Cacao powder is simply the ground cacao bean after the cacao butter has been removed.
It is an essential ingredient in chocolate production and is used in a variety of chocolate-flavored baked goods.Using our own pure cacao powder can be used to give a rich, decadent chocolate flavor to your recipes without adding any sugar or fat that is found in chocolate bars. Besides being delicious, cacao is also a superfood. It contains 300 different chemical compounds and nearly four times the antioxidant power of a dark chocolate bar.It is full of flavonoids, which act as natural antioxidants. In fact, it has the highest levels of antioxidants in any food. It helps regulate blood pressure and reduces the effects of aging. Give your immune system a boost by adding this flavonoid rich cacao powder to any recipe.Fruit smoothies like banana or strawberry are naturals for cacao powder. Add some to your morning Greek yogurt for added flavor and health benefits. Even added to your morning cup of coffee can make a nice change of pace.
Why our cacao is different:
All of our cacao beans are 100% USDA Certified Organic
We handpick all of our cacao beans to ensure only the highest quality beans make it to become organic cacao nibs.
Out of the entire world’s production of cacao, only 5% can be considered premium fine aroma.
The best chocolatiers seek out this rare Arriba cacao from the rainforest of Ecuador.