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Chocolate Fact 1
Making chocolate is hard and long work
It takes two to four days to make a single-serving chocolate bar. and 400 beans for 1 lb of chocolate.
Chocolate Fact 2
There is a rare 4th type of chocolate.
Many of us know of white, milk, and dark but uncommonly known is also blond chocolate.
Chocolate Fact 3
Cacao was used as a form of currency.
The Aztecs loved cacao beans so much that they used it as currency during the height of their civilization.
Chocolate Fact 4
Cacao trees can live to be 100 years old.
Sadly though they can only make edible cacao for 25 years
Chocolate Fact 5
Chocolate is good for your teeth
Eating Pure Cacao has been shown to prevent tooth decay
Chocolate Fact 6
It took 8 years to create a milk chocolate recipe
Daniel Peter, spent 8 years trying to figure out a recipe for milk chocolate. In 1875 he realized that condensed milk was the answer!
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