Organic 70% Dark Chocolate Specifications

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Ingredients

Organic unsweetened chocolate, organic cane sugar, organic cocoa butter, soy lecithin (emulsifier), organic vanilla extract.

 

 

 

Allergen Information     

Contains: Soy.

Manufactured in a factory that handles tree nuts, milk and dairy products.

 

 

 

Physical and Chemical Properties                                       

Method

Fat Content

40.5 – 43.0%

Refractometry

Moisture

≤ 1%

K. Fischer

Nominal Particle Size

15 ±2 μm

Micrometry

Plastic Viscosity

700 – 900cP

Brookfield

Lead

≤ 0.1 mg/kg

MPP Met545 Rev 8 2008

Milk Allergen

≤ 30 mg/kg

Milk protein ELISA test kit (casein)

 

 

 

Microbiological Properties                                    

Method

Total Mesophilic Aerobic Count

3000 CFU/g

FDA Bam – Chapter 3, 2001, Jan.

Mold

50 CFU/g

FDA Bam – Chapter 18, 2001, Jan.

Yeast

50 CFU/g

FDA Bam – Chapter 18, 2001, Jan.

Coliforms

< 10 MPN/g

FDA Bam – Chapter 4, 2002, Sept.

E. Coli

< 3 MPN/g

FDA Bam – Chapter 4, 2002, Sept.

Enterobacteriaceae

< 10 CFU/g

NF ISO 21528-2:2004

Staphylococcus aureus

< 10 CFU/g

FDA Bam – Chapter 12, 2001, Jan.

Salmonella spp.

Negative/375g

FDA Bam, 8th ed. –OR-AOAC OMA or AFNOR BIO 12/10-09/02

 

 

 

Recommended Storing Conditions

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

 

 

 

Shelf Life                                           

Best used within 30 months of production date.

 

 

 

Nutritional Information on Average for 100g

Calories

597kcal

Calories from fat

378kcal

Total fat

41.96g

Saturated

25.01g

 

 

Polyunsaturated

2.25g

 

 

Monounsaturated

14.70g

 

 

Trans fat

0g

 

 

Cholesterol

0mg

 

 

Sodium

32.04mg

Total Carbohydrate

45.68g

Fiber

9.34g

 

 

Sugar

28.65g

Protein

9.11g

 

 

Calcium

51.20mg

Iron

9.5mg

Vitamin C

0mg

Vitamin A

0 IU

 *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.