The Secret Garden is a chocolate bar from the May subscription box by Map Chocolate. This dark chocolate bar is 70% Belize with dried Oregon plums, and cardamom.
Pic of Map Chocolate The Secret Garden taken at Fort Worden, Port Townsend, WA
Color: Medium brown, and then turn it over to see the dried plums.
Nose: Cardamom, white pepper, floral, lavender, and white sugar.
Texture: Smooth chocolate meets the texture of the dried plums.
The Secret Garden with dried Oregon plums and cardamom.
Tastes: Cardamom, mild citrus acidity, black pepper, occasional hits of sweetness from the plums, purple grapes, and a touch of almond.
Finish: Medium/long with cardamom at the end.
Want to know what a guy thinks of this bar? To quote my husband “One of the most complicated bars I’ve tasted. The plums are gorgeous. Multi-layered as only the best wines can be”.
The best way I can describe this bar is that it’s like quiet meditation reflected in a chocolate bar.
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