The history of chocolate begins in Mesoamerica. Fermented beverages made
from chocolate .... Spanish conquistador Hernán Cortés may have been the first
European to encounter chocolate when...
The Great Chocolate Discovery ... Christopher Columbus is said to have brought
the first cocoa beans back to Europe from his fourth visit to the 'New World' ...
Mar 1, 2008 ... The creation of the first modern chocolate bar is credited to Joseph Fry, who in
1847 discovered that he could make a moldable chocolate paste ...
The history of chocolate is a delicious tale of discovery, invention and exploration
. ... The Mayans of Central America are believed to be the first to discover cocoa ...
www.worldstandards.eu/chocolate - history.html
This is a site about the origin and history of chocolate / cacao. ... Most studies
agree that the Maya were the first people to discover the secret of cacao.
Nov 13, 2007 ... Scientists have discovered that chocolate was invented at least 500 ...
Henderson said the first use of cacao may be earlier still by perhaps a ...
He was the first European to discover cocoa beans being used as currency, and
to make a drink, as in the Aztec culture. Columbus, who was still searching for ...
Jul 7, 2010 ... Europe came late to the joys of chocolate. ... July 7, 1550: Europeans Discover
Chocolate ... London's first chocolate house opened in 1657.
Jan 9, 2011 ... A first-hand account of Aztec chocolate-making was written in 1556 .... of
chocolate is still enticing scientists to discover new advances in both ...
May 21, 2014 ... A brief history of chocolate for parents to share with their children. ... real
disappointment for a kid to get home and dump out their Halloween loot and
discover a stash ... Christopher Columbus's First Encounter with Chocolate.