Millésime India 74% BIO

Login for prices

The cocoa for this chocolate comes from the Kaithapara forest in Kerala, India. It is the region known for its spices. And that is reflected in the taste of this fine chocolate!

SKU: MIL0040 Categories: , Brand:


Terroir: Kerala, Kaithapara forest.
Beans: Kaithapara Vanam Forastero.
Via: Silva

Kaithapara Vanam cocoa is grown by a forest-dwelling community in Idukki, a region in the state of Kerala characterised by its vast mountain forests and mild climate. And so the British planted cocoa here in the 18th century, bringing it with them from Ambon, one of Indonesia’s spice islands.

The local smallholders grow cocoa alongside a wide variety of spices and fruits. The tradition of growing unique cocoa, together with an abundance of spices, makes Kaithapara an interesting terroir. Stable prices throughout the seasons mean that this organic cocoa is an economically attractive and environmentally friendly source of income for local families.  The preservation of the trees also promotes biodiversity and a flourishing ecosystem.

In the 1980s, several local cocoa varieties were planted in the Velloor forest of Kaithapara. The morphological characteristics of this cocoa show that they are mainly locally created hybrids with a strong presence of Forastero and sometimes white beans.

Ingredients: cocoa beans, cane sugar, cocoa butter.

May contain traces of nuts.

Valeurs nutritionelles / Nutritional values / Voedingswaarden / Nährwerte pour / per / pro 100 g
Valeur énergétique / Energy / Energie 560.42 Kcal / 2342.55 KJ
Protéines / Proteins / Eiwitten / Eiweiß 7,99 g
Glucides / Carbohydrates / Koolhydraten / Kohlenhydrate 34,06 g
dont sucre / of which sugar / waarvan suiker / davon Zucker 26,00 g
Lipides / Fat / Vet / Fett 43,58 g
dont acides gras saturés / of which saturated fat / waarvan verzadigde vetzuren / davon gesättigte Fettsäuren 14,80 g
Fibres / Fibers / Vezels / Ballaststoffe 8,06 g
Sel / Salt / Zout / Salz 0 g

Additional information

Weight 0,07 kg





4, 75




There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Millésime India 74% BIO”