The natural minerals in cacao adds density to your bones, protects against heart disease, and is a mood enhancer. It is also thought to give a boost to one’s brain power. Cacao powder is rich in flavanols that enhance the body’s immune system. It also has a large quantity of antioxidants as a result of which it has anti-aging properties. The cacao bean contains oleic acid that lowers the level of cholesterol. It is a source of magnesium which aids in metabolism. This organic unroasted cacao powder can be used to make smoothies, shakes or ice creams. For best results, it can be blend into non-dairy products.