Posts Tagged: History of Chocolate

Red, White, Blue and Chocolate!

The Fourth of July is quickly approaching, and along with that comes the echo of fireworks, plenty of parades, and an abundance of barbecues. If you’re looking for a sweet reason to celebrate with chocolate on the Fourth of July, we’ve got quite a few! Chocolate has a rich (and creamy) history throughout the world,… Read more »

From Currency to Beverage to Bars: The Story of Chocolate

From boxes of assorted chocolates to chocolate covered pretzels, when we think of chocolate today, we think of a sweet and flavorful confection that we eat. But what many chocolate lovers don’t know is that throughout much of history this gourmet delight was a beverage, not a food. Grown near the Equator, cacao trees grow… Read more »