Askinosie – Zamora, Ecuador 72%

By Askinosie Chocolate

  • earthy
  • floral
  • dark


This bar from Missouri-based Askinosie is deeply earthy, with flavour notes of fudge, raisin, and mocha.

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  • Description


    There’s an earthy richness to this fantastic Ecuadorian bar. A fudgy body develops in the melt to reveal hints of raisin and mocha.


    Chocolate maker Shawn Askinosie spent 20 years as a criminal defence lawyer before switching his attention to chocolate in 2005. He travelled across four continents to build relationships with farmers and figure out how they could work together to create the perfect chocolate. Now, he and his team place great emphasis on social responsibility: putting fairness, justice, sustainability, and education at the heart of everything they do.


    The beans in this bar were sourced from Monica Guaman – pictured on the bar – who leads her own small family farm and a cooperative of other small cocoa farmers in her village of Zamora, Ecuador. Shawn works closely with Monica and visits her regularly to work with her farmers, inspect their beans, and share with them Askinosie’s profits.

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  • 2 reviews for Askinosie – Zamora, Ecuador 72%

    • Michelle H.

      Michelle H.

      May 3, 2021

      Have reordered more than once, indulgent, a really chocolatey chocolate.

    • DAVID P.

      DAVID P.

      October 11, 2020

      This is absolutely amazing! So good I bought two more bars. Rich but the after-taste is so complex.

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    Cocoa beans, organic cane sugar, cocoa butter

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Based in Springfield, Missouri and founded by former defence lawyer Shawn Askinosie, Askinosie Chocolate is one of the pioneers of the American bean-to-bar movement. Read more about Askinosie Chocolate

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