Bar: 67% Cacao
Maker: Mindo (Mindo, Ecuador)
Price: $5/60g (Direct From Maker)
Overall Rating: 7.5/10
Munch Factor: 7/10
Ingredients: Organic Cacao Mass, Organic Cane Sugar, Organic Cocoa Butter
Appearance: Rather dark color, and beautiful custom mold with “Mindo Chocolate Makers” printed below a cocoa pod.
Smell: Sweet cocoa with hints of moss and a dried fruit & nut platter.
The Melt & Snap: good melt & good snap.
Taste: Dried fruit for a moment, and then some woodiness gives way to a beautifully sweet fudge. Finish is moderately long and full-on fudge-flavored. No tannin or bitterness.
Complaints & Complements: Very compact and well-packaged; I appreciate the slit in the top of the plastic.