DailyDirt: No More Pure Chocolate

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Most folks like chocolate, but there are a few weirdos out there who don't. Sometimes, chocolate is used to mask the flavor of stuff that's good for you (like vitamins or minerals), but for the most part, chocolate lovers want to keep their chocolate free of adulterants. The supply of chocolate might have a hard time keeping up with the growing demand for it, so it could be difficult to preserve the exact same recipes for chocolate that we have now -- and there could be "vintage chocolates" on the market, sold like fine wines, someday. Here are just a few chocolate tidbits for the choco-philes/chocoholics out there. If you'd like to read more awesome and interesting stuff, check out this unrelated (but not entirely random!) Techdirt post via StumbleUpon.

Filed Under: aging, antioxidants, astaxanthin, cacao, chocolate, esthechoc, flavor, food, gmo, taste
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  1. identicon
    Anonymous Coward, 22 Mar 2015 @ 6:51am

    Re: Re: Re: Chocolate Serial

    The Nazis were alleged to have made leather lampshades out of Jewish concentration camp victims. However, Negro skin (which Dahmer must have collected an abundance of) might be a poorer choice for a lampshade.

    American soldiers who served in the Pacific theater in WWII might know more about this topic, as many became quite expert in butchering, cooking, curing, and collecting body parts from slain Japanese soldiers:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:LIFE_May_1944_Jap_Skull.jpg

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