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Chocolatey Raw Doughnut

We are so glad to see you guys create these magical treats featuring our chocolates. This time we will be sharing a delicious doughnut recipe by @juliaflows. Dig in!   Ingredients: 1 cup cashews2 cup dates1 tbspToppings: melted Goodio chocolate of your choice + freeze dried raspberries + shredded coconut + cacao nibs   1. Blend the cashews, dates and cacao in a food processor or a mixer until smooth(ish) 2. Let it cool off in the fridge 3. Melt the chocolate 4. Make small balls of the dough and press a hole in the middle 5. Dip in the melted chocolate and decorate 6. Let it cool off again in the fridge 7. ENJOY   Thank you for the...

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Coffee Chocolate Chip Cookies

Craving for something chocolatey and crunchy for the weekend? Then you should definitely check this recipe out! Ingredients:1.5 cups oat flour (make your own by grinding oats in a blender)2 tbsp ground flax seeds1 cup ground almonds1/2 cup maple syrup1/2 tbsp coconut oilA splash of plant-based milk1 tsp baking powderA pinch of vanillaA pinch of salt1/2 cup roughly chopped Goodio coffee chocolate 1. Preheat your oven to 180°C and line a baking tray with parchment paper. 2. Combine all ingredients in a big bowl (add in the chocolate after combining all other ingredients). 3. Take one tablespoon of the dough at a time and roll it into a ball - transfer to your baking sheet and press down evenly. 4....

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We're in good company!

Hey friends! I’d like to tell you a story that I’ve been wanting to write about for a while now. A topic that is very close to my heart. Back in the early days of Goodio a middle-aged woman contacted us and asked if she could start working for us. She told that she is in rehabilitation program and that the government would support this hire with a pay subsidy. Since we needed an employee and she shared our values, mission and was really motivated we were happy to give her the opportunity. Only couple weeks later we got two more applicants from the same rehabilitation program and we had our first Goodio factory team formed. Money was a constant...

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Making a positive change

Hi again chocolate lovers,  As you might have read from my blog post from a few weeks ago, we want to be more transparent and share more of our plans with you!   Our company decided to change the name of our marketing team to impact team. Why? The idea behind this is to really focus on making a positive change and inspiring people instead of pushing messages to consumers without bringing them any value. The fact that we do not have a marketing budget and instead have a “positive change” budget tells a lot about what kind of a corporate culture we want to accomplish and hopefully it inspires as many other companies as possible to do the same.   On our...

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Doing good with Ubuntu Foundation tastes so good!

Hey chocolate lovers! We are sooooo proud to announce our partnership with Ubuntu Foundation, a non-profit organization committed to creating jobs and empowering communities in Kenya. We have joined forces and launched Café Ubuntu chocolate which harmoniously combines Ubuntu’s East African coffee and Ugandan cacao. For each chocolate bar sold 0,5 $/£/€ will be donated to Ubuntu’s health & education programs supporting children with special needs as well as empowering and educating women in Maai Mahiu, Kenya. This vegan treat is manufactured at our own factory in Helsinki, Finland.   As our mission is to accelerate the positive change with the world’s best chocolate, collaborating with Ubuntu was obviously an easy choice for us! We are thrilled about our partnership with Ubuntu....

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