Dark Chocolate Chips


$39.00
SKU:
SKU-EECC7C0E

Description

Dark Chocolate Chips 

Dark Chocolate Chips are morsels of semi sweet chocolate made from premium Rainforest cacao. This is a semi sweet chocolate blended from the exotic Trinitario cocoa bean world renowned for a balanced flavor of cocoa, rounded fruitiness and floral notes. The chips finish with a smooth cocoa butter melt with no sign of coarseness typical of store brand chocolate chips.

Shade grown rainforest cacao is the ingredient that makes these semi sweet chocolate chips special.

  • Wholesale Bulk Dark Chocolate = great value
  • GMO Free Chocolate with high cocoa solids
  • Ethical Trade rainforest grown cacao
  • Chocolate made for you and the healthy California lifestyle
  • Certified Kosher Chocolate
  • Dark Chocolate Chips are easy to melt and temper 

Santa Barbara Chocolate Chips are made using only sustainably grown and harvested cacao. Family farms grow and sell their local backyard harvest to local co-ops. For you the buyer, it is like getting fresh raw cacao ingredients right from the Cocoa farmer's market. The co-op grades and certifies the chocolate as being harmoniously grown within the rainforest environment.

Dark Chocolate Chips Ingredients: Unsweetened chocolate, sugar, cocoa butter, emulsifier: GMO FREE soy lecithin and natural vanilla extract. 

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Shade grown cacao in backyard farms is used to make these chocolate chips.

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Farm Direct Trade and Co-op auditors ensure living wages and high quality fresh cocoa and chocolate products that are sustainably grown in harmony with the rainforest.

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Cacao grown in the Rainforest around the cocoa farm.

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Close up view of the Raw Cocoa Bean cut in half. This inside seed is the Cocoa Nib - this is what is ground into our dark morsels.

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Dark Chocolate Chips

~1,000 pieces per pound

 

Ingredients

Unsweetened chocolate, sugar, cocoa butter.

 

Country of Origin

United States of America

 

Allergen Information     

Manufactured in a facility that handles milk and dairy products.

  

Physical and Chemical Properties                                       

Method

Moisture

≤ 1%

IOCCC1(1952)

Total fat content

41.0 – 44.0%

IOCCC14(1972)

Total milk protein

< 0.05ppm

ELISA

Process validated with LOD

< 0.05ppm TMP (Total Milk Protein)

 

Monitoring with LOD

< 2.5ppm TMP (Total Milk Protein)

 

Fineness (micrometer)

15.0 – 20.0μm

Internal Method

  

Microbiological Properties                                    

Method

Total Mesophilic Aerobic Count

≤ 5000/g

ISO4833

Mold

≤ 50/g

ISO7954

Yeast

≤ 50/g

ISO7954

Enterobacteriaceae

≤ 10/g

ISO21528-2

Coliforms

≤ 10/g

ISO4832

E. Coli

Absent/g

ISO16649-2

Salmonella

Absent/25g

ISO6579

 

Recommended Storing Conditions

60 - 68°F; relative humidity < 60%, in odor free atmosphere.

 

Shelf Life                                           

Best used within 24 months of production date.

 

Nutritional Information on Average for 3.53oz (100g)

Calories

528kcal

Calories from fat

366kcal

Total protein

6.2g

Milk protein

0g

Total carbohydrates

49.1g

Sugars (mono+disaccharides)

33.5g

 

 

Polydextrose

0g

 

 

Polyols

0g

 

 

Starch

2.7g

Total fat

42.5g

Saturated fatty acid

25.6g

 

 

Mono unsaturated fatty acid

13.8g

 

 

Poly unsaturated fatty acid

1.2g

 

 

Trans fatty acid

0g

 

 

Cholesterol

0mg

 

 

Organic acids

0.84g

 

 

Dietary fiber

9.8g

Total alkaloids

0.63g

Alcohol

0g

Poly hydroxyphenols

1.56g

Vitamin A

17.686μg

Vitamin B1

0.104mg

Vitamin B2

0.104mg

Vitamin B3

0.803mg

Vitamin B5

0.414mg

Vitamin B6

0.052mg

Vitamin B12

0.0μg

Vitamin D

1.960μg

Vitamin E

3.496mg

Vitamin H

0.0mg

Vitamin M

14.792μg

Sodium

5.3mg

Vitamin C

0.0mg

Phosphorus

198.0mg

Calcium

34.6mg

Iron

13.77mg

Magnesium

125.0mg

Zinc

1.73mng

Iodine

0.0μg

Chloride

10.14mg

Potassium

511.4mg

Ash Content

1.44g

 

 

*Nutrient content information is indicative of composition but not intended as definitive or complete. It is not intended for use in determining specific nutrient labeling values in finished products containing this ingredient as the responsibility for determining label information lies with the finished product manufacturer. Organic matter such as contained in products of this nature is subject to variation in nutritional composition. We disclaim any and all warranties, whether express or implied, including the implied warranty of merchantability. Our responsibility for claims arising from breach of warranty, negligence or any other cause shall not include consequential, special or incidental damages, even if we have been made aware of the possibility of such damages, and is limited to the purchase price of the product. None of the statements made herein shall be construed as a grant, either express or implied, of any license under any patent held by Santa Barbara Chocolate or other parties.

 

Warranty Information

Dark chocolate that is Ethical Trade and made from shade grown Rainforest Certified cacao. GMO free chocolate set to the highest quality standards available.