The first people known to have made chocolate were the ancient cultures of Mexico and Central America. These people, including the Maya and Aztec, mixed ground cacao seeds with various seasonings to make a spicy...
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It seems strange to think that even the humble chocolate bar has a long and
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C Jlumbus that Europeans ﬁrst set eyes on the seed of the chocolate ....
Columbus never tasted chocolate, nor did he ever again .... History, published in
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Mar 26, 2013 ... The following are useful references giving information on the history of cocoa and
chocolate: Bernal Diaz del Castillo. True history of conquest ...