2022 Academy of Chocolate Awards GOLDWinner 2021 Academy of Chocolate Awards GOLD Winner 2020 Academy of Chocolate GOLD Winner
Tranquilidad is wild-harvested cacao from Bolivia and fermented by world-renowned cacao expert Volker Lehmann. The Heirloom Cacao Preservation Fund had these beans genetically tested by the USDA and it's been verified 97.3% Boliviano, also known as Beniano cacao. You've heard of Criollo, Nacional, Porcelana? Beniano is in a class all it's own.
Academy of Chocolate judging panel notes (2022): "
Very silky, smooth, creamy texture. An abundance of honey, prune, apricot, stone fruits in flavour and notes of chocolate digestive biscuit and liquorice. Delightful"