Chocolate Articles

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Are Chocolate Hearts Healthier Hearts?

January 24, 2012

Research Yields Sweet Results By Lori Holuta February 16, 2001 “Chemically speaking, chocolate really is the world’s perfect food” Nutrition Researcher Michael Levine There’s an extra reason to smile next time you receive a heart-shaped box of chocolates. New findings indicate that this traditional gift could make your heart healthier, reduce your risk of...
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Chocolate and Coffee Unite! Odwalla® Combines Best of the Beans in New Mocha-walla™ Bar

January 21, 2012

Chocolate and Coffee Unite! Odwalla® Combines Best of the Beans in New Mocha-walla™ Bar With luscious chocolate chips and a touch of the java jive, this decadent delight will get you going Half Moon Bay, Calif., April 28, 2009 –– Soothing chocolate and sassy coffee unite for a luscious, lively combo in Mocha-walla, the...
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Vintage Ice Cream Recipes from 1914

January 1, 2012

From The Pillsbury Cook Book, 1914 (recipes transcribed and shared by CocoaJava reader Cydney Foote) Chocolate Ice Cream Materials: 1 pint cream. 1 pint milk. 6 eggs. 5 ozs. chocolate. 3/4 lb. sugar. 1 teaspoonful cinnamon extract. WAY OF PREPARING: Melt the chocolate and add the cinnamon extract. Make and cook the custard as...
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Weird and Wonderful Chocolate Treats

December 27, 2011

Unusual flavour combinations in sweets are becoming increasingly popular. Most chocolate manufacturers and retailers now do some variation on a salted caramel theme, for example (Hint: don’t try Disney ones unless you REALLY like salt – my mum and I had to throw them away during a recent visit to America, and we love...
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Say YES To Low Carb Chocolate and Coffee!

December 12, 2011

I have lived most of my life doing every unhealthy thing you can imagine; smoking, drinking coffee, eating chocolate (and other things). I am not a “health nut” or exercise guru. Heck, if you had told me 2 months ago that I would be hailing the virtues of low-carb eating and a sugar free...
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