delicate floral notes of jasmine and orange blossom give way to a long finish of refined bitterness and woody flavors.
the upper amazon valley was home to the first cacao trees. starting in the 17th century, cacao growing began flourishing in this warm humid climate and fertile soil. alpaco owes its delicacy to this unique combination of natural environment and local expertise that created growing conditions found nowhere else. valrhona created alpaco, the 1st grand cru of ecuador, as an invitation to experience the delicate floral notes of ecuadorian cacao varieties. in fact, they had always been used as blend chocolates because of their distinctively strong flavor profile with citrus notes. valrhona created a pure ecuador grand cru de terroir to showcase this signature profile.
great for baking desserts or ass an everyday snack.
Product Delivery: Deliveries are done within 48 hours. You will be contacted by a customer care adviser upon receipt of your order to arrange a suitable time for delivery.
Food Delivery: Food delivery links on this website are via our home delivery partners and any food delivery order will be fulfilled directly on their site. All food items will be delivered in our takeaway boxes.
Cheese Box Subscription Delivery: For subscriptions delivery will be on the last Thursday of subscribed months. Please ensure someone will be present to refrigerate the cheese within 1 hour of delivery.
Catering Delivery: All orders must be placed 48 hours in advance. Once you have selected your order from the menu(s) you will be given the opportunity to submit your order by clicking on the "Complete Order" button. Please note it is important that you check the information that you enter and correct any errors before clicking on the “Complete Order " button since once you click on this input errors cannot be corrected. If at any time prior to you clicking on the “Complete Order” button, you decide that you do not wish to proceed with your order, you should close the application window.
Our catering team will get in touch with you to confirm the order and delivery date & time.
Delivery, Payment & Returns:
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If you wish to return a product, you must contact us within 7 days of receiving the product. For refunds, returns on non-retail products, cancellation penalties will apply. There will be no refunds for cheese subscriptions. Please contact us by telephone on the number shown on this website to amend or cancel the order details. The customer care adviser will be able to assist you in amending or cancelling the order if it will possible. All returns must be processed in store. We will not be able to arrange a courier to collect items for a return or exchange. Perishable items are not eligible for returns.
Please note that from time to time there may be delays with processing payments and transactions, on occasion this can take up to sixty (60) days to be deducted from your bank account.