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The science of chocolate: What makes us like it so much?

Does chocolate make you happy? There’s science behind why that might be.

Does chocolate make you happy? There’s science behind why that might be.

Does chocolate make you happy? There’s science behind why that might be.Continue…

Chocolate and History

Chocolate has a long history in the Philippines and that remains to be written.

Chocolate has a long history in the Philippines and that remains to be written.

While enjoying a cup of hot native chocolate with some off-season puto bumbong during the rainy weekend, I remembered that hot chocolate in our home used to be made from cacao beans from Bohol, Dumaguete, Batangas or Pampanga.Continue…

Dark chocolate — friend or foe?

Dark Chocolate is one of the most indulgent, versatile treats in all of dessert land.

Chocolate is one of the most indulgent, versatile treats in all of dessert land.

Chocolate is one of the most indulgent, versatile treats in all of dessert land. Every type of dessert, including cakes and candies, comes in chocolate, including dark, milk or white. But desserts are supposed to be bad for you, right? Dark chocolate breaks this rule – providing many health benefits that you may not be aware of.Continue…

A Chocolate Odyssey

Akhil Sharma travels to Mexico and Guatemala in search of the past, and future, of chocolate.

Akhil Sharma visits Mexico and Guatemala in search of the past and future of chocolate.

Akhil Sharma travels to Mexico and Guatemala in search of the past, and future, of chocolate.Continue…

Dark Chocolate May Help Prevent Some Types Of Cancer

Cocoa and dark chocolate contain compounds that may help prevent cancer.

Cocoa and dark chocolate contain compounds that may help prevent cancer.

Cocoa and dark chocolate contain compounds that may help prevent cancer by many ways, including preventing DNA damage, lowering inflammation, and inhibiting cell proliferation. Experimental evidence shows that cocoa can lower the risk of some types. Most importantly, some human trials show that cocoa can reduce activation of molecules that are involved in the development and progression of cancer.Continue…

Sweet New Kit for Raith Girls

Raith Rovers Girls U13s are pictured in their new strips

Raith Rovers Girls U13s are pictured in their new strips provided by Sephra Europe.

Raith Rovers Girls U13s are looking sweet for the new season in their new strips, sponsored by Kirkcaldy-based Chocolate Fountain makers Sephra Europe. The team are pictured in their new strips, with coaches Alex Wilson and David Archer, who is also Managing Director at Sephra Europe.Continue…

Heat Resistant Chocolate

A unique selling point in a tropical country... heat resistant chocolate.

A unique selling point in a tropical country… heat resistant chocolate.

Lome – Organic, fair trade chocolate has proved popular in recent years, especially with ethically minded Western consumers keen to give cocoa farmers around the world a better deal.Continue…

Theatrical Popcorn Staging Cabinet

Make your Popcorn come to life with Sephra's Theatrical Staging Cabinet!

Make your Popcorn come to life with Sephra’s Theatrical Popcorn Staging Cabinet!

Make your Popcorn come to life with Sephra’s (Patent Protected) Theatrical Popcorn Staging Cabinet! Continue…

Smile! Laughter and chocolate are good for your health

Put a smile on your face in the form of a chocolate chuckle.

Research finds that dark chocolate with 70 percent cacao content can be good for you.

Here’s something that’s sure to put a smile on your face: A key to good health just might come in the form of a chocolate chuckle.Continue…

Dark Chocolate could enhance Athletic Performance

The consumption of dark chocolate could enhance athletic endurance performance.

The consumption of dark chocolate could enhance athletic endurance performance.

Dark chocolate has already been hailed for its positive effects on cardiovascular health – and now a study undertaken at London’s Kingston University has found the tasty treat could help give sports enthusiasts an extra athletic edge in their fitness training.Continue…