Mashpi, 65% Cacao with Salt and Cardamom
DESCRIPTION: Cardamom is a spice that has been used for thousands of years, a noble cousin of ginger, which has achieved worldwide fame due to its multiple uses. In this occasion it has been merged it with the delicious Mashpi chocolate, highlighting a pleasant freshness on your palate. A touch of salt to bring out the flavors.
TASTING NOTES: Initially, tangy mandarin develops into caramel accentuated by cardamom and finishes with a nutty and salty profile...
5 INGREDIENTS: Cacao mass, organic sugar cane, cacao butter, salt and cardamon.
CACAO ORIGIN: Pacto - Ecuador
SUGAR ORIGIN: Panela de Pacto (unrefined sugar from Pacto)
AG-PRACTICES: Regenerative, Permaculture, Agroforestry
SOCIAL IMPACT: Community empowerment, Food sovereignty
FOUNDER: Agustina Arcos, Manuela Arcos y Alejandro Solano.
ALLERGY INFORMATION: Peanut free, soy free, gluten free, may contains traces of milk.
Meet the Founders
Agustina and Alejandro are the origin of Mashpi 10 years ago. Agus is an Ecuadorian and Alejandro is from Costa Rica, they are cacao growers and farm to bar chocolate makers. In “Mashpi Shungo” their 56 hectares farm, (48 of which are within forest conservation) located in the Northwest of Pichincha – Ecuador, they make the most unique, different and great quality chocolate bars!!!! You can’t miss them….