Labooko - Dark Chocolate - Brazil 72%Zotter
Conching time: 11 hrs. • FMR (Fine Mist Roasting)
A single origin chocolate with a fruity note, made with fine flavour cocoa from Para, where Julia Zotter spent an entire summer with a family of cocoa farmers, working with them and learning much of what there is to learn about cocoa cultivation. She toiled from morning to night in the middle of the rain forest, in order to learn the perfect fermentation method, which allows the cocoa’s full aroma to blossom.
Fragrance notes: sweet notes of Christmas with gingerbread and dominoes, dried fruit (cherry, plums, apricots, papaya)
Taste notes: sweet and mild, caramelised almonds, subtle floral notes as well as hints of toffee and cream (floral marzipan), fruity finish with notes of cherry, red berries and citrus
2 x 35 g bars
Shelf life: 12 months from shipping date
Dark Chocolate 72%°
Ingredients: cocoa mass°*, raw cane sugar°*, cocoa butter°* Single origin chocolate with cocoa beans from Brazil.
Cocoa (cocoa mass and cocoa butter): 72% minimum
*fair traded, fair trade content in total: 100%
°from controlled organic cultivation
May contain traces of all types of nuts, peanuts, milk, sesame and soy.
Weight: 70 g
Zotter has reinvented chocolate with their giant bonbons -- the hand-scooped chocolates which are the hallmark of the chocolate company. Featuring addictive and sometimes adventurous flavor combinations, these chocolates are layers of miracles artfully made; by hand. Sleeved by funky graphic art created by a dear friend, Zotter’s chocolates are not only downright delicious, but also giftable. The company’s focal point is on variety, quality, and innovation with a strong infusion of creativity, sustainability, 100% organic and fair trade quality with physical traceability. Have some guilt-free indulgence.
This tastes like a less sweet version of Milo at first, before caramel notes emerge, followed by fruitiness towards the end.