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Be Choosy about Chocolate

Not All Chocolate is Created Equal


3/22/2018 7:18:41 AM

EMGERBER's SparkPage
I am a chocolate lover and specially dark chocolate this is an interesting article.
3/17/2018 5:14:07 PM

2/17/2018 9:50:31 PM

_CYNDY55_'s SparkPage
12/9/2017 7:56:00 PM

Thanks for sharing
12/8/2017 7:07:42 PM

Am a total chocoholic but was spoiled by European parents. Prefer good quality European dark chocolate over most domestic products. There’s a reason the domestic ones are called a candy bar and not chocolate. They don’t contain enough cocoa butter to even be considered chocolate on the world market
12/8/2017 7:31:16 AM

CMRKSU12's SparkPage
Hate dark chocolate! Love Milk chocolate! So I will indulge on occasion with the one I love--milk! As long as I watch the portion size I am good to go.

12/6/2017 9:18:36 PM

Only German chocolate for me. Milka is my favorite brand. But I am not suppose to eat it...Coco is high in phosperous. Good thing I don't crave it all to often.
11/2/2017 8:53:11 AM

10/28/2017 1:03:56 PM

GEORGE815's SparkPage
Sold Whitman's Chocolates for a few years. We all have our favorites. I loved the index chart which helped me select my favorite pieces.
9/17/2017 10:39:28 AM

4LMHJCR's SparkPage
I do enjoy chocolate every once in a while - but it must be the dark chocolate. I don't mind milk chocolate but have always enjoyed dark chocolate much more so. If I do get some chocolate I will go for one with a higher percentage of cacao - at least 70% pure chocolate; but I prefer the 80% or higher. I only buy it "once in a blue moon" and will just have a small amount every once in a while.
9/7/2017 6:08:29 AM

EMGERBER's SparkPage
I love chocolate any kind but I only have on rare occasions, I could very easily eat way to much.
5/25/2017 10:19:08 PM

DJ4HEALTH's SparkPage
Love dark chocolate and will not eat any milk chocolate.
5/19/2017 12:29:47 AM

NASFKAB's SparkPage
thanks for the post I know that maybe the benefits will not happen unless I gorge on a lot but knowing what to eat will help me in avoiding the junk I can eat like Mars bars
4/12/2017 1:09:08 AM

The darker the better, to almost bitter. A little chocolate might not be extremely healthy, but for me a little dark chocolate every few days keeps me from binging big time
4/6/2017 7:20:07 PM

CATHWREN's SparkPage
It is just silly to say that chocolate has health benefits. Sure, there may be flavonoids but to get a medicinal dose you'd need to eat way too much chocolate. One little piece a day isn't going to have health benefits.

Unfortunately, I have to be careful or I'll eat enough to get that dose.

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