Saturday, August 2, 2014

Do We Really Love Chocolate Enough?

Cocoa Farmers Taste Chocolate For The First Time

There are not many among us who do not enjoy chocolate. For most of us and if good health were not an issue it could almost be an everyday treat. This video is subtitled but I urge you watch. Ivory Coast is one of the biggest producers of the cocoa bean and has an impoverished population of cocoa farmers.  In this video we see the producers of the raw product tasting the end product for the first time. A bad pun but it truly does make for bittersweet viewing.

Here are some interesting facts and figures regarding cocoa growing and chocolate production.

The World