Bar: Cusco 40%
Maker: Maraná Chocolate (Lima, Peru)
Price: $6.50/70g (La Esquina Verde Mercado)
Overall Rating: 6/10
Ingredients: Sugar, Cacao Mass, Cocoa Butter, Whole Milk, Skim Milk, Almonds, Soy Lecithin
Appearance: 15-square pre-broken mold emblazoned with the Maraná “M;” incredibly light color.
Smell: Really sweet, and I want to say a bit nutty.
The Melt & Snap: okay melt & strong snap.
Taste: Smooth nuttiness and a sticky mouthfeel; very muted bitterness near the end.
Complaints & Complements: Pretty packaging, I like the aluminum foil inner packaging, but the bar itself is only slightly above average.