The history of chocolate begins in Mesoamerica. Fermented beverages made
from chocolate date back to 1900 BC. The Aztecs believed that cacao seeds
Feb 13, 2014 ... Chocolate may be the “food of the gods,” but for most of its 4000-year history, it
was actually consumed as a bitter beverage rather than a...
Ever wondered who invented chocolate? Was it the Mayans? The Europeans?
Milton Hershey? Learn all about chocolate history here.
Discover the origins and rich history of chocolate dating back to 2000 BC!
Compiled by the experts at The Gourmet Chocolate of the Month Club.
History of Chocolate ... April 2016 - Chocolate comes from cocoa beans, which
grew on trees in Central ... Sometimes people sweetened chocolate with honey.
Did you know that the history of cocoa and chocolate goes back almost 4,000
years? Or that cocoa played an important role as a currency in the Mayan and ...
Jun 27, 2014 ... Chocolate was one of the most desired foods of Mesoamerica and was
consumed by the Olmec, Maya, and Aztec civilizations, amongst others.
The treat that now lies quietly in its wrapper carries a story of exotic places, long
journeys and small families that raise delicate tropical fruit trees. As you peel ...
The myths, legends, propaganda and inaccuracies in the history of Chocolate are
profound. Especially suspect are the manufacturers websites!! I have tried to ...
Information about cacao, history, production, and health effects. Includes
bibliography and links to related material. Provided by the Exporatorium, a