A Sacred Superfood: The Spiritual Benefits of Ceremonial Cacao

We often take chocolate for granted. But, do you know that the chocolate you’ve been drinking or nibbling all this time has a deep and rich history? In fact, the chocolate we love came from a plant that is sacred and highly regarded by ancient people. The cacao bean, a native to Central and South […]

Cacao Ceremony: What You Need to Know

Cacao has been used in spiritual ceremonies for centuries. A cacao ceremony is any sort of ceremony in which a cacao beverage is consumed to support the spiritual rituals being performed. It is essential in a wedding ceremony since it has to do with reproduction, and it is even part of the baptism ceremony and […]

Cacao Beans: Nature’s Health Miracles

Cacao, in its raw and other available forms, is known to provide the body with a long list of health benefits. This is because the plant is rich in nutrients and natural chemicals that help improve a person’s overall health. However, it is best to consume this plant in moderation and in its purest state […]

Choosing the Right Cacao Bean

Cacao beans are the foundation of any great cup of chocolate. But with so many different types of cacao beans with their unique benefits on the market, it can be tough to know which one is right for you.   This blog post will guide you through the process of choosing the right cacao bean […]

The Amazing Health Benefits You Get from Cacao

Cacao beans have been used for their amazing health benefits for thousands of years by indigenous people. When it comes to cacao health benefits, superfood is the term often associated with cacao. The antioxidants, mood-enhancing substances and other nutrients found in cacao make it a powerful addition to any diet. What Is Cacao? Cacao beans […]

Why Raw Organic Cacao Beans Are Far Better Than Chocolate

Undoubtedly, chocolate remains to be the most popular not only as a delicacy but also as a gift option. Although chocolates come from cacao and offer many health benefits, they are associated with several health risks.   But why is chocolate unhealthy when it originally came from cacao? Because chocolates are processed. To make chocolates, […]

The Health Secrets of Organic Cacao Powder

Do you love chocolate but worry about the high sugar, hydrogenated fats and other unhealthy chemicals loaded in it?    Despite the claims of dark chocolate’s ‘healthy’ attributes, chocolates made from cocoa have undergone chemical processes that have stripped their natural nutrients, flavonols and antioxidants. These include even the darkest cocoa powder that you use […]

What You Need to Know: Coffee Vs Cacao

Are you looking for a caffeine alternative?  There’s no question that most people’s morning ritual is sipping a fresh cup of coffee. However, coffee is not for everyone and may not even be the best choice. One could never escape coffee’s association with palpitations, insomnia and restlessness, potential addiction, and heartburn. But don’t fret, Frido […]

Frido Cacao: Why Brewed Cacao Is Better Than Your Morning Coffee

Coffee has been the favourite morning drink of many across the world. In Australia, almost 19 million people drink at least one cup of coffee a day and nearly 37 million kilograms a year, making it one of the most popular beverages in the country. However, the world is missing out on one outstanding drink […]

5 Reasons to Swap Your Cup of Coffee for Cacao Products

According to a 2014 study by the Australian Bureau of Statistics, coffee consumption is on the rise in the country, with 46% of people taking coffee compared with 38% who would rather have tea.  Also, did you know that an average Australian drinks 14 cups of coffee each week? A cup of coffee is surely […]