100% pure organic, single-origin, Peruvian ceremonial cacao paste, shaved and ready for use. New Zealand-Peruvian owned and operated family business.


Our ceremonial Criollo cacao has an incredible ratio of 29:1 - theobromine:caffeine. Perfect for the uplifting, heart opening effects without the negative side-effects of caffeine over-stimulation.


Made only from the virgin crop, meaning the first crop of the tree and hand-selected pods. Our ceremonial cacao is a fermented and full bean, generated from milling the whole bean into a creamy, rich paste following ancient traditions. It contains all the antioxidants and bioactive of the whole bean, with beautiful rich aromatic oils to make a therapeutic, creamy elixir once mixed into hot water. Tested and shown to contain the highest levels of theobromine (uplifting), ethanolamides (bliss), tryptophan (joy), tryptamine (euphoria), phenylethylamine (satisfaction), polyphenols (clarity), magnesium (stress), zinc (immune) and other essential minerals. The most therapeutic quality cacao you can find, ideal for ceremonial use and health benefits.


We provide the highest quality, pure ceremonial cacao so you can feel the love too! We personally source our beans from Peru (see our farm here) to find the most potent, therapeutic & flavor-rich cacao possible.


Every batch is tested and shown to be safe from heavy metals and cadmium. We go beyond fair trade and work exclusively with one family farm that uses sustainable natural agroforestry practices (see here). Our cacao is artisanally grown, fermented and dried (<50 deg), while maintaining neutral acidity to provide the best aroma and taste.


See how easy it is to prepare our ceremonial cacao here:



Suggested use: Add 2 tablespoons (30g) to hot water or hot plant-based milk with or without spices (examples - cinnamon, cloves, vanilla, cayenne) and sweetener (coconut sugar, raw sugar, honey) and blend or whisk until creamy.

Packaging - 250g of shaved cacao blocks in sealed transparent bags.


For Australian customers please purchase here

For US or Canadian customers please purchase here


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Tracey N.
New Zealand New Zealand

Shaved Cacao Paste

I personally prefer the blocks of cacao however these packets are useful when travelling. Love Seleno products.

United Kingdom United Kingdom

Best Purchase

I honestly would not be without this product, I have been using it for 8 months now and its really opened me up to my powers, I have been on some deep journeys with this beautiful medicine from pacha mama. I highly recommend this to anyone who is ready to discover their powers and tune it and connect

Adela B.
New Zealand New Zealand

Cacao paste easy to use

Very handy package of ceremonial cacao, I love to use it when travelling, so easy to prepare.

Renae M.
New Zealand New Zealand

The best

This cacao is just the best, it’s not even comparable to any other hot beverage. I wizz mine up with hot water and a touch of almond milk in the nutribullet and it makes such a creamy drink. Love my 10mins of quiet cacao time ❤️



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