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More Great News about the Health Benefits of Chocolate!

A Chocolate a Day Keeps the Brain Sharp? A new study funded by the Mars Company, suggests that a serving of chocolate every day may stave off dementia and Alzheimer’s disease in elderly patients.  Every year, 6% of those beyond age 70 develop mild cognitive impairment, the researchers noted.  So let’s take a closer look. […]

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Lindt Chocolate Cheesecake

Not Just for Savoring! From Lindt Maître Chocolatier Thomas Schnetzler, this cheesecake is baked in a water bath to ensure extra creaminess.  So grab yourself a couple of bars of Lindt Excellence chocolate bars and voila!  LINDT CHOCOLATE ORANGE CHEESECAKE  Ingredients Crust 11⁄3 cups (250 g) vanilla wafers, ground 2/3 cup (150 g) butter, melted […]

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Hershey’s Chocolate Nutrition Information

Great News for Chocoholics! When Milton Hershey established his chocolate company in the early 1900’s, we are pretty sure he had no idea that today chocolate would be touted as a super food capable of reducing the risk of everything from heart disease to strokes.  Chocolate, the food of the Gods, has been present at […]

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Chocolate Milk Nutritional Information

It’s Good for You! Chocolate milk is a good addition to a healthy diet. In a study published in 2009 in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Spanish researchers reported that drinking chocolate milk made from unsweetened cocoa powder appeared to reduce some of the inflammation risk factors associated with heart disease. Low-fat chocolate milk […]

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Say Cheese!

photo courtesy of tastebook.com

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