Fruition Chocolate Works - 85% Tumaco, Colombia
Fruition Chocolate Works - 85% Tumaco, Colombia
Fruition Chocolate

Fruition Chocolate - 85% Tumaco, Colombia

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This 85% dark chocolate crafted by Fruition Chocolate was made with cacao from Tumaco, Colombia.

The story of Tumaco, Colombia per Uncommon Cacao: On the southern pacific coast of Colombia, Tumaco is a region that has been hard hit by historic political conflict and plagued by narco trafficking. The predominantly Afro-Colombian population has faced a great deal of prejudice and sustainable local development has been hijacked by extensive penetration of paramilitary and narco groups. When Cacao de Colombia first explored the region back in 2011, they found cacao everywhere; drying on any flat surface farmers could find, including the road. The sheer volume of cacao was overwhelming, and the opportunity for quality and systemic improvement was obvious. Cacao de Colombia has worked with three community cooperatives to introduce centralized processing and drying. Because of the introduction of centralized processing and Cacao de Colombia’s expertise in high-quality flavor development, farmers today earn 70% more income from cacao today than they did when selling dried beans to the commodity market supply chain, and have a true sustainable alternative to coca production or involvement in the narco groups.

Flavor Profile

Flavors you may taste: brownie, butterscotch, blackberry

Essential Product Information

Net Weight: 60g / 2.12oz

Ingredients: organic cocoa beans, organic cane sugar 

Allergy info:  May contain traces of nuts and milk.

Fruition Chocolate is based in Shokan, New York.

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