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

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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.
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.