7-The first chocolate bar was invented in 1847 by Joseph Fry:
There are lots of historic facts about chocolate but this one is highly worth knowing. The word chocolate comes from “Xocolatl,” the Aztec word that means “bitter water.” It was originally prepared only as a drink, it was served as a bitter, frothy liquid, mixed with spices, wine or corn puree. It was believed to have aphrodisiac powers and to give the drinker strength.
In the 1850s, Englishman Joseph Fry changed our lives by adding more cocoa butter, rather than hot water, to cocoa powder and sugar. The world’s first solid chocolate was born.
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