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Our Trip to Belize: Harvesting with Maya Mountain Cacao

  • By Orissa Agnihotri
Our Trip to Belize: Harvesting with Maya Mountain Cacao

By Orissa Agnihotri & Brielle Milano

 

Fostering close relationships with our cacao farmers is a key value at Raaka.  Earlier this May, Raaka’s Director of Sales, Brielle Milano and I had the opportunity to travel to Belize to visit one of the wonderful cacao cooperatives that Raaka sources from - Maya Mountain Cacao.  We spent a week working alongside the MMC team buying wet cacao, giving out samples of Raaka to local cacao farmers, and learning about cacao farming, processing and exporting.

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May's First Nibs Selections

  • By Nate Hodge
May's First Nibs Selections

In the tradition of the gongfu tea ceremony of the Fujian province in China, this month First Nibs offers two bars infused with Wuyi Oolong tea at different moments in the tea's flavor life-cycle. Discover how we crafted this delicious limited batch bars...

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