BAKING ESSENTIALS

A trio of single-origin, cacao-derived ingredients for baking:
large chips, cocoa nibs, and our chef's chocolate

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Chocolate Baking Essentials

Dandelion Chocolate

This curated Chocolate Baking Essentials collection highlights a trio of cacao-derived ingredients for baking with three surprisingly different textures: crunchy roasted cocoa nibs, snappy finished 70% single-origin chocolate, and smooth-melting chef's ground chocolate.

  • Chef's Ground Chocolate Our pastry kitchen prefers this format for fast and easy melting, ideal for hot chocolate, cakes, pies, and creams that call for melted chocolate.
  • 70% Large Chips Each bag contains enough chips to make two batches of Dandelion Chocolate’s own Chocolate Chip Cookies, with a handful left over for nibbling.
  • Cocoa Nibs Use nibs like nuts—in cookies, salads, breads, confections—anywhere you want to add a bit of crunch.
Ingredients & Allergens
All of our single-origin chocolate is made with just cocoa beans and organic cane sugar; no added cocoa butter, lecithin, or vanilla.

Nibs are made of just roasted, crushed cocoa beans.
All products were made in an allergen-free facility, and are vegan and certified kosher.
Weight
Large Chips: 17 oz (500 g)
Chef's Ground Chocolate: 17 oz (500 g)
Cocoa Nibs: 12 oz (350 g)
Learn More
Learn more about our cocoa beans and sugar – the region, the farms, and the producers.
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Chocolate Baking Essentials

Conveniently stock your pantry with three key ingredients, each celebrating a single chocolate origin.

LARGE CHIPS

70% KOKOA KAMILI, TANZANIA
2018 Harvest
tasting notes:
strawberry lemonade, sweet cream, and fudge

Our Large Chips are fully tempered with a snappy, smooth, shiny finish — perfect for baking and making confections, from brownies, ultimate chocolate chip cookies, and magic bars, to truffles and choclate-dipped fruit.

CHEF'S CHOCOLATE

70% CAMINO VERDE, ECUADOR
2019 Harvest
tasting notes:
fudge, brown sugar, and nuts

Our Chef's Chocolate melts more evenly than chips or chopped-up bars. It's a workhorse in our pastry kitchen, lending its fudgy, nutty flavor profile to our hot chocolates, cakes, pies, and custards.

COCOA NIBS

KOKOA KAMILI, TANZANIA
2018 Harvest
tasting notes:
roasted nut and citrus

The holy grail of a bean-to-bar pastry kitchen, nibs are the purest, most direct expression of a cocoa bean’s flavor in all its delicious complexity. Sprinkle on cakes or roll into morning buns.

Single-Origin Chocolate Recipes

Chef's Chocolate Recipes

RED VELVET BEET CAKE

GINGERBREAD HOT CHOCOLATE

CHOCOLATE FONDUE

CHOCOLATE CUSTARD PIE

EUROPEAN DRINKING CHOCOLATE

Large Chip Recipes

MAYBE THE VERY BEST CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE

GINGERBREAD CAKE

JUST CHOCOLATE CAKE

SOURDOUGH CHOCOLATE CHIP BANANA BREAD MUFFINS

HOT FUDGE SAUCE

Cocoa Nib Recipes

NIBBY SNOWBALLS

NIBBY OATMEAL COOKIES

NIBBY SCONES

CHOCOLATE BROWNIES

NIB CIDER