The Chocolate Life

Discover Chocolate and Live La Vida Cocoa!

January 2014 Blog Posts (6)

Cocanu Chocolate Review

Cocanu Chocolate Review

Sebastian Cisneros, the founder of…

Added by Ggirl Bldr on January 31, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Growing and Marketing "new" cacao species?

Hello Friends,

Thirty years ago I planted 1200 cacao trees on our small farm near the southern Pacific coast of Costa Rica (bought before the ridiculous present land prices!).  That was 1984, but some 10 years later the Monilia fungus moved in and we were losing most of the crop.  Before the monilia we were producing about 1000 kilos per year.   I was back in the US working and trying to save some money, and my "caretaker/thief" abondoned it.

Returning permanently to my farm 6…


Added by Jesse Blenn on January 25, 2014 at 9:31am — 3 Comments

Beyond Criollo, Trinitario, Forastero

I looked a little more into cacao genetics, so here are some thoughts on this issue as posted on my blog. Let me know what you think...

When entering the world of high-quality chocolates you immediately get confronted with a number of categories in order to understand or classify a chocolate. There is the technical aspect of the chocolate manufacturer: roasting, conching, adding cocoa…


Added by Sweet matter physicist on January 23, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Beautiful Chocolates- Please leave your Website Link and a Photo if possible!

Hi Everyone,

I am new here my site is…


Added by Lavinia on January 18, 2014 at 8:59am — No Comments

Large Supplies Of Cocoa Contact us

Kumba Cocoa Cooperative is a group of Kumba Cocoa farmers , we have available more than 2000 tonnes of cocoa beans ready for sale , our cocoa is raw and well dreid ready to be shipped out by express shipment  or through cargo shipment you can give me a call at 0023793239874 or send us an e-mail at . We welcome small and bulk buyers to send  us their inquiries so that we can build a long term business relationship .

Added by kumba cocoa on January 9, 2014 at 3:30pm — 1 Comment

The Good & Evil Bar Review

The Good Evil Bar Review

It arrived! The Good Evil bar landed on my doorstep early in the week, and the true chocoholic in me emerged. Like any typical junkie, I had to make excuses and skirt the issue when the Man confronted me after he discovered that there were only two squares of chocolate left for the review. Someone had to sample it beforehand, no? Hey, he's…

Added by Ggirl Bldr on January 4, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Blog Topics by Tags

Monthly Archives








Member Marketplace

Promote TheChocolateLife

Bookmark and Share

Follow Clay on:
Twitter :: @DiscoverChoc
F'Book :: TheChocolateLife
F'Book Group :: LaVidaCocoa :: @DiscoverChoc

© 2014   Created by Clay Gordon.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service