chocolate facts Selected as the most interesting among sweets related questions in Sweets quiz Where do the wild cocoa forests grow?Nowhere. Currently, cocoa trees are not found in the wild.Created by: Tschukasweets facts » Which European country is famed for chocolate and pralines?Belgium's association with chocolate goes back as far as 1635 when the country was under Spanish occupation. During the early 20th century, the country was able to import cocoa from its colony, the Belgian Congo. Many aspects of chocolate composition are regulated by law. In particular, vegetable-base fats are not used.Created by: globalquiz.orgcuisine facts » What is the substance contained in chocolate, which makes it so unhealthy for dogs?Theobromine. Animals that metabolize theobromine (found in chocolate) more slowly, such as dogs can succumb to theobromine poisoning from as little as 50 grams (1.8 oz) Created by: Tschukafood facts » What substance is not an ingredient of chocolate?Psilocybin is a naturally occurring psychedelic prodrug compound produced by more than 200 species of mushrooms, collectively known as psilocybin mushrooms. Psilocybin next to LSD is the most popular and the most commonly used psychedelic.Created by: Tschukadrugs facts » What fruit is that?Cocoa. A cocoa pod (fruit) has a rough, leathery rind about 2 to 3 cm thick filled with sweet, mucilaginous pulp with a lemonade-like taste enclosing 30 to 50 large seeds. The seeds are are the basis of chocolate.Created by: globalquiz.orgfruits facts » What does the word "chocolate" mean in Aztec language?Bitter water. The earliest evidence of chocolate use traces to the Olmecs (Mexico), with evidence of chocolate beverages dating back to 1900 BCE. In fact, the majority of Mesoamerican people made chocolate beverages, including the Maya and Aztecs, who made it into a beverage known as xocolātl, an Aztec word meaning "bitter water".Created by: NinjaiSouth America facts » Where does Milka's chocolate come from?Switzerland. Milka is a brand of chocolate confection which originated in Switzerland in 1901 and has been manufactured internationally by the US confectionery company Mondelēz International since 1990. For more than 100 years, Milka has been primarily produced in Lörrach, Germany, producing about 140,000 tonnes of chocolate in 2012.Created by: Tschukaworld facts » Which country is considered to be the "chocolate capital of the world"?Belgium, the home of pralines, is world-renowned for its chocolates, and a major chocolate manufacturing center. There are around 17.000 Belgians employed in the industry, which results in 172.000 tonnes produced each year.Created by: NinjaiBelgium facts » Play sweets quiz and see all the questions.