78% Cacao, Costa Esmeraldas Dark, Ecuador
Our new 78% Dark Ecuador Dark Chocolate is part of the 2020 Limited Release Single Origin Collection. This dark chocolate is made from exquisite quality cacao sourced from Costa Esmeraldas, Ecuador. Costa Esmeraldas won a Cocoa of Excellence Award in 2019 at the Salon du Chocolat in Paris, and its texture is incredibly smooth. Each gift box contains 18 individually wrapped 5g pieces of Dark Chocolate.
Tasting Notes: Strong classic cocoa flavor, toasted nuts, light floral aroma, low acidity and balanced bitterness.
Origin Story: Costa Esmeraldas is a family owned and operated single estate cacao farm in the rural province of Esmeraldas in Northern Ecuador. The entire farm is planted with a single varietal of heirloom cacao known as Ecuadorian Nacional that gives this origin chocolate its distinctive flavor profile.