Tagged with cacao

For a Friend – For Raw Cacao

Vanilla Orchid * Peppermint Honey * Lavender Citrus * Cloud Forest – Superherbs & Mushrooms * CBD Alchemy * Cacao Alchemy * Appalachian Wild Chai Y’all. I’m helping a friend from Asheville, NC area get the word out regarding his amazing, ethical, organic, and raw chocolate goodness! The thing is, his business is not only … Continue reading

Cashew-Hempseed Pudding

I remember the first time I laid eyes on this wild-looking tree.  I was in Costa Rica walking down a sleepy road and found these bizarre fruits hanging about.  I saw the shape of the nut at the base of the fruit and knew what it was almost instantly. Cashew.  Inside that bean-shaped shell, underneath … Continue reading

Snack Attack: Raw Cacao Almond Bars

Raw cacao beans After bonding with the cacao plant while in Panama and Costa Rica last Winter, I have a new respect for this plant.  I write about it a good bit in my blog on a savory mole sauce.  Of what I understand, in this area of the world, cacao was reserved for ceremony, … Continue reading