ÓBOLO – Pangoa, Peru 51% Milk
An exceptionally creamy creation from Chilean maker ÓBOLO – look out for notes of caramel and red fruits.
This rich and creamy dark milk chocolate is full of fruity and caramel flavours. Peruvian cocoa is combined with powdered whole milk from southern Chile to create this super creamy tasting experience.
ABOUT THE MAKER
Mark Gerrits, the founder of ÓBOLO, fell in love with Latin America over 25 years ago on a three-month backpacking trip to Chile in 1994 – so much so that he never returned home! He stayed in Chile where, nearly 20 years later, he started crafting small-batch chocolate from his home in Santiago in 2013. His value for social and environmental justice is at the heart of everything ÓBOLO does, from the ethically-sourced beans all the way through to their compostable packaging.
ÓBOLO sources its beans direct from the Pangoa Cooperative in central Peru. In 2017, ÓBOLO signed a collaboration agreement with the cooperative to work together on environmental conservation in the rainforests of Pangoa, which is indicative of the close relationship between Mark and the farmers. In his own words, “The cacao farmers are much more than suppliers of our raw materials. They are the protectors of the forest and its biodiversity. They are our friends and partners, with whom we share common values of quality, fairness and sustainability.”
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Weight 80 g Type of Chocolate Maker Maker Country Cocoa Percentage Bean Origin Icons Lifestyle and Diet
1 review for ÓBOLO – Pangoa, Peru 51% Milk
September 26, 2020
A pretty nice dark milk chocolate. I wonder if it would be even better if the cacao % was upped
Energy 510kJ/122kcal Fat 35g of which - saturates 21g Carbohydrates 47g of which - sugars 33g Protein 12g Salt 0.065g
- Peanuts, milk, nuts
- Cacao beans, whole milk powder, cane sugar, cocoa butter
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