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The Love Drug (Chocolate)

The rainforest tree from which chocolate derives is Theobroma cacao, named by the 18th century Swedish scientist Carl von Linne’. Botanical experts offer differing opinions regarding the origin of cacao. 1,345 more words


A Brief History of Cocoa

Thousands of years ago, dense equatorial rainforest covered much more of the South American continent than today. Verdant forest and running rivers made up the landscape of the territory known as Amazonia, and forest covered much of the corridor of land we now call Central America. 3,941 more words


Deliciously Dark & Decadent Chocolate - Forget What You Know About Wheat(c)

Kitchen Wisdom Gluten Free Deliciously Dark & Decadent Chocolate is the perfect solution for the chronicity of issues surrounding available gluten free chocolate.  Generally chocolate requires an emulsifier to help combine and keep cocoa butter and cocoa together. 1,123 more words

Kitchen Wisdom Gluten Free

Cocoa botanical sheet


Common Name Cocoa Botanical Name Theobroma cacao AKA Chocolate

The rainforest tree from which cocoa originates is Theobroma cacao, which owes its name to the 18th century Swedish scientist Carl von Linne’. 1,271 more words


Russian black bread

Best of the Best from Alaska cookbook, 288pp
edited by Gwen McKee and Barbara Moseley
Quail Ridge Press, Brandon Mississippi, 2003
Cooking on page 32… 813 more words


Glutenfree and eggfree chocolate cake

4 tablespoons cocoa
4 dl sugar
3 teaspoons of vanillasugar
1 teaspoon of salt
7 dl semper glutenfree flour
3 teaspoons baking powder
4 dl milk (ricemilk / oatmilk or regular milk) 47 more words