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Cacao Festival

When it comes to chocolate I am always alerted. A while ago, I’ve found a Cacao Festival in Amsterdam and when I went through the event description I saw that there would be 80 different cacao/chocolate stands there. 624 more words


4-ingredient brownies

In an earlier post, I wrote about how easy it is to make 2-ingredient, nutrient-rich chocolate (https://michaellustgarten.wordpress.com/2014/09/21/homemade-chocolate-in-2-minutes/).

Occasionally (~1x/week), I modify that recipe to make 4-ingredient brownies! 100 more words


Antioxidant-packed Berry Smoothie feat. Raw Cacao Powder

Serves 1

8 oz nondairy chocolate milk ( I prefer almond milk usually)
1-2 handfuls of baby spinach (the amount depends on your taste buds) 209 more words

Cacao & Chocolate

Chocolate Tea

Yes you read that right, chocolate is no longer confined to solid bars or warm swirly milky beverages, it can now be brewed into a delicious (and healthy) tea. 72 more words


Ginger-Cardamom Scones with Cacao Nibs

My parents like to travel a lot. Sometimes because of my dad’s job and sometimes to see new places. They like to bring me different types of food from these places. 484 more words

Most Recent

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