Mark (mhaithaca) wrote,
Mark
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Two great tastes that taste great together...

I hadn't noticed the Cornell connection on this article at first.

Chocolate began as beer-like brew 3,100 years ago.


The chocolate enjoyed around the world today had its origins at least 3,100 years ago in Central America not as the sweet treat people now crave but as a celebratory beer-like beverage and status symbol, scientists said on Monday.

http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20071112/sc_nm/chocolate_beer_dc
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