Known to some as the “Land of the Dreamweavers", South Cotobato was once inhabited by Malay pioneers. and then subdued by the Spaniards. South Cotobato has indeed a very rich heritage and very fertile lands. This is where we find a very passionate cacao estate in South Cotobato bordering Sultan Kudarat. Leon estate top quality cacao was part of a export deal to Europe that was cancelled due Covid19 affecting sea shipping.
We do our part to help by lovingly roast the beans and then stonegrind, conch and temper the chocolate to attain the tasting notes of mangoes, cashew, fermented sough-dough
is proudly two-ingredient (only cocoa beans and unrefined sugar)
It does not contain any emulsifier (often added to make the chocolate more fluid and efficient to make, as well as heat-resistant to melting)
It does not contain any added flavoring of any kind (natural or otherwise)
It does not contain any soy
is crafted from chocolate that has had nothing taken out of it. Some manufacturers use "cacao mass" or "cacao powder" -- this means the valuable (and naturally-occurring) cacao butter was removed and replaced with cheap vegetable oils
We are currently able to ship this item within Metro Manila via Grab/Lalamove or pick ups at Quezon city more info upon check out