Semi- sweet chocolate with rose pepper
Order number: 5212
- 55% cocoa ingredients
- Handmade and wrapped in the Leysieffer Manufaktur
- Cocoa beans from sustainable cultivation
- gluten free
Term of delivery: approx. 2-3 working days
Shipping weight: 0,125 KG
Prices incl. VAT plus shipping costs
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The absolute truth about "Schinus terebinthifolius".
This unpronounceable name belongs to a Brazilian tree and it translates as "rose pepper". In fact, it is not a real pepper but a berry that resembles the shape of a pepper kernel. This means that the berries do not impart a spicy note but rather a mild and sweet flavor for our dark chocolate bars with rose pepper. This is a chocolate bar that doesn’t simply taste great, it also looks great: our dark chocolate with the rose-colored berries of the Schinus terebinthifolius tree.
The fine art of the Leysieffer chocolatier.
The quality of a chocolate depends on the procedure used to produce it.
The basic recipe of the dark, white, whole milk and vintage chocolate from Leysieffer will of course remain our secret. What is no secret, however, is that Leysieffer chocolates are a combination of art and craft.
The art is in giving the chocolate that special touch time and again. The emphasis is on touch: for example, a touch of ginger, chili or orange underlines the taste of good chocolate without dominating it. This is a balancing act for our chocolatiers, requiring just the right touch and patience. It is also a “balancing act” because the perfect temperature of the chocolate in the course of production from heating to cooling plays an essential role in determining its flavor and appearance.
From artwork to handwork.
And that already brings us to the craftsmanship: The chocolate mass is mixed until the ingredients are perfectly combined. Other ingredients, such as whole nuts or almonds, are placed directly into the chocolate mold by hand. The liquid chocolate is then poured into the mold. Now the chocolate goes into the “cooling paternoster”. This is a kind of cooling system over several levels, which transports the chocolates from one cold zone to the next via an elevator.
Now comes the most exciting moment for our chocolatiers: The chocolate is very carefully taken out of the molds by hand and is subject to rigorous visual inspection: It passes inspection if no air bubbles can be seen and it has a slight gloss. Now it’s packaging time. And even that is still an art. Each of our 60 chocolates has its own packaging design, including hand-painted motifs by Sylvia Leysieffer.
- Soya and derived products
May contain traces of peanuts, other nuts and pistachios.
Sugar, cocoa mass, cocoa butter, rose peppercorns 8%, emulsifier: SOY LECITHIN
Cocoa content: minimum 55%
Average values for 100g
|Energy||2227 KJ / 535 kcal|
|saturated fatty acids||23,5 g|
|of which sugar||40,9 g|