Kid of 5 years or Man of 50 years! You enjoy the chocolate with pleasure at any time. No matter how many times you have tasted the chocolate, you enjoy the chocolate every time as so you taste it for the first time. Whatever may be the kind of chocolate, if you are with the right people in a right place, eating chocolate can be the most pleasurable thing. Do you know around $8.9 billion is spent on Chocolate every year in North America? And on an average an American consumes around 9 – 12 pounds every year.
Chocolate said to be the “Food of the Gods” has craved its name deep in the people’s heart despite its bad label – reason to gain weight. Chocolate, a processed food from the Cacao seed has its origin in Mexico, as a drink and was also used for many medical purposes too. Chocolates can cheer even the dullest and bad day of someone. And I think it can be a great gift to anyone as it has its magical wands working on every individual except the new born kids, who don’t know what chocolate is. Imagine what else could be a perfect gift, than a beautiful golden box filled with chocolates in different shapes like stars, hearts, etc, tied with a dark brown ribbon. You know what; there are very rare negative reactions in case of Chocolate gifts.
Trust me! My last birthday had only chocolates as gift! Of course, I had a brush with toothpaste also. Everybody I knew gifted me huge boxes of chocolates. What else will they gift, if they see me always eating chocolates? Yes, you could say, I consume nearly half a dozen chocolates every day. But for this, huge boxes of chocolates, is something like slewing me. More than this, my brother gifted me a brush and toothpaste implying to take care of my teeth. Yes, it was irritating for few minutes, but while enjoying the chocolates, the gift seemed to be awesome. Chocolate is something that is never boring to eat. You eat 10 or 20; you will still like to have one more.
Then why can’t we prepare our chocolates? You know what, homemade chocolates taste the best and I bet any chocolate lover will enjoy homemade chocolates for sure. Chocolates are of different types –
•Baking Chocolate – finely ground and roasted beans – bitter chocolate, may be flavored with vanilla.
•Sweet and Dark Chocolate – Deep to moderate chocolate flavor – Includes bitter sweet and semi sweet chocolate.
•Bitter Sweet and Semi Sweet Chocolate – Strongest chocolate flavor – tastes rich and smooth.
•Milk Chocolate – high amounts of diary ingredients.
•Cocoa – Strong and mild Chocolate.
•Dutched Chocolate – Chocolate liquor and cocoa powder.
•Chocolate flavored coating – blend of Cocoa powder and vegetable fats using sugar, milk and flavorings.
•White Chocolate – Sweet and milky diary flavor with a hint of chocolate.
You know what, it’s very easy to make any kind of chocolate at home and enjoy it with your friends. The development in technology has made life sophisticated for every individual in every…