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Om Nom Nom Nom: Spider-Man Strawberries [Pic]

What a brilliant idea: using white and dark chocolate to create Spider-Man’s face on strawberries! [Source: | Via]

Spider-Man Strawberries

3 days agoOdd : Neatorama

With great deliciousness comes great responsibility. Fortunately, Dácil is up to the task. She made these strawberry treats by painting lines with white and dark chocolate. -via That's Nerdalicious!

Triple Chocolate Espresso Cakes

When you’re in the mood for chocolate cake, you really can’t have too much chocolate. These Triple Chocolate Espresso Cakes boast three types of chocolate: dark, milk and white chocolate. The dark and milk chocolate are melted into the espresso-spiked batter, giving the cakes a strong bittersweet chocolate flavor. It might be tempting to skip...

How Pete Truby found bittersweet success in salted chocolate

P ete Truby used to take energy bars hiking. But he questioned why, because chocolate arguably tastes better and packs the same caloric wallop needed to energize him. Thus was born Salazon Chocolate Co., a salt-laced dark chocolate that’s gaining traction in the natural foods world. Show More Summary

Luxury Penthouse Design in London Infused with Impressive Dark Hues

Dark chocolate is the thing that comes in mind when seeing this home’s interiors for the first time. A deep sense of relaxation behind closed curtains make this styled residence in London get immediate attention. Located in London’sShow More Summary

Stressed Out? Eat Dark Chocolate, Researchers Suggest

Join the conversation. What is your favorite way to consume dark chocolate or cacao? Talk to us. In recent years, one study after another has shown that dark chocolate can be healthy for you. Cacao beansNow, new Swiss scientists have...Show More Summary

Our 13 Favorite Chocolate Covered Recipes to Indulge in on National Chocolate Day

Fellow choco-holics, today is our day. Though other days may masquerade as a Chocolate Day of some sort, today, July 7, is in fact Chocolate Day. Whether your preference is dark, milk or something in between, I think we can all appreciate a day dedicated to this delicious, and healthy (when eaten in moderation) treat. [...]

Dark Chocolate Improves Blood Flow To Legs, Boosts Walking Ability

Many studies have shown that dark chocolate has healh benefits, but few have shown such immediate remedial benefits as the study published in he most recent Journal of the American Heart Association.  Could the study, although conducted with peripheral artery disease (PAD) patients, also suggest some benefit to athletes, particularly marathoners?

Study: Dark chocolate could be the key to improving blood flow

As if we needed another reason to love chocolate: Researchers who studied 20 patients with peripheral artery disease found that the polyphenols in cocoa could increase blood flow, thus improving vascular health. Peripheral artery disease (PAD) affects 20 percent of adults 70 and older in the U.S. Show More Summary

Polyphenols could yield small benefit for people with PAD

In a small study, people with artery problems in their legs walked a little longer and farther when they ate dark chocolate – a food rich in polyphenols, according to new research in Journal of the American Heart Association. Peripheral...Show More Summary

Life-Size Chocolate Skulls

Black Chocolate Co. uses a mold cast from an actual human skull to create anatomically correct – and yummy – life-size models. Each skull is made of 3.3lb. of Belgian chocolate. Choose from dark, milk, caramel or chili chocolate.

Watch a Flying Drone Made out of Chocolate

Here's a video of a drone made out of chocolate that actually flies. If the NSA and Willy Wonka had a baby it would be this drone: The "chef" essentially melted (white and dark chocolate) and poured it in...

Where I Get My Inspiration

"DC or Marvel?" To many comics fans, this question is as fundamental as "Chocolate or vanilla?" "Yankees or Red Sox?" "Boxers or briefs?" I've been creating graphic novels since 2002, and I have a dark secret to reveal: I've never read a DC or a Marvel comic book. Show More Summary

Sip on This: Fresh Strawberry Balsamic Drizzle Milkshakes

My favorite dessert started as something I didn’t even think I’d like. Friends presented a bowl with vanilla ice cream and strawberries and a dark, seemingly chocolate glaze poured over the top. But it didn’t smell like chocolate, and I knew the move was far too pedestrian for these foodies. They said it was a [...]

Must-See Chocolate and Vanilla Chess Cake

2 months agoFood & Drink / Cooking : Foodista

This chocolate and vanilla chess cake from Nerdy Nummies is the epitome of playing with your food.  A large square yellow cake is coated in dark chocolate frosting before the chocolate chess squares are placed on top.

Red wine and dark chocolate are supposedly good for you, but resveratrol may not be why

2 months agoHealth : The Checkup

THE QUESTION Some people tout red wine as a means to a longer, healthier life. Those who like dark chocolate sometimes do likewise. Their conviction stems from a component of both, the antioxidant resveratrol. Does scientific analysis support those beliefs? Read full article >>

5 Healthy Ways to Eat More Chocolate

2 months agoHealth : Healthland

I’m a huge fan of dark chocolate, not only on a personal level (it’s one of my fave treats!), but also as a health professional. In fact, in my last book, I devoted an entire chapter to its benefits, which include reducing blood pressure, protecting the heart and brain, and curbing cravings for both sweet…

Red Wine and Dark Chocolate Won’t Extend Your Life, Study Says

2 months agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The magical, life-saving compound may not be so magical or life-saving following a study that showed resveratrol had no significant effect on health or mortality rates.

Nina Dobrev Just Made a MAJOR Hair Change

Nina Dobrev has signed up for the ombre club—today she debuted a new light brown ombre hair color at the CW network's 2014 upfronts. It's a big change for the Vampire Diaries star, whose usual dark chocolate locks normally plant herShow More Summary

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