From cocoa beans to chocolate delights

April 10 - 09:00

From cocoa beans to chocolate delights

A great conquistador brought cocoa to Europe, where it was enjoyed only by the wealthy as a drink. Over time, inventive Europeans found ways to process the beans into an array of chocolatey delicacies for everyone.

Our infographic takes you on a delicious journey into the world of everyone's favorite treat. 

Cocoa beans make their way into many products
The cocoa tree and its fruits
Cocoa types from robust to regal
Where does cocoa grow?
Who's eating chocolate?
Chocolate causes a buzz in your brain