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Ramstadt Breda Rich Dark Cocoa 8 oz.

Look what you can make with two cups of really good cocoa.

  • A 22 to 24% cocoa butter content compared to 8 to 10% for the national brand, making this three times as good.
  • "Best darn cocoa ever!"
  • "Smooth, velvety texture and great chocolate taste"
  • Gourmet taste, not gourmet price
  • Great for chocolate bombs (whatever they are)
  • A full eight ounces, about two cups

This is extraordinary cocoa. It makes an amazing difference.

See the larger, 16-ounce size here.

This cocoa is clearly better.  It's our original, bestselling dark cocoa. We use it in most of our mixes. We depend on it for better-tasting products.

Your friends and family will be astonished at the difference between this and store-bought cocoa.

This has up to three times the cocoa butter—22 to 24% compared to 8% to 10% for most grocery store cocoa. This is up to three times better! No wonder it is so rich, dark, and chocolatey.

Your friends and family will be amazed at how much better your chocolate is.

Here are recipes guaranteed to delight your family and neighbors. 

First, take a look at these Legendary Brownies. This recipe was years in the making—rich, dark, and moist brownies.

brownies with hot fudge sauce

Top your brownies or an ice cream sundae with chocolate whipped cream--like vanilla whipped cream only much better.  Here are two ways to make chocolate whipped cream.

This makes an amazing hot cocoa sauce and is more economical than melting chocolate bars.

See two ways to make chocolate whipped cream.

Using really good cocoa and whole milk instead of nonfat dry milk, you can make richer, better cocoa than the canned mix found in grocery stores. And it's quick and easy to do.  See how to make better hot cocoa here.

See what others say!

"I, like many others, were skeptical…how much of a difference could this cocoa powder really make? WOW, I’m a believer, and I will NEVER purchase cocoa from the grocery store ever again! (I even threw out National Brand X already….my family and friends deserve this INCREDIBLE chocolate!)"  Michele 

 "This stuff is AMAZING…cannot live without it! Gives baked goods a big punch of chocolate, no comparison to the stuff in the can. If you like truly dark, dense chocolate flavor, replace your usual cocoa with this in all recipes…it’s exceptional!"  Sharon Meeuwsen 

Nothing will make such an amazing difference in your baking as this really good dark cocoa. Just read the reviews.

Switch to the good stuff. We guarantee that it will take your baking to another level. If you're not astonished, we'll give you your money back.

See our medium-dark cocoa.

Customer Reviews

Based on 16 reviews
P Belanger
Great rich chocolate taste

I use only this cocoa in all of my baking. I noticed the first time I used it how much richer my baked goods tasted.. It is also a great price.

Pamela Klingler

Love this cocoa for baking

Elizabeth Houghton
SOOOO good!

Love this cocoa. I have used it for several years and plan to continue to use it for years to come.

Peggy Meyers

I have used it for a long time and know it’s the only cocoa I use in my baking. It’s the best in my chocolate icing.

Tara M Wells

Ramstadt Breda Rich Dark Cocoa 8 oz.