Bar: Chuao 70%
Maker: It’s Chocolate/Brasstown Chocolate (Wiston Salem, North Carolina, USA)
Price: $9.95/64g (Bright River Chocolate)
Overall Rating: 8/10
Munch Factor: 4/10
Ingredients: Cacao Beans, Sugar, Cocoa Butter
Appearance: Plain pre-broken mold of long rectangular blocks; plain dark brown color.
Smell: Sweet with bright red fruits and subtle woodiness.
The Melt & Snap: nice melt & hard snap.
Taste: Sweet with a smooth fruitiness that’s truly enjoyable, and no bitterness or astringency to think of. Finish is short and sweet, and slightly woody.
Complaints & Complements: They did good things with this cacao. Bravo! I would buy this bar again. Also, I believe that this maker has re-branded as Brasstown Chocolate, though their packaging says “It’s Chocolate” is the brand.