We specialize in providing cocoa ingredients for the nutraceutical and pharmaceutical industries. More than ever, consumer interest in food supplements that contribute to health and well-being is growing and gravitates more and more towards naturally based products.
Cocoa butter – Cacao butter is an edible vegetable fat extracted from the cocoa beans.
Application Uses for Cocoa Butter within Nutraceutical, Cosmetics and Supplements industries
Oils and Fats, lip balms, Hair products, skin products, body lotions, shaving cream, skin replenishing formulations
Cocoa Powder – Cocoa powder is used in several applications in functional foods – they are foods or dietary components that may provide a health benefit beyond basic nutrition
Application Uses for Cocoa Powder – Flavoring
Cocoa Paste/Liquor – Cocoa Paste (cocoa liquor) is pure cocoa mass in solid or semi-solid form. Like the cocoa beans (nibs) from which it is produced, it contains both cocoa solids, which at later stage is processed into cocoa powder, and cocoa butter in roughly equal proportion. It is produced from cocoa beans that have been dried, roasted, and separated from their skins.
Cocoa Nibs – Cacao nibs are cacao beans that have been roasted, separated from their husks, and broken into smaller pieces.