When tradition stands next to modernization you get this inspiring duo. While the fact is that CCN51 represents such big percentage of Ecuadorian cocoa production, traditional post-harvest practices alternating between patio and fermentation in sacks always reveal a specific flavour profile for this clone and Chocobend Clásico is this example: herbal, vegetal, and tannic with some buttery notes and hints of flowers is the typical profile.
herbal, plantain, peanut butter, lingering bitterness
low cocoa, herbal, buttery, banana tannins, flowery hints
8' / 120; 13'
Varietal composition: CCN-51 (36% lila; 20% white)
Pulp pre-conditioning: Drying on concrete
Fermentation method: traditional alternating jute bags & concrete floor
Coordinates:02° 21' 21.73" S 79° 36' 06.86" W
Availability: ~200 MT/year
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Phone: +593 990268316