25 Delicious Chocolate Facts You Won’t Be Able To Resist

Posted by , Updated on August 8, 2014


Chocolate is undoubtedly one of the best things on earth. Milk, dark, white – people just love it. We eat chocolate when we are hungry, we eat chocolate when we are depressed, we eat chocolate when we feel good. Chocolate has become an inseparable part of our life but there are many things about this sweet delicacy that you may not know. WARNING: If your mouth start watering at the mere thought of chocolate, you may not be able to handle these delicious chocolate facts.

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According to new scientific studies, eating chocolate can prevent pregnancy problems. The chemical theobromine found in chocolate may reduce preeclampsia, a major pregnancy complication.

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About 40 percent of almonds and 20 percent of peanuts produced in the world are made for chocolate products.

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Chocolate is full of antioxidants. Especially dark chocolate which is rich in flavenoids – antioxidants that help prevent heart diseases.

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Americans eat 2.8 billion pounds of candy every year. About half of it is chocolate.

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Cocoa trees can live up to 200 years but they only produce usable cocoa beans for about 25 years.

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