What was chocolate originally used for?
It wasn’t until 1828 that chocolate started being consumed in solid form. Up until then, it had always been a beverage. Often used for medicinal purposes.
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An average cacao tree can produce enough beans to make how many Hershey chocolate bars?
There’s a lot of work that goes into making a Hershey’s chocolate bar. According to the book And Then God Made Chocolate! by Sherry-Marie Perguson, each cacao tree only produces enough beans to make 10 regular-sized Hershey’s bars a year.
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Do you know how the inventor of the chocolate chip cookie got paid for his invention?
The inventor of the chocolate chip cookie sold the recipe to Nestle Toll House … for a lifetime supply of chocolate!
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