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About Chocolate Day

Date When Celebrated: This sweet day is thoroughly enjoyed on July 7

Although some people want to celebrate Chocolate Day every day, it is a July 7 holiday. It is also called World Chocolate Day and International Chocolate Day.  And this is no surprise as this confectionery treat is wildly popular around the world.

This day is the perfect opportunity to eat your favorite candy flavor in ample portions. Do you really need another excuse to overindulge in your favorite food treat?

Chocolate is America’s favorite flavor. It’s the flavor of choice in candies, ice cream, cakes, breakfast cereal, toppings, and a whole host of desserts. Unequaled in popularity, it certainly deserves a day in its honor.

Did you know? Chocolate is a vegetable. It comes from the Cacao tree found in tropical rain forests.

How to Celebrate this Chocolatey Day

Chocoholics rejoice! We don’t need to tell you what to do to celebrate this day, do we?  Have it your way: candy, ice cream, milkshakes, cake, pie, pudding, a little in your coffee, liqueurs, and in many other desserts. 

May we offer these suggestions for your menu today…….

Breakfast: Your favorite cocoa puffs cereal along with two or three chocolate cream-filled donuts. Wash it down with a piping hot cup of cocoa.

Mid-morning snack: A chocolate candy bar(with or without nuts) to hold you over and give you a boost until lunch.

Lunch: A big tall glass of chocolate milk is a must along with your meal. Try a piece of chocolate cake, pie, or pudding for dessert.

Mid-Afternoon: Eat healthy with some chocolate-covered raisins. This contains both vegetables and fruit.

 Dinner: If you are an adult, sip a chocolate liqueur before dinner. Mocha-flavored coffee is a must with dinner. Dessert is none other than cake. guess what flavor?

Nighttime snack: A big scoop of ice cream. Need we tell you what flavor!?

Today's Quotes

 One of the movie world’s best-known quotes: “Life’s like a box of chocolate. You never know what you’re going to get.” – – Forest Gump

A Chocolatey Chuckle: “Your hand and your mouth agreed many years ago, that as far as chocolate goes there is no need to involve your brain.” – – Chuck Barry

Bonus Quote from a Chocoholic: I’d give up chocolate, but mama didn’t raise a quitter.

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History and Origin of Chocolate Day

Our research on this day did not uncover a specific date when this holiday began, Nor, did we uncover specifically who created it. But, without a doubt, you and I can guess who created this day…… confectioners!

An alternate theory suggests the chocoholic creator of this day had a mouth full of chocolate and therefore could not communicate the information to his or her publicist.

More About Today

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What happened on this Day? This Day in History

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Recipe of the Day:  Chocolate Milkshake

Flower of the Day:  Succulents

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