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You may have seen striking images of bisected cacao beans. These vivid purple slices aren’t just for show – they’re part of an evaluation …

Like any other plant, cacao is vulnerable to pests and diseases. One of the most damaging infections is witches’ broom, an aggressive fungus that …

In a small village on the shore of Lake Atitlan, Guatemala, I recently purchased a pound of cacao beans from a local vendor. They …

¿Es cacao o cocoa? Dependiendo de dónde estás y qué chocolate compras, puedes encontrar una de estas palabras con más frecuencia que la otra. …

Is it cacao or cocoa? Depending on where you are and what kind of chocolate you buy, you may see one of these words …

¿Cuál es la diferencia entre el chocolate negro, con leche y blanco? ¿El chocolate blanco es realmente chocolate? ¿El chocolate con leche contiene leche? …

What’s the difference between dark, milk, and white chocolate? Is white chocolate even chocolate and does milk chocolate really contain milk? Is fine chocolate …

You may have seen raw cacao nibs on the shelves of your local health food store. Perhaps you’ve read about the benefits of this …

Whether it’s a delicious 80% Ghanan dark chocolate, a vanilla-infused Peruvian chocolate bonbon, or even a specialty hot cocoa, your favorite sweet treat begins …

Countless artisanal chocolate bars bear the label “bean to bar”. Chocolatiers will proudly point to it as a sign of quality. But what does …