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Cookbooks

In Books, Shop On February 1, 2012 0 Comments

There are many cookbooks covering the versatile chocolate ingredient.  Most of the books are for sweetened chocolate foods and recently more and more are exploring savory recipes.  Mexican… Read More »

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Chocolate Fashion Shows

In Entertainment, Fashion On January 31, 2012 0 Comments

The Chocolate Fashion Show A three-day fashion runway event held at Pier 94 in Manhattan. Black as Chocolate Fashion Show A whimsical chocolate fashion show in Taiwan Salon… Read More »

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Cocoa Facts and Figures

In Business On January 31, 2012 0 Comments

Cocoa Facts and Figures Number of cocoa farmers, worldwide: 5-6 million Number of people who depend upon cocoa for their livelihood, worldwide: 40-50 million Annual cocoa production, worldwide:… Read More »

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Cocoa Dictionary

In Health & Science On January 31, 2012 0 Comments

Cacao Tree The tropical tree that produces cocoa beans. Its botanical name, Theobroma cacao, means “food of the gods.” Chocolate Nibs The “meat” of the cocoa bean remaining when… Read More »

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Sweet Chocolate Cooking Skills

In Cooking, Cooking Skills, Ingredients, Sweet On January 30, 2012 0 Comments

Need to learn or brush up on some basic or advanced chocolate making skills?  Enjoy this series of videos filmed with some of the world’s best chocolate experts…. Read More »

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Unsweetened Chocolate

In Cooking, Ingredients On January 29, 2012 0 Comments

Unsweetened chocolate is also known as bitter or baking chocolate.  This is refined chocolate liquor, composed only of ground cocoa beans.  Although it looks and smells like chocolate,… Read More »

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Cocoa Powder

In Cooking, Ingredients On January 29, 2012 0 Comments

Cocoa might conveniently be defined as consisting exclusively of shelled, roasted, finely-ground cacao beans, partially de-fatted, with or without a minute quantity of flavouring material.The principal factors affecting… Read More »

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Directory of Working and Ecotourism Chocolate Farms

In Business, Farming & Ecotourism On January 29, 2012 0 Comments

Do you want to visit a farm to see how chocolate is grown? You can visit one of these chocolate farms while you are on a vacation or… Read More »

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Directory of Chocolate Marketers

In Business, Sales & Marketing On January 29, 2012 0 Comments

Do you want to know who buys or sells commercial chocolate products? Check out this directory of companies that market chocolate. Companies on this list could help you… Read More »

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Producers

In Business, Manufacturing On January 21, 2012 0 Comments

Producers Cadbury Cadbury is a brand now owned by Kraft Foods.  Historically, Cadbury was a British company that started in 1905 and presently generates more than $1 billion… Read More »