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Vercruysse Geert's Blog – January 2011 Archive (2)




The recent activity of Armajaro, the trading firm that has purchased stocks adding 240,100 tons constituting up to to 7% of global annual production have shaken the market with prices being pushed upwards beyond $2,800 per ton. That is a trader gain, it does nothing much to help…

Added by Vercruysse Geert on January 24, 2011 at 10:18am — No Comments

Casa Luker Chocolate: Flavour description

Some people ask me about Casa Luker and flavours, I like to work with there chocolate but this is personal.

For me the tree couvertures with character are the:Tumaco 85%, Huila 85% and the very best Santander 85%.


Its difficult to compare with other brands I'm working with such as Amano, Pacari, Valrhona, Felchlin,...

I like to make my own melange for enrobing my chocolates (bonbons) and so I do for the Santander 85% wich I take 2/3 Santander and 1/3 of Macaé…


Added by Vercruysse Geert on January 24, 2011 at 3:09am — No Comments

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