21 Delicious Chocolate Facts You Didn’t Know

These tidbits will help you savor the world's favorite sweet.

First, the Mayans and Aztecs drank it. Then, the Europeans made it solid. And today, chocolate is a booming world industry worth well over $100 billion per year. Celebrate the world’s favorite sweet — and learn a thing or two — with these 21 surprising chocolate facts:

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21 Delicious Chocolate Facts You Didn’t Know
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Next, watch cocoa farmers try chocolate for the first time. Then, check out the surprising science behind food tastes.

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