Ask for samples of Gracio Hot Chocolate… The enormous chocolate market of today – both as a beverage, confectionery and in baking – has a long and fascinating history. Apparently traces of a chemical found in chocolate where found in ancient Mayan burial ground in Belize and some estimate the origins of chocolate to go back more than 4000 years!
Used by ancient central American civilizations as a drink and even as currency in bean form, modern soldiers as nourishment in rations and considered at some points in its long history to be a medicine with ‘cure-all’ abilities; chocolate’s appeal does not seem to be fading.
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Funnily enough, it seems from our researches that for many years ‘chocolatl’ as it was then called was only a beverage (and an expensive one) and not in bar form – an innovation that awaited the developments pioneered by Messer’s Fry, Van Houten, Cadbury, Lindt and Nestle during the 19th century.
Gracio Hot Chocolate brings you outstanding hot chocolate drink in convenient formats that conveys the very best of this extraordinary product for you and your customers to enjoy!
Have a look at our new website for Gracio – www.gracio.co.uk
Gracio Hot Chocolate, 47 Gee Street, Clerkenwell, London, EC1V 3RS
Tel: 0203 096 7233 Email: [email protected]
Gracio Hot Chocolate HQ, Lomond House, Russel Street, Falkirk, FK2 7HS – Tel: 01324 617618