A story behind your chocolate

Silva Cacao with an identity is a premium, fair and sustainable cacao with a unique flavour profile and an exclusive story on where, how and by whom it is produced. Our beans are linked to their origins, quality and farmers.

Share the story behind your chocolate with your clients: about flavour, forest, farmers, and the future, and make a difference by sourcing cacao with an identity.

Silva's 5 promises to chocolate lovers

1. Premium cacao with a distinctive flavour profile from exclusive places

2.  Conservation & protection of cacao producing forests for future generations

3. A fair income for cacao farmers and their families

4. Decent labour conditions, banning child labour and slavery

5. A real and human story about flavour, forest, farmers & the future to share with clients and friends

Silva's Work
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Select

Silva travels to unique places on earth to carefully select premium cacao from an exclusive terroir

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Taste

We use all our senses to grade and evaluate the unique flavour profile, based on the international protocol for fine cacao, established by FCCI

 

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Invest

We invest time, money and energy in our cacao producing partners and their plantations, training & supporting farmers in quality control, prefinancing, forest conservation, and education

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Genuine Partnerships

We build stable partnerships with our cacao partners based on respect and trust, working transparently

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Premium Prices

We make contracts based on direct price agreements, regardless of the international market, paying premiums for quality, to ensure our patterns earn an income that can feed their family and send their children to school

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Measure Impact

We continuously assess our promises on flavour, forest, farmers & the future, and share results with clients and partners

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Logistics

We handle, transport and store cacao beans with the care and attention the premium cacao deserves

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Supply to chocolatemakers

We connect amazing cacao producers with passionate chocolatemakers

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Share

We share the unique story of each cacao with an identity: a story about quality, people, their environment and their dreams