Chocolate News

Happy Chocolate Day! October 28, 2021


26% of People Say This Is the Worst Chocolate Candy


Halloween is fast approaching and before you know it, the big day will be here. A new poll from MASHED reveals that one candy, in particular, stands out among chocoholics as the single worst chocolate candy to give out on Halloween. Milk Duds have been part of the world’s candy consciousness since they first hit the market in 1928. However, a whopping 26% of MASHED’s survey respondents called these movie theater staples the worst of the worst. For more of the best and worst chocolates, click HERE.

Happy National Chocolate Pretzel Day! October 7, 2021


Should You Drink Chocolate Milk After a Workout?


Refueling your body properly after an intense workout is important. Doing so replenishes energy, repairs muscles, replaces electrolytes and hydrates. But with so many options to choose from—bars, shakes, sports drinks and more—it can be hard to know what the best way to refuel is. Chocolate milk has long been a favorite post-recovery drink for athletes, especially runners. But some may wonder if this drink has what it takes to refuel your body properly. Here’s a deep dive into why you may want to sip chocolate milk after your next intense sweat sesh (click HERE).

Remarkable true Jewish history of chocolate revealed in new book


Before you take your next bite of some delicious chocolate, you may want to check out a new book by British autor Michael Leventhal, that explores the history of chocolate in Jewish food and culture. In his book, the author of “The Chocolate King,” which won a PJ Library Author Incentive Award, creates a unique recipe book, bringing together individual recipes from more than fifty noted Jewish bakers.