Brussels – the chocolate capital of the world

I love chocolate. I mean who doesn’t? It’s an amazing super-food; nutritious, a powerful source of antioxidants and endorphin plus it’s mouth-wateringly delicious. Ever since the Aztec emperor Montezuma served Spanish conquistador Hernàn Cortés a cup of hot cocoa in 1519, which were native to the New World, chocolate first became a fad in the palaces and high courts of Europe and later, well, everywhere. Today chocolate is consumed and enjoyed all around the world, so much so that some countries have created their own traditions. Italians amore dark chocolate, some considering it to be an aphrodisiac. In Mexico it’s … Continue reading Brussels – the chocolate capital of the world