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Real Men Drink Hot Chocolate! Grab Chocolatto®!

DOLCE VITE CHOCOLATTO® WORLD'S BEST ORIGINAL THICK DARK ITALIAN HOT CHOCOLATE! REDISCOVER THE TRUE HOT CHOCOLATE! CHOCOLATTO® BLOG!   Eat & Drink Monday, January 27, 2014 By: K. Annabelle Smith Real Men Drink Hot Chocolate For eons rulers, kings, and tough guys of all varieties turned to a warm, chocolaty comfort-beverage as their drink of choice. And you should, too.   A 19th-century advertisement for Cadbury's Cocoa, which claims to give "strength and staying power—to athletes."     Photo: PD-US/Wikimedia Hot chocolate isn’t just for snot-nosed grommets and grown-up lonelyhearts watching a "It's a Wonderful Lifetime." Mayan rulers, arctic explorers, soldiers, and other adventurous hardmen drank hot cocoa (or "drinking chocolate," an important distinction) to keep their strength—and their mojo—up. The...

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History of Chocolatto® Best Thick Italian Hot Chocolate

Silver Chocolate pot, France, 1779.[3] Victoria and Albert Museum, London DOLCE VITE CHOCOLATTO® BEST ORIGINAL THICK DARK ITALIAN HOT CHOCOLATE! REDISCOVER THE TRUE HOT CHOCOLATE! CHOCOLATTO® BLOG!   An early Classic (460-480 AD) period Mayan tomb from the site of Rio Azul, Guatemala, had vessels with the Maya glyph for cacao on them with residue of a chocolate drink.[4] [5] To make the chocolate drink, which was served cold, the Maya ground cocoa seeds into a paste, and mixed it with water, cornmeal, chilli peppers and other ingredients.[4] They then poured the drink back and forth from a cup to a pot until a thick foam developed. Chocolate was available to Maya of all social classes, although the wealthy drank chocolate from elaborately decorated vessels.[6] What the Spaniards then called "chocolatl" was...

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