Bar: Esmeraldas 77%
Maker: Caoni (Quito, Ecuador)
Price: $3/50g (Tourist Center in Quito)
Overall Rating: 6/10
Munch Factor: 6.5/10
Ingredients: Cacao Mass, Cocoa Butter, Sugar, Soy Lecithin.
Appearance: Unremarkable pre-broken mold and very dark brown color.
Aroma: Fruity with sweet cocoa, but overall not a strong scent.
Melt & Snap: okay melt & good snap.
Flavor: Fairly one-dimensional mild cocoa throughout. No bitterness and just a hint of tannins at the end.
Complaints & Complements: It is a very smooth bar, especially for the high percentage, and it would make a good into bar for milk chocolate lovers, welcoming them to the dark side.
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