Belgian Hot Chocolate
From kids to elder people, chocolates are one of the most popular candies in the world. Today, there are different countries that produce their kind of chocolate. Each country has a special chocolate and each offers great tasting fine chocolate. However, you have to consider that only a few countries are famous for their chocolates and one of these countries is Belgium.
Like the French wineries, chocolatiers in Belgium provide chocolate tasting programs for the visitors to sample the gourmet chocolates. Although Belgian chocolates has been around for a long time, the new way of making chocolates that is very popular nowadays only started in the early years of the 20th century.
There was an estimated 10 million Africans that passed away under the orders of Leopold II. Despite of the war that was happening, Belgians were able to maintain the cocoa importing connections. On the other hand, the Belgian contribution in the chocolate industry is the introduction of their chocolate product which is the praline.
It is not too sweet and it is also very creamy that it will provide great sensation when you let it melt in your mouth. Many people, especially chocolate lovers have testified that Belgian chocolates are meticulously crafted that it makes them want to eat more. One kind of Belgian chocolates is called Godiva and is considered to be one of the best chocolates in the world.
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Give your friend or a family member a sumptuous Belgian shells chocolate treat for his or her birthday, or even without a specific occasion. When you give other people gifts, they will somehow feel that they're extra special. This can even be more felt if you give a chocolate gift. So when a certain occasion is about to come up, don t forget to include Belgian chocolate in your list.