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English translation: cocoa nibs

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German term or phrase:Kakaokernenbruch
English translation:cocoa nibs
Entered by: Vesna Zivcic
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03:07 Jul 13, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Kakaokernenbruch
Hello,
Does anybody know what part of the cocoa fruit this is?
Many thanks!
CarDel
Local time: 07:15
cocoa nibs
Explanation:
Kakaokernen are cocoa nibs:
http://europa.eu.int/eur-lex/de/lif/dat/1973/de_373L0241.htm...

For an explanation of what these are:
http://members.tripod.com/~ChocolateProject/making.html

These are often broken into pieces or ground for further use and I think the "Kakaokernenbruch" refers to this breaking up process but I'm not sure if there is a precise technical term for it.

Hope that helps
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Fiona Busfield
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nacacao (cocoa) kernels - cacao nibs
Vesna Zivcic
nacocoa nibs
Fiona Busfield


  

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cocoa nibs


Explanation:
Kakaokernen are cocoa nibs:
http://europa.eu.int/eur-lex/de/lif/dat/1973/de_373L0241.htm...

For an explanation of what these are:
http://members.tripod.com/~ChocolateProject/making.html

These are often broken into pieces or ground for further use and I think the "Kakaokernenbruch" refers to this breaking up process but I'm not sure if there is a precise technical term for it.

Hope that helps


    Reference: http://europa.eu.int/eur-lex/de/lif/dat/1973/de_373L0241.htm...
    Reference: http://members.tripod.com/~ChocolateProject/making.html
Fiona Busfield
United Kingdom
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cacao (cocoa) kernels - cacao nibs


Explanation:
1. CL: Chocolate Temptations -- Types of Chocolate
... Chocolate liquor: A thick, dark-brown paste made from roasted and shelled cacao kernels, or nibs, which is the base from which all chocolate products are made ...

2. The Cacao Tree
... To transform the cacao kernels into the thick, dark-brown paste called chocolate liquor, the nibs are ground between large heated rollers in high-speed mills. ...

3. The first chocolate house was reputedly opened in London in 1657 by a Frenchman. Costing 10 to 15 shillings per pound, chocolate was considered a beverage for the elite class. Sixteenth-century Spanish historian Oviedonoted: "None but the rich and noble could afford to drink chocolatl as it was literally drinking money. Cocoa passed currency as money among all nations; thus a rabbit in Nicaragua sold for 10 cocoa nibs, and 100 of these seeds could buy a tolerably good slave."

http://www.ent.ohiou.edu/~bao/history.html

4. SmartChocolate > Organic Chocolate
... The cleaned cocoa kernels, known as nibs , are milled into a thick chocolate paste or liquor which, if left in this state, becomes unsweetened chocolate. ...

www.functionalfoodscompany.com/products/organic_chocolate.a...

5. Dictionnaire des termes du cacao - Lettre D
... Décorticage nm En. removal of shell from cocoa kernels, separation of the shell, shelling, shell separation, decortication De. Kakaoschalenabtrennung nf ...

www.monbana.com/cacao/dictionnaire/page_d.html

6. Chocolate: The Making of Chocolate
... The outer shell of the bean is removed, and the meat inside is broken into small pieces, which are called "cocoa nibs". Cocoa nibs consist ...

members.tripod.com/~ChocolateProject/making.html

7. ANZFA Food Standards Code - Q3 Cocoa and Cocoa Products
... Cocoa nibs' is the roasted cocoa bean freed from its shell or husk, with or without the germ.

www.anzfa.gov.au/foodstandardscode/code/partq/Q3.htm






    Reference: http://www.homearts.com/cl/cooking/11chocb2.htm
    Reference: http://www.chocolate.org/choctree.html
Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 14:15
Native speaker of: Croatian
PRO pts in pair: 571
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