HCP Heirloom Cacao 8

Municipios de La Dalia, El Cua, Bocay departamento de Jinotega, Nicaragua

Provided by Ingemann Fine Cocoa

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HCP Heirloom Cacao 8

Ingemann Fine cocoa is a Danish company settled in Nicaragua since 2007. Focused on fine flavor cocoa, the company established relationships with over 400 producers from whom they buy in wet-mass, and do the post-harvest centrally to ensure quality and consistency. They committed to long-term contracts with the producers, ensuring them a market access for 30 years and paying a premium price of 25% above NY.

Where is it?

HCP8 Map

Retailers

Chocolate-makers using this Nicalizo variety of beans include

Tasting Panel Notes:

The HCP’s International Tasting Panel loved the unusually soft/ fast melt texture of the Nicaraguan beans as well as their burst of fresh fruit and citrus flavors.

USDA Genetic Profile

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