Tag: protein from cocoa beans

  • Cacao beans

    Cacao beans

    Cacao butter Butter extraction Cacao/cocoa butter is the fat extracted by mechanical pressing, filtered or centrifuged from cocoa beans or cocoa mass. Extraction from cocoa mass: The starting product, cocoa beans, are roasted and possibly previously shelled. They are then ground into cocoa mass by heated rollers. The resulting mass is initially viscous when warm,…