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 Pure
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Modica chocolate worked as did the Aztecs at the time of the Spanish conquistadors, technically can be defined chocolate 'cold' and is grainy and crumbly. 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.
€3.30
Chocolate of Modica Hazelnut
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One of the most popular chocolates in Italy is Modica chocolate, made in Sicily. The tradition of chocolate making in Sicily came about centuries ago when the natives were taught the traditional process by Spaniards, beginning by collecting cacao beans (more about their influence on Sicilian Cuisine in this post). 
€3.22
Wild blackberries Modica chocolate
A tasty and healthy bar that of Modica Chocolate with wild blackberries. In fact, blackberries are rich in fiber, vitamins and mineral salts: they favor the regularization of the intestine; fight cardiovascular diseases; they stimulate diuresis with consequent purification of the organism; they help fight fatigue and stress.
€2.50
Cioccolato di Modica Sale di Sicilia
Not chemically refined, Salt Chocolate is free of additives: it contains iodine, magnesium and potassium in large quantities, while it boasts a lower concentration of sodium chloride. Strengthens the immune system, detoxifies and is an excellent energizer; prevents the onset of caries and skin aging.
€3.22
Cioccolato di Modica Nero d'Avola
Modica Chocolate with Nero d'Avola combines in a single bar the smells and flavors of two typical and highly appreciated products of our Sicily: Modica Chocolate and Nero d'Avola.
€2.50
Cioccolato di Modica Rum
Rum and chocolate, a classic and timeless combination combined in a Modica chocolate bar.
€2.50