Complex with fresh dark fruit notes. The acidic profile of cherry and blackberry are balanced by rich caramel and panela. Notes of warm clove and plum create a velvety bitterness that lingers in the aftertaste.
Nose: Cherry, Blackberry
Palate: Caramel, Panela
Finish: Clove, Plum
This chocolate is an exclusive collaboration between MATER, the research and innovation arm of Central, No. 2 World’s Best Restaurant located in Lima, Peru, and SIMPLi, a modern food company ethically sourcing the highest quality most sustainable ingredients. These two trailblazers partnered to develop a collection of craft chocolates made with esteemed Peruvian Chuncho cacao–native to the Cusco region, Chuncho is known as one of the highest quality varieties of cacao in the world, and recent genetic evidence suggests it is the first origin of all fine cacao varieties worldwide.
This prized cacao was grown by the award-winning Puma Champi Family and sourced from the family’s early 2022 harvest. The cacao for this batch was collected