Chocolat de Modica

Chocolat de Modica

Modica's chocolate is one of the most famous products of the Ragusa area. It is still made the same way the ancient Aztecs made chocolate in Mexico and its tradition dates back to the 16th century. The technique was brought over by the Spaniards who in turn learned about it in what is now Mexico. The rite of preparation of processed chocolate at low temperature with the "pasta bitter," has been handed down from generation to generation.

It was one of the most important cities of Sicily. Modica  has rediscovered the art of manufacturing of cocoa, producing a unique chocolate, the texture crumbly and grainy

Chocolate of Modica Orange
The chocolate of Modica orange so fresh and crisp when you bite it: so orange and chocolate when you taste it; one of the more indulgent choices that you simply will want to lock away. Is perfect for melting away in the mouth.
€2.50
Chocolate of Modica Citrus fruits
Still made without added fats or emulsifiers in the cold working, the cocoa paste is not subjected to the tempering processes typically used to make other chocolate. Today the mixture is prepared in a double boiler with the addition of refined sugar, that doesn’t melt. 
€2.50
Chocolate of Modica Lemon
The Chocolate of Modica, the color is dark black with greenish brown earthy, almost rough, with coarse grains of sugar left to give, in addition to the special flavor, almost like a gloss of reflections “marble stone”, and his taste Cocoa round, velvety that persists; aromas in their quality accompanying divinely. 
€2.50
Chocolate of Modica Almonds
This is the chocolate of Modica, an exquisite delicacy with a long history, produced in a way that is guaranteed to tempt even the most inflexible man of science.
€3.22
Chocolate of Modica Pistachio
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Esteemed chocolate of Modica, with irreplaceable taste of sicilian pistachio. A ancient Aztec recipe still in vogue, eternal. Its history is ancient, dating back to the Spanish domination of Sicily. It's characteristic of this process the eventual formation of a white coating on the surface of the chocolate, following the re-emergence of the cocoa butter.
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Chocolate of Modica Pepper
Esteemed chocolate of Modica, with spicy taste of hot pepper. A ancient Aztec recipe still in vogue, eternal. he purity of the cocoa remains intact, and no other additives such as butter, vegetable oils, milk or lecithin derivates are added. Now, for the first time, an organic version is available. Combining sweet and spicy, the subtle warmth and the intense cocoa of this bar warm you from within.
€2.50
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Chocolate of Modica Mint
Mint, aromatic and invigorating, adds a refreshing thrill to a classic chocolate of Modica.
€2.50
Chocolate of Modica with Nuts
Still made without added fats or emulsifiers in the cold working, the cocoa paste is not subjected to the tempering processes typically used to make other chocolate. Today the mixture is prepared in a double boiler with the addition of refined sugar, that doesn’t melt. The sugar crystals are thus preserved- the unique secret of the Modican recipe.
€3.34
Chocolate of Modica without sugar
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In the splendid Baroque Modica, the rite of preparation of processed chocolate at low temperature with the “sour dough”, handed down from generation to generation. In cold working, the cocoa does not pass through the phase of conching: cocoa mass is kneaded at 40 ° with added sugar; unable to melt or to blend, sugar, chocolate from Modica to the characteristic ” rough “from the grainy texture.