Strange and Interesting Chocolate Facts

Came across these interesting facts about chocolate today….Americans consume more than half the world’s chocolate…ok, so that isn’t all that strange. I help that statistic quite a bit.  But how about this one: cocoa can ward off tooth decay. Turns out that cocoa beans contain naturally occurring, bacteria-fighting chemicals. Who knew?

Source: Photo by Hulton Archive, Getty Images
Photo by Hulton Archive, Getty Images


Here’s another interesting fact: the Aztecs and Mayans used cacao beans as currency. These interesting facts and 8 others can be found at the blog, in an article written by Carl Pettit. Check out the link below to read more.

Interesting and Strange Chocolate Facts


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