Cacao tree and pictures of cacao pods. Crazy that such a weird looking tree produces such delicious flavor!
Cocoa -- the antioxidant concentration in cocoa was the highest: almost two times stronger than red wine, 2–3 times stronger than green tea, and 4–5 times stronger than that of black tea.
REAL Chocolate Tree Theobroma Cacao
Cocoa Tree Theobroma Cacao L Tropical Fruit Tree by TomsTropicals, $35.50
Cacao flower, Theobroma cacao from Ecuador
Cocoa Tree fruit (Theobroma cacao)
Theobroma cacao by Brenna Green, lemurdillo on flickr
Cacao Plant flower | Flowers and Fruit and Cocoa Pods of Theobroma Cacao
Cacao flowers, Ecuador (these will become cacao pods that are harvested to make the cocoa powder used to make chocolate)
Cocoa bean (also cacao bean, often simply cocoa and cacao; the dried and fully fermented fatty seed of Theobroma cacao, from which cocoa sol...