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the·o·bro·ma oil

the fat obtained from the wasted seed of Theobroma cacao (family Sterculiaceae); contains glycerides of stearic, palmitic, oleic, arichidic, and linoleic acids; used as a base for suppositories and ointments and, in operative dentistry, as a lubricant and protective.

cocoa butter

n.
A yellowish-white fatty solid obtained from cacao seeds and used as an ingredient in cosmetics, tanning oils, chocolate, and soap. Also called cacao butter.

cocoa butter

(kō′kō″)
Theobroma oil; the fat obtained from the roasted seed of Theobroma cacao. It is used as a base in suppositories and as a topical skin lubricant.
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The investigators chose hydrogenated palm kernel stearin and hydrogenated palm kernel olein as the two cocoa butter substitute feedstock fats.
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By definition, it's at least 20 percent cocoa butter, 14 percent milk solids and no more than 55 percent sugar.
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Palmer's main cocoa supplier for the Cocoa Butter Formula brand, Dutch Cocoa, is part of the ECOM Agro Industrial Corporation, which maintains close relationships with cocoa producers and their families in order to help strengthen the farmers' position and to ensure an ample supply of high quality raw materials.
Other products include Shower Cream, 250ml, pounds 4; Lip Butter, 10ml, pounds 4; Body Lotion, 250ml, pounds 8; heart-shaped soap, 100g, pounds 2, which contains cocoa butter and exfoliating coconut shell.
The perfect crystalline structure of the cocoa butter ensures a 100% pure chocolate experience, even at the low temperatures of ice cream.
Secondly, chocolate liquor is the thick paste generated when chocolate nibs, the roasted and de-shelled chocolate beans, are heated to a high temperature, it's then separated into cocoa butter and cocoa powder.
Cocoa butter prices have already been falling over the past 18 months after unusually high prices dampened demand, and buyers opted for cheaper alternatives such as palm kernel and coconut oil.
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