“For religious and secular occasions, or to just satisfy a sweet tooth, the Maryknoll Gift Shop has all-organic chocolate items for the shopping list with the guarantee that these treats are delivered by Equal Exchange. 13 more words
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While chocoholics are feasting, could a climate change-induced famine be around the corner? AJ+ takes you to a chocolate factory where they roast, crack, sort, winnow, grind and melt cocoa beans into chocolate bars. 18 more words
Chocolate, the gateway drug…
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Chocolate has not always been the common confectionary we experience today. When it first arrived from the Americas into Europe in the 17th century it was a rare and mysterious substance, thought more of as a drug than as a food.
You’ve heard about the health benefits of dark chocolate, but did you know that you can benefit even more by eating the beans themselves, with less processing? 756 more words