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Aggie chief urges cacao farmers to produce fermented beans

MAMBAJAO, Camiguin, April 20 (PIA) – Camiguin Provincial Agriculture urged cacao growers to produce fine, high-grade chocolate by fermenting their beans before drying.

“Proper fermentation brings out the very best flavor of the beans, unfortunately, it is under-appreciated by both the public and farmers alike,” Camiguin Provincial Agriculturist Renero G. 172 more words


The Cacao Experiment

Our first, very small cacao harvest of two fruits. The cacao tree is 3 years old, it is a bit of a late bloomer because of the poor conditions here. 523 more words

Backyard Seeds

The Health benefits of cacao

Cacao beans are seeds of the Theobroma cacao tree, a small evergreen tree grown in Mexico and South America. Cacao beans are roasted and ground to produce cocoa and, after further processing, are the basis of chocolate. 344 more words

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Gordon Food Store brand Pineapple Topping combined with pine nuts, cacao beans, Napa Valley Naturals Champagne Vinegar and maple syrup! Tastes like dessert. 200 more words


Optimally Organic Offers Raw Cacao Beans with Highly Nutritious Ingredients

 Optimally Organic, Inc, a natural supplement and organic food supplier helping people fight with nutritional deficiency with the most sustainable harvested superfoods in the world, brings the best shopping offers on pure and organic shelled cacao beans to serve nutrition seekers with a better sense of well-being. 434 more words


Chocolate's Future & Mysteries

In the town of Reading, located in Berkshire, England, exists the International Cocoa Quarantine Centre, where tropical cacao plants are kept to prevent the spread of pests and diseases which threaten the world’s chocolate supply. 47 more words

What We're Reading

'World's first healthy chocolate' to help dieters lose weight

“The 20-calorie chocolate bar, which can help consumers lose weight, is being supplied to Michelin starred restaurants and London hotels.”

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