Healing and Beauty Benefits of Cocoa Butter
Cocoa butter is the natural fat extracted from cocoa beans. The process involves fine-grinding
the cacao nibs (the seeds inside the cacao pods) which causes friction and melts into liquid
known as the chocolate liquor. The more grinding, the smoother the chocolate liquor becomes.
Cocoa oil is extracted by pressing and straining the liquor. What remains after pressing and
straining is the solid mass of chocolate called the cocoa presscake which is broken down in
small pieces and pulverized to powder form. The cocoa oil extracted is left to cool down until it
becomes a solid pale-yellow block known as cocoa butter which softens at body temperature.
Pure cocoa butter can be used directly on the body.…
1 cup (2 sticks) butter
2 1/4 cups granulated sugar
1 1/4 cups cocoa powder
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. baking powder
1 tbs. vanilla extract
1 1/2 cups flour
2 cups semi sweet chocolate chips
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