Organic Cacao in Shell – Original Chocolate
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The cacao bean has a thin, protective shell that many eat to offset the bitter taste of the bean within while preserving the distinct flavor. Complex and filling, cacao beans taste like dark chocolate because they are dark chocolate! 2 oz heat-sealed bag with the history on the label.
A Bit of History
The indigenous people of MesoAmerica believed the cacao was a gift from the gods. Some, such as the Aztec leader Montezuma, believed it was the secret to virility. So valuable was the cacao, the Aztecs even used it as money.