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Pie Science & Chocolate Genetics

Our very own Amy Rowat explains how to use science to bake a better pie, and geneticists look at the DNA of cacao beans to breed better chocolate beans. 17 more words

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The PDX Beat - Episode 21

In this episode, I chatted with Charley Wheelock, one-half of the dynamic duo behind Portland’s very own Woodblock Chocolate.

Find Woodblock online! Website… 32 more words


Cashew & Cacao Bean Smoothie

During our recent Balinese sojourn we stayed in Penestanan, an area just on the outskirts of Ubud. Our house wasn’t accessible by car – to reach the area from the main road below we had to climb a long flight flight of stairs shadowed by tropical plants. 424 more words


Rawlicious Superfoods

From November, we will be supplying some of the Rawlicious Superfoods products and amongst others the Organic Raw Cacao products.

What is Raw Cacao?

Cacao is chocolate, chocolate in its raw state – unheated, NO trans fats, 519 more words


How is chocolate made-the production of chocolate

Chocolate is a kind of popular food, it is sweet, and usually brown. Chocolate is made in the form of a liquid, paste or in a block or used as a flavoring ingredient in other sweet foods. 689 more words


Berry Blast Morning Smoothie

Not sure what to make for breakfast?  Why not a healthy, vitamin and nutrient packed smoothie!

3/4 cup mixed berries (blueberries, raspberries, strawberries or blackberries) 50 more words