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What is the conversion of powdered cocoa to unsweetened chocolate?

Answer

Wiki User
07/07/2010

The exact conversion of commercial powdered cocoa to equal unsweetened chocolate is usually found on the cocoa container.

For "Trader Joe's unsweetened Cocoa Powder," the conversion is:

3 Tablespoons cocoa powder plus 1 Tablespoon oil = 1 oz. unsweetened baking chocolate.