GROR10012 Green Origins

Green Origins Organic Cacao Powder - 150g

  • Cacao is the seed of Theobroma cacao, a small, evergreen tree that grows in tropical climates
  • Green Origins Organic Cacao Powder
  • Cacao is best known as the base for chocolate manufacture, but it is a nutritional powerhouse in its own right
  • It is rich in antioxidants


Product Description

  • Green Origins cacao powder is made from the
    Criollo variety, which is often referred to as the “Queen of Cacao” due to its high quality.

    Green Origins Cacao is produced by organic growers in Peru
  • Certified organic by the Soil Association.

    Cacao is a versatile food that can be added to many foods, used as a baking ingredient or made into a drink.

    Store in a cool, dark and dry place
  • If you experience adverse reactions discontinue use and consult your doctor
  • This product should not be used as a substitute for a balanced and varied diet
  • Cacao also contains a range of amino acids, and minerals such as magnesium
  • It is harvested by hand as pods
  • They are then pressed to separate out the fats (referred to as cocoa butter), and milled to powder
  • This product is suitable for vegetarians and vegans and is certified by the Vegan Society.
  • This process has a chemical effect on the beans, reducing their bitterness
  • Dried beans are peeled and their cores extracted, to be broken into pieces or ‘nibs’
  • The result is then packed ready for distribution.

    Criollo cacao powder from Peru
  • The beans are then washed and disinfected, before being dried
  • These are broken apart and allowed to ferment
  • The pulp surrounding the beans that ferments and eventually runs away as liquid
  • Please consult a physician before using this product if you are being treated for any medical condition, are pregnant or nursing

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Expected Despatch By 25/10/2016
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