Cocoa Powder: Dutch-process or natural?

Cocoa powder is a staple in almost everyone’s pantry. So many decadent family favourites would be impossible without the chocolate powder,  and its versatility ensures a packet never lasts too long.

But, like so many food products and ingredients, the choices can be confusing. What, for example, is the difference between Dutch-process and natural cocoa powder?

Simply, Dutch-process cocoa powder is …