The Husk Mill was founded by best friends Elaina Downey and Cherylea Browne who discovered the benefits of the cacao bean when looking for a natural way to manage serious individual health conditions they both developed in 2014.
After appreciating the effect of theobromine (an alkaloid that naturally occurs in chocolate and is a close chemical relative of caffeine) on their own conditions and followed by much research, they set about creating a delicious tea which would allow them to share with others a beverage that not only tastes great but can also improve overall health and well being. Cacao Husks are the fibrous outer shells of the cacao bean, which when steeped make a lovely tisane. During the chocolate making process, cacao beans are harvested, fermented and dried. The beans are poured into a winnowing machine, where they're cracked open and the nibs are separated from the husks. The husks sourced by Elaine and Cherylea are grown right here in Australia.
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We deliver Australia wide and package and ship your order from Melbourne within 1-2 business days for a flat rate of $8.95 or if you're lucky enough to order over $50 of delicious goods, we'll ship it to you for free. Once dispatched, you can expect your package to arrive within the following timeframes:
- Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane: 1-3 business days
- Adelaide: 2-4 business days
- Perth & Tasmania: 5-7 business days
- Regional hubs (eg. Wollongong, Gold Coast and Geelong): 2-4 business days
- Remote regional areas can take longer for delivery