Chocolate chronicles: A history of the cacao bean
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There are few things as sensuous and delicious as chocolate. Whether it is a small piece after dinner, or a chocolate dessert bonanza, most human beings like chocolate. But have you ever asked yourself how it came into our lives?
Chocolate has a bittersweet past that everyone should know about. Not only will it make you appreciate this special food, but it will also make you more mindful of where it comes from.
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