Worldwide Chocolate Shortage Linked to Drought in West Africa, Indonesia

Worldwide Chocolate Shortage Linked to Drought in West Africa, Indonesia

Publisher: AccuWeather.com

Date Published: Mon, 01 Dec 2014 07:56:15 -0800

Description: While researchers are working to stem diseases that attack the cacao trees, which produce the beans used to make chocolate, another problem is looming in a potential worldwide chocolate shortage: drought. Meanwhile, the demand for chocolate is growing …

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Worldwide Chocolate Shortage Linked to Drought in West Africa, Indonesia

Worldwide Chocolate Shortage Linked to Drought in West Africa, Indonesia

Publisher: AccuWeather.com

Date Published: Mon, 01 Dec 2014 07:56:15 -0800

Description: While researchers are working to stem diseases that attack the cacao trees, which produce the beans used to make chocolate, another problem is looming in a potential worldwide chocolate shortage: drought. Meanwhile, the demand for chocolate is growing …

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At 3 An Ounce, Is This The World's Most Expensive Chocolate?

At 3 An Ounce, Is This The World's Most Expensive Chocolate?

Publisher: Forbes

Date Published: Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:08:16 -0800

Description: The Guinness World Record for the most valuable chocolate (MVC! MVC!) was set in 2001, when an anonymous buyer in a Christie's auction paid 7 for a 4-inch-long Cadbury's bar that had traveled with Captain Robert Scott on his first expedition to the …

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Chocolate shortage drives chocoholics to desperation: Anne Reeves

Chocolate shortage drives chocoholics to desperation: Anne Reeves

Publisher: PennLive.com

Date Published: Fri, 28 Nov 2014 08:52:30 -0800

Description: Fantastic fudge. Home-baked cookies. Mile-high tortes. Steamy hot chocolate. How could I choose? No, I wasn't prepping for the snowstorm. Yikes, that's nothing compared to what could be coming. Financial market meltdown? Nah. Global warming? Nope.

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New Chocolate Lounge sweetens Asheville's Black Friday

New Chocolate Lounge sweetens Asheville's Black Friday

Publisher: Asheville Citizen-Times

Date Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:41:15 -0800

Description: ASHEVILLE – On Tuesday, the French Broad Chocolate Lounge — the new one that's turned 10 Pack Square to a cheerful shade of blue — was still coming together. Owner Jael Rattigan's father was moving furniture across the antique floor tiles, a thin

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Christian Poincheval Invents Pill That Makes Farts Smell Like Chocolate

Christian Poincheval Invents Pill That Makes Farts Smell Like Chocolate

Publisher: Huffington Post

Date Published: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:51:55 -0800

Description: France has given the world fragrant perfume and very stinky cheeses, but the country's latest and greatest olfactory contribution may be a pill that makes farts smell like chocolate. The sweet-smelling product is the creation of Christian Poincheval, …

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