Ben Tre, Vietnam, 75% Cacao

$ 6.00

Eighty kilometers south of Saigon lies the river town of Ben Tre, mostly known for its many coconut groves. In the last twenty years, cacao has been re-introduced to this region of Vietnam which grows the Trinitario variety of cacao, and like wines, coffee and teas, the soil plays a large role in the final taste of this bean.

Tasting notes: dried fig, nutmeg, molasses