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How Chocolate is made from Raw Cocao beans. I don't know the original source, it was from a very old video tape from almost 30 years ago.

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[01/05/18, via USDA.gov (press release)]
Crescent City Meats Recalls Ready-To-Eat Tasso Ham Products due to Underprocessing The problem was discovered on Jan. 4, 2018, when another federal establishment who was further processing the product noticed that the RTE product appeared to be raw. Upon investigation, FSIS Inspection Program Personnel verified that some of the RTE [...]

Echonetdaily [01/02/18, via Echonetdaily]
Taking a bite of chocolate yoga Don't assume because it's organic, raw, Fair Trade cacao bought from a health-food shop that it will have a high vibration suitable for spiritual purposes. What I've learnt from visiting cacao farms around the world in my search for a pure 'ceremonial [...]

International Business Times UK [01/02/18, via International Business Times UK]
World could run out of chocolate by 2050 but there might be a way to save it Typically, more than half of the world's chocolate comes from Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana and Indonesia. But things will not remain the same due to climate change. The NOAA report said that the effect of global warming will be so drastic that these plants [...]

expressandstar.com [01/16/18, via expressandstar.com]
New Year, New You: Top products to help with resolutions, Dry January and more - tried and tested Created as a reduced-sugar alternative to Nutella and other similar chocolate spreads, Jim Jams are priced at around the same amount - and are absolutely delicious! As a firm fan of Nutella, I must admit I was wary at first, but having sampled it I am [...]

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Published by Springer Science & Business Media 2003
ISBN 3540408185,9783540408185
1070 pages
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ISBN 9712347389,9789712347382
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