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The RICOA brand comprises the chocolate product line of Commonwealth Foods (Philfoods Division) — Curly Tops, Flat Tops, Big Top, Rico Nuts, Mini Choco Rice Puffs… as well as powdered cocoa used in drinks and champurado.

RICOA’s tagline: Rich Chocolate for Chocolate Lovers.

  • Ricoa Chocolates: Flat Tops
    Flat Tops
    Posted in: Filipino Candy

    Ricoa Bite-Size Chocolates: Flat Tops. Photo by Mildred Cruz.

    Ingredients: Milk Solids, Refined Sugar, Vegetable Fat, Cocoa Powder, Emulsifiers, Salt, Vanillin, Cinnamon…

  • RICOA Big Top - Chocolate Candies
    Big Top
    Posted in: Filipino Candy

    Big Top is one of the lesser known RICOA chocolate candies, taking the spot behind the way more popular Curly Tops and Flat Tops. These are sort of like the poor man’s M&Ms.

  • RICOA Rico Nuts
    Rico Nuts
    Posted in: Filipino Candy

    Rico Nuts from the RICOA brand, whose product line more notably includes Curly Tops and Flat Tops.

    These are pieces of milk chocolate with cashew nuts!