reasons Raw Cocoa Beans aren’t meant for Humans

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via Chocolate Alchemy op Instagram: “I know there is a lot of information out there about the health benefits of chocolate, and I know some people like to eat cocoa in it’s raw…” • Instagram

 

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…real challenges faced in the effort to make cocoa sustainable.

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via The Slow Melt op Instagram: “Sako Warren talks about seemingly simple but very real challenges faced in the effort to make cocoa sustainable. • • “Simran, I’m talking…” • Instagram

 

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