CHOCOCRU® Extraordinary Flavanol Cocoa is an exceptional, special cocoa powder that is functionally high in natural flavanols, authorised and approved by EU and EFSA for cardiovascular health claims.
CHOCOCRU® is 100% pure, with a uniquely wonderful taste, which taken daily and can help you feel and look great.
CHOCOCRU® Extraordinary Flavanol Cocoa is exceptionally high in powerful flavanols. This is due to the special, natural and careful processing of the cocoa bean. CHOCOCRU® Extraordinary Flavanol Cocoa is 100% pure and fat reduced (11% vs 24% for most cocoas). Importantly it is non – alkalised (chemical processing used in the production of regular cocoa powders). The careful, special method of production maintains 80% of flavanols of the freshly harvested cocoa bean. In regular cocoa and chocolate manufacturing processess, virtually all the flavanols are lost.
CHOCOCRU® Extraordinary Flavanol Cocoa contains a guaranteed minimum level of 415mg powerful flavanols per 5g teaspoon. These levels make CHOCOCRU® one of the richest, functional sources of flavanols in the world, far exceeding the flavanols found in either standard or raw cocoa.
CHOCOCRU® Extraordinary Flavanol Cocoa Contains 415mg powerful cocoa flavanols per 5g teaspoon or 10,000 ORAC
Standard Cocoa powder contains an average of 25mg cocoa flavanols per teaspoon or 600 ORAC
‘Raw Cocoa’ powder contains 58mg cocoa flavanols per teaspoon or 1,400 ORAC
Benefits of CHOCOCRU® Extraordinary Flavanol Cocoa
CHOCOCRU® cocoa is reduced in fat. It contains only 11% cocoa butter, compared to an average 24% cocoa butter found typically in standard cocoa or raw cocoa
CHOCOCRU® cocoa is NON-ALKALISED. This means that the chemical processing typical of standard cocoa powders does not take place. As virtually all standard cocoa powders are alkalized this chemical process further contributes to the reduction of flavanols.
CHOCOCRU® cocoa contains only 0.7g carbohydrate and a trace 0.02g of sugars per teaspoon. This makes CHOCOCRU® cocoa ideal for those following a low carbohydrate/ low GI/GL diet and individuals who prefer no added sugar to their cocoa.
CHOCOCRU® cocoa contains only 13 calories per 5g teaspoon making this the ideal for those wishing to monitor their calorie intake. Adding semi skimmed milk /light soya milk contributes to a delicious, healthy diet, without the chocolate compromise.
note: Cocoa contains monamine oxidase enzyme inhibitors which is reputed to help suppress the appetite.
• No Additives
CHOCOCRU® Cocoa contains no additives. It is 100% Pure Cocoa Powder, which is fat reduced. There are no preservatives, no flavorings’, no colour, no stabilizers, no sugar, no dairy, and is non-alkalised.
Gluten Free, Dairy Free and Vegen
CHOCOCRU® cocoa is free from any additional ingredients making this cocoa a deliciously versatile ingredient, full of flavour and flavanols, especially for those on exclusion diets.
CHOCOCRU® is Delicious and Versatile to Use