Wednesday, August 7, 2013
Chocolates are naturally sweet, dark and intoxicating and its history and the powers it gave to those who have monopoly is truly fascinating. Below are some interesting tidbits about chocolate.
Chocolate fueled the Aztecs
Chocolate expanded the Spanish empire
Might just save the rain forest
Chocolate invented counterfeiting
Chocolate invented microwave
Chocolate invented the weekends
In the US alone, the chocolate industry brings $13 billion a year
Chocolate fueled the lust for conquest
Props to my friend, Mary Jane of Fashion Travels for sharing me this sweet info!