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Herbaceous Green Sichuan Pepper


This was such a popular Limited Release bar we’ve added it to our Maker’s Choice line!

Our Herbaceous Green Sichuan Dark Chocolate sourced from spice company 50 Hertz is truly unique.  We always pair the natural flavor notes of our single origin chocolate with different complementary flavors, and this match up is spectacular.  The herbal notes of our Peruvian Ucayali chocolate seamlessly meld with and carry the pine, floral and citrus notes of the Green Sichuan Pepper.  And, the Ucayali chocolate already had a slightly cooling hit, but the Sichuan really amps it up for a cool breeze in the mouth after the lemon rush!

And, what you’ve heard about Sichuan pepper is true – it gives the same tingly sensation as if you were exposed to a low electrical current!  ⚡️ The feeling is actually equal to 50hz, which is the rate at which electrons vibrate on most power grids.  Incorporated in our chocolate you get a tingly, buzzing sensation.  But don’t worry – the only way this bar will actually shock you is with how intensely herbal it is!

Note that this bar is NOT HOT!  


Ingredients: Single Origin Cacao Beans (Ucayali), Organic Cane Sugar, Single Origin Cocoa Butter (Ucayali), Dried Green Sichuan Pepper
May contain trace amounts of peanuts and tree nuts.

Customer Reviews

Based on 6 reviews
Sarah Brown (Quick)
Excellent chocolate

Smooth, with a wonderful aftertaste. Definitely not too spicy, if at all spicy.

Yao Zhao
Very different in a good way!

This chocolate bar tastes like a whole journey! I can first smell the herbaceous aroma from the green Sichuan peppers. Then I take a bite, the acidity from the premium cacao beans comes through. My favorite part is toward the end when my tongue starts to tingle with the lemon gush and salivate like a waterfall, creating all kinds of interesting flavors in my mouth. Well done!

Sandra Wyse

Limited Release, Herbaceous Green Sichuan Pepper

James Henrich
Herbaceous Green Sichuan Pepper dark chocolate

Superb! True to the tingly nature of Sichuan pepper. Just the right amount of tingle.

John C.
Surprisingly Delicious!

I ordered this as part of a larger order and fully expected it to be one of those experimental chocolates that would be like "oh that's interesting" and then never want it again. I was completely wrong! This is one of the most unique chocolate bars I've ever tasted. I'm usually skeptical of certain combinations with chocolate, but it did not disappoint. It's also cool how this bar is a worldwide creation with the cacao coming from Peru and Green Sichuan Pepper from China. Thank you for sharing this unique combination, I would definitely buy it again!