A fatty substance obtained from cocoa beans and used especially in the manufacture of confectionery and cosmetics.
- Chalk up these good-for-the-skin benefits to the essential ingredient cocoa butter - a moisture-rich vegetable fat that can help soothe dry skin.
- To make chocolate, processors mix the cocoa liquor with cocoa butter, sugar and, to create milk chocolate, different forms of milk.
- With its higher percentages of cocoa solids and cocoa butter, this is what hard-core chocolate craving is all about.
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