|Chocolate Cake topped with Ganache covered strawberries|
Why do we like it so much, speaking for myself it's the taste. Still a somewhat controversial topic ,researchers are still making a point that the chemicals in chocolate go straight to you brain!
There are mood elevating compounds in chocolate! Theo bromine-caffeine's cousin,Caffeine, and Phenylethylamine (PEA) this maybe the one that sets off the pleasurable feelings some claim to experience. That falling in love sensation ,which is why it is linked to Valentines day.
Who ever knew, so many intriguing facts on the worlds most renowned confection. For more foodie fun facts about chocolate click on the following link :