Single Plantation MAVA domaine / terroir cacao
Cocoa of Excellence winner 2019 & 2017
MAVA plantation of 1726 hectares was purchased in 2015 and spans the upper and lower Sambirano valley of Madagascar. The MAVA plantation includes 8 farms offering different terroir cacao with own unique flavour profiles - Ankidony, Ambalahonko, Ambohimena Nord, Ambohimena Sud, Antsamala, Maliolo, Ambodivato and Ottange. Farmers are led by Madame Hanta Rajaonera of the Ramanandraibe family.
A spicy "terroir" cacao, vanilla aromas, woody with light floral notes, chocolaty and without acidity.
A tropical "terroir" cacao with acidity, coffee aromas, caramel, honey and coconut.
A slightly tangy "terroir" cacao with hints of yello fruits, honey, roasted nuts and leather. In 2017 MAVA Ottange wins the Cocoa of Excellence Awards at the Salon du Chocolat Paris in October 2017.
A slightly tangy terroir cacao with tobacco aromas, milky and chocolatey. Citrus aromas.
A terroir cacao with orange aromas, slightly tangy and moderately chocolatey.
A tangy terroir cacao with aromas of cedar, green beans and lemon.
A sweet terroir cacao, aromas of caramel, fruit rinds and moderately chocolaty.
Wins Cocoa of Excellence Awards at the Salon du Chocolat , Paris 2019
Aromas of green beans with floral / woody notes with delicate bitterness