If you consider yourself a chocolate lover, then today is a great day to celebrate! July 7th is Chocolate Day.
Chocolate has a long and rich history and is now a favorite treat for many people. Did you know these interesting fun facts about chocolate?
- Cacao beans were used as currency in Aztec culture
- Chocolate was first brought to the United States in 1641
- 70 percent of cocoa comes from West Africa
- It takes about 400 cacao beans to produce a singular chocolate bar
Whether you prefer to enjoy chocolate ice cream, chocolate milk, or chocolate baked goods, Balchem has the flavor systems you need. Our Choco-Flakes improve mouthfeel and flavor release in frozen desserts. Whether you prefer milk, dark, or white chocolate, these flakes will take your chocolate ice cream to the next level. If you indulge in chocolate with chocolate milk instead, Balchem’s Chocolate Dairy Powder creates a unique flavor profile with high quality cocoa for maximum consumer satisfaction. No matter how you choose to celebrate National Chocolate Day, Balchem has the solutions to create the most flavorful, sweet experience.
Contact us today to learn how Balchem can help you perfect the chocolate flavor you desire.