Organic Hot Cocoa
A delicious organic hot cocoa with a rich, chocolate flavor. Certified Kosher Pareve by the Orthodox Union and organic by the USDA.
Ingredients: *Organic Evaporated Sugar Cane Juice, Organic Nonfat Dry Milk Powder, *Organic Cocoa - Processed with Alkali, Organic Guar Gum, Sea Salt, Organic Carob Gum, Organic Vanilla Powder (Organic Vanilla Extract, Organic Maltodextrin, Organic Gum Arabic). *Fair Trade ingredient: by weight 73% from Fair Trade cooperatives.
Manufactured on equipment that processes products containing tree nuts, soy, wheat & eggs.
The cocao beans are from the CONACADO co-operative in the Dominican Republic; organic sugar cane from small-scale farmers in Paraguay; and organic milk powder from Organic Valley dairy co-op in the U.S.
The CONACADO growers’ collective is almost 30 years old and has attracted about 9,000 growers and exports the most organic cacao beans in the world. The collective also owns a processing plant that produces cocoa powder, cocoa butter, cocoa liquor, and nibs for national and international markets.
Equal Exchange has been in business for over 30 years. It purchases agricultural products from over 40 communities in 20 countries, maintaining close and mutually beneficial relationships with growers.
(photo above courtesy of Equal Exchange)