Chocolate of the Day
Dominican Republic Oko Caribe 70% Dark Chocolate (bar)
Weight: .424 oz. (12 g.) in 1 small bar
Calories: 60 calories in 1 small bar
Cost: $1.50 for 1 small bar
Purchased from: Bar and Cocoa, online order
Welcome to Day #8 of Chocolate, Dominican Republic and Haiti Theme Weeks.
Today's Dominican Republic Oko Caribe 70% Dark Chocolate was from Definite Chocolate, S.R.L. (Santa Domingo, Dominican Republic).
This small bar had rich flavor. It had an aroma with molasses, spice and roasted coffee. The flavor notes included: brown sugar, roasted coffee and cacao, malt, and faint, fleeting nutty, earth and fruit acidity (citrus) notes.
Tasting notes provided for this small bar read as follows: "...notes of plum, orange zest and hazelnut."
Ingredients: Organic cacao beans, cane sugar