What is Fino De Aroma?
The Fino de Aroma designation is an International Cocoa Organization (ICCO) classification. Around 8% of the cocoa produced in the world is Cacao Fino de Aroma. 100% of our chocolate is Fino de Aroma.
Fino de Aroma is grown mainly in Colombia, Ecuador, Venezuela, and Peru. It comes from criollo and trinitario varieties. They are known for their fruity and floral aroma with traces of hazelnut malt. It lacks the acidity astringent flavor of the Forastero cocoa grown in Africa.