In North Carolina I've noticed a shift in chocolate prices from full retail to a more value oriented approach. This is not encouraging news for the small artisinal chocolatier. Obviously raw material…Continue
"Hi, I am very interested in these beans. Are they Criollo, Trinitario or Forastero? are they organic, and/or fairtrade? and what is the price per kilo for them? also shipping to the UK?
"Be very careful comparing yourself to sub-par concepts. Trader Joes, industrial. General chocolate shops mostly use old industrial makers, callebaut--small costs, cheap products. TCHO is one of the first larger scale chocolate makers in the US…"
"I live in Bergen County, NJ, right over the George Washington Bridge. I find the chocolatiers in the area sell at around $20 a lb. for truffles and barks. It is not very good. The pharmacies sell the $3.50-$4 a bar, but that is…"
"How many chocolate (bean) vendors do we have in NC? Glad to know you're a regional player, someday we'd like to get into our own line but not for the foreseeable future.
Though we buy artisan bars from american producers solely and…"
"Sorry! My mistake!
I just want to make sure that beans for discerning chocolatiers looking to produce the best chocolate should have access to the best out there, duly certified and all!
Especilly since it is very difficult to verify…"
"Thanks for the reply.
Where are the beans from, I mean the ones you are selling at a $1/lb?
Are their origins certified?
Anybody can go to Ghana/Ivory Coast and buy tons of beans and flood the market with give-away prices driving away bona-fide…"
I think you might have misinterpreted the post. The beans sell for between 3.75 and 7.50 a lb. depending on quantity purchased. I could charge more if you like but I want to deliver fine beans for a reasonable amount.
"Hi! Are you giving it away?
What kind of beans are these?
World daily price currently is around $1.30 a pound!
"The ICCO daily price for cocoa beans is the average of the quotations of the nearest three active futures trading…"
For the month of March all beans are on sale for $1.00 a lb. less than the listed price. The amount is reflected in reduced shipping. The sales price does not apply to beans by the bag.Thank you for your support of our business. See More
I want to thank everybody that has supported Carolina Cacao since our recent opening. We have many different beans on our website available for sale by the pound. In addition I have access to many other varieities by the bag that are not listed. If you don't find what you want, just write and tell me what you are searching for. Hopefully we can get what you need.carolinacacao.com Thanks again to everybody. See More