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Alternative Health

How To Satisfy Your Chocolate Cravings With Nutrition

CACAO TEA…The Caribbean’s ORGANIC HOT CHOCOLATE … Made by roasting cacao beans, grounding them into a powder, and then hand rolling them. My hubby added nutmeg, cinnamon, bay leaf and rosemary leaves, coconut milk, almond milk and a little brown sugar to sweeten. What you may not know is that traditional HOT CHOCOLATE and most DARK CHOCOLATE found in the grocery stores today is so highly processed that it loses most of its nutrient and antioxidant strength and really provides you with nothing more than excess sugar and fat. There is a big difference between cacao and traditional cocoa. RAW CACAO HAS MORE THAN 300 MINERALS… More than 300 minerals and properties have been identified in raw organic chocolate. Cacao contains copper, manganese, zinc, sulphur, and is rich in B -vitamins that includes niacin. “Cornell University discovered that Cocoa has twice the antioxidants of red wine, and up to three times those found in green tea.” Health benefits of raw organic chocolate include: • Lower blood pressure • Increases energy, alertness, creativity, and improves mood. • Containing very little caffeine, raw organic chocolate is a major source of magnesium which helps your heart. • Rich in Flavonoids which has a...