Cacao beans are one of nature’s most potent antioxidant foods. The foundation of all chocolate products, cacao (ka-kow) beans are found inside the pulp of the cacao fruit. Don Juan Cacao Beans are sourced from Costa Rican Rain Forest. where they are naturally fermented to remove bitterness – creating a smooth, rich chocolate flavor. The beans are lightly roasted, then you can heat it before to peel it.