Couverture Chocolate

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Couverture chocolate certified organic is one of our best dark chocolates.

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Couverture Chocolate certified as Organic Chocolate is the Best Dark Chocolate for eating pure and in chocolate recipes.

Santa Barbara Chocolate is proud to offer this smooth and mild organic dark chocolate. A real couverture chocolate with a delicate rounded flavor and plenty of cocoa butter to make it the best dark chocolate for eating pure or truffle making.

Sold in small discs approximately 1" in diameter. Made with pure cocoa butter and ready to eat. Organic cocoa with nuances of red berry fruitiness and a mild sweetness offer an exotic tasting experience. This is the couverture chocolate pastry chefs and chocolatiers use as their mainstay in the kitchen for truffle recipes.  Ganache, cookies and fruit are all easily dipped using this organic chocolate.  When it comes to making truffles, this is the best dark chocolate.

  • Organic Chocolate
  • Couverture Chocolate
  • Kosher Dark Chocolate

Couverture Chocolate Ingredients: Organic Cocoa Mass, Organic Cane Sugar, Organic Cocoa Butter, GMO FREE soy lecithin and Organic Vanilla Extract.

Santa Barbara Chocolate offers a range of top quality organic chocolates at wholesale prices. Our business is built upon happy customers who love our chocolate and buy online.

Tempering Chocolate  | Couverture Chocolate

Couverture chocolate like our USDA certified organic dark and milk chocolate is by far the easiest chocolate to temper. In fact, tempering chocolate is made altogether easy with our couverture chocolate buttons, thanks to the fact that this chocolate has a high amount of cocoa butter compared to regular chocolate. The higher concentration of pure cocoa butter found in our couverture chocolate makes it more fluid when melted and increases the total amount of cocoa solids, therefore making it easier chocolate to temper.

How To Temper Chocolate 

At our Santa Barbara Chocolate shop, we make available a wide variety of USDA organic chocolate products suitable for both baking and professional confectionary production. While chocolate doesn’t really need too much preparation when used in muffin and cake baking, or even if you are making sauces or glazes, but if you’re dipping chocolate fruit or truffles, you may want to temper the chocolate so it sets up hard and with shine. Tempering isn’t required if you dip and then chill the chocolates right away. The shock cooling will set up your chocolate truffles and chocolate dipped fruit. But if you need shelf stability for a chocolate shop, please temper the couverture chocolate and get the best results. Here’s the easy way to temper chocolate: TEMPERING CHOCOLATE (click link).

Why Does Tempering Chocolate Matter?

Tempering chocolate isn’t just melting chocolate. If you melt chocolate and let it set, it will taste the same as regular chocolate but could look different or develop a different texture. When creating confectionary items for shelf life, display and presentation it is best to temper. Just melting chocolate will sometimes lead to the separation of cocoa fat in the chocolate which will result in a whitish appearance.

Chocolate Tempering Temperatures 

As a rule in the Santa Barbara Chocolate shop, we work with melted dark chocolate at 88F-89F when dipping or as a coating. Milk chocolate, on the other hand, should be tempered and worked with at a slightly lower temperature of 86F-87F.  Rather than spending time waiting for large pieces of chocolate blocks to melt with a thermometer in hand, our couverture chocolate buttons allow you to melt chocolate quickly and evenly. Even novices in the kitchen will be able to make impressive tasting chocolates because of the quality of our organic dark chocolate. 

USDA Organic Couverture Chocolate

At Santa Barbara Chocolate, we stock only the best dark chocolate sourced from the most responsible raw cocoa producers. This way, we are able to provide you with superior texture and flavor, as well as couverture chocolate which is ready for any kind of dessert or confectionary preparation. The only question is, are you ready to taste the difference?

 

Warranty Information

Couverture Chocolate is an organic chocolate, smooth and flavorful. Easy to temper and great to eat as a pure chocolate right from the package. Chocolatiers say this is the best dark chocolate for chocolate truffle making.

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  • 5
    Organic Chocolate couverture 60%

    Posted by E.K on 3rd Sep 2017

    Best quality of chocolate. I'm using for my business and my customers love it.

  • 5
    Organic 60%

    Posted by Mirel on 27th Aug 2017

    I like this chocolate and really want to purchase more for my business but all my products have to be soy free and dairy free. Can you please offer 55% or 60% Dark without soy or dairy similar to the 70% which i love so much. PLEASE! PLEASE! PLEASE!

  • 5
    Perfect

    Posted by Heather on 27th Mar 2017

    I was looking for organic 60% chocolate to make into chips for chocolate chip mint ice cream and came across the listing for this product. I had never heard of the company before, but decided to give them a try because of the free shipping and coupon code (I usually get baking chocolate and cocoa from Mama Ganache) and I'm glad I took the chance -- it was exactly what I was looking for. The flavor is just right and the small discs are perfect for weighing out the right amount. My only complaint has nothing to do with this product, but that they had no organic cocoa powder in stock and I would have liked to try some (I go through a lot making chocolate ice cream). I would also prefer a company that carries only organic products, but at least the few organic products they have are clearly marked. Hopefully, they will have a better selection of organic products in the future, especially if they taste as good as this chocolate does.

  • 5
    Delicious

    Posted by Janet Nichols on 26th Mar 2017

    Excellent tasting chocolate!

  • 5
    Excellent Chocolate

    Posted by Jenna S. on 24th Jan 2017

    We are really loving this chocolate! The quality is fantastic and the discs make it so versatile for creating confections. Now I'm kicking myself for not seeking out Santa Barbara Chocolate earlier. My family and friends want to know where I found your chocolate and I'm passing the word on.

  • 5
    Wonderful, rich, organic dark chocolate

    Posted by Melissa D. on 21st Jan 2017

    Wonderful, rich, organic dark chocolate! This is the best dark chocolate I have found for baking as well as just to nibble on for a nice treat! In addition to the wonderful chocolate, the customer service is fantastic!

  • 5
    best quality chocolate

    Posted by Eiji K. on 21st Jan 2017

    I'm a baker,this is the best quality chocolate.Using for many years and my customers love it.

  • 5
    Perfect chocolate

    Posted by Love the quality of chocolate and great bite size chips. Thanks guys on 21st Jan 2017

    Love the quality of chocolate and great bite size chips. Thanks guys

  • 5
    Perfectly balanced!

    Posted by Tim Robinson on 20th Jan 2017

    I was worried at first that a 60% chocolate would be too sweet for me. Low and behold I took a chance and it paid off! This chocolate has the perfect balance of sweetness to earthiness you would get from a darker chocolate percentage. This has made a perfect snacking chocolate and is very useful for cakes, brownies, etc! Definitely ordering again.

  • 5
    Organic Dark chocolate

    Posted by Eiji K. on 20th Jan 2017

    The best quality chocolate. My customers enjoy very much.

  • 5
    Delicious chocolate

    Posted by Fabiola E. on 19th Jan 2017

    These chocolates are fantastic and organic for my creations. I always receive great complements for them! I recommend them!

  • 5
    Real Chocolate that tastes fantastic!

    Posted by Lynnea on 17th Jan 2017

    If you want the best chocolate for your recipes and the best value then look into Santa Barbara Chocolate. It's high end flavor with a competitive price that fits my budget. Great for dipping and coating truffles and baking cookies. So easy for any homemaker such as myself to temper.
    I really love the organic 60% for most of my needs.