LordSaber's Chocolate Page
Yes Chocolate! Imagine..all this passion
over a simple treat. :) A UC Davis study back in the mid 1990s
said that chocolate might contain chemicals that
reduced the risk of heart disease. Imagine the research that's gone into verifying
that claim since then. :)
Here are a few facts about chocolate (Source: SF Examiner, 5/26/98):
- One ounce of milk chocolate contains about 6 milligrams of caffeine (about the same as in
a cup of decaffeinated coffee.
- A 1.4 ounce milk chocolate bar contains approximately 210 calories.
- Members of the Chocolate Manufacturers Association use about 3.5 million pounds of whole
milk each day to make milk chocolate.
- People in ancient Mexico beleived chocolate had magical properties.
Listed below are chocolate sites I like. Now it's time for me to find
some CHOCOLATE of my own!
Brief History of Chocolate
Exploratorium Article on Chocolate
Hershey's Chocolate Site
How Chocolate Is Made
Mayan Hot Cocoa
Secrets of Really Good Chocolate Chip cookies
The Chocolate Ritual
Why Chocolate is Better Than Sex