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Cocoa butter is considered a vegetable fat. It contains the symmetrical monounsaturated triglycerides POP, Post, and StOSt which are also found in most vegetable fats.

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Cocoa is the name associated with a powdered substance after the cacao beans are processed. The main difference between cocoa and chocolate is the absence or existence of cocoa butter. In cocoa, cocoa butter is little or non-existent. In contrast, chocolate has cocoa butter.


What is cocoa butter?

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Is Cocoa butter a Carbohydrate?

Cocoa butter is a vegetable fat, and contains a high percentage of saturated fat.


Does Cocoa Butter Have Nuts In It?

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What is the difference between unsweetened baking chocolate and baking cocoa?

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Does cocoa butter contain any lactose?

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What ingedients are in chocolate?

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Does cocoa butter contain milk?

No; cocoa butter is the fat of the cocoa bean.


What is in cocoa butter?

Cocoa butter, also called theobroma oil, is the pale-yellow, pure edible vegetable fat of the cacao bean. It is the substance used to make solid chocolate bars. It is mixed with varying amounts of cocoa powder to produce solid pieces of chocolate. Cocoa butter is extracted from the cacao beans and can be used to make chocolate, pharmaceuticals, ointments, and toiletries. Cocoa butter has a mild chocolate flavor and aroma.


Is it called a cocoa plant or cocoa butter plant?

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What elements are in cocoa butter?

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How much cocoa and butter are in one square of baking chocolate?

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Where is cocoa butter found?

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What is synthetic chocolate made?

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What is the difference between white and dark chocolate?

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What is the chemical form for cocoa butter?

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What is the ingrienents of white chocolate?

In good white chocolate, the ingredients are cocoa butter, sugar and milk powder. Most also have vanilla seeds in. In low quality white chocolate, the cocoa butter is usually substituted for vegetable fat.


Where is cocoa butter grown?

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When cocoa butter is pressed out of the chocolate what is left?

When cocoa butter is pressed out of chocolate, cocoa powder is left.


What is inside cocoa?

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What is the difference between cocoa butter and shea butter?

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What is the difference between brown and white chocolate?

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Can you make cocoa butter from cocoa powder?

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How much of the cocoa bean is cocoa butter?

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What is the difference between dark milk and white chocolate?

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