Shanghai Expo - Screen presentation in the Belgian Pavilon Chocolate Corner





The ancient Aztecs have been consuming chocolates as a beverage for quite a long time before Columbus' discovery. You have to consider that chocolates in the ancient times were highly regarded and are considered to be a sacred drink. In fact, only the elite in the ancient Aztec's society can afford to buy chocolates. 

It is a combination of milk or dark chocolates with coconut oil that is hardened and butterfat. The Canadians also has their own version which includes the additional ingredients of peanut butter and graham crumbs. European truffles is created from a base made from powdered cocoa, powdered milk, and fats as well as syrup which then results to a palatable truffle which has oil-in-water essence. 

Then microwave for twenty minutes then stir well until the topping is silky soft. Chill for a moment. If you are not going to use it immediately, store it in the refrigerator. It is best served when warm. For the waffles: 4 squares or 4 ounces of dark chocolate, chopped up 4 squares or 4 ounces of unsweetened chocolate, chopped up 4/6 cups of heavy cream 4 pieces of large eggs (Large, at room temperature) 6/8 cups plus 4 tablespoons of milk 4 cups of cake flour 1 cup plus 4 tablespoons of sugar 4 teaspoons of baking powder 1 pinch of salt Direction: In a little heatproof bowl, mix chopped chocolates with heavy cream. 

Upon order you will not be experiencing the hassle of putting it on presentation boxes for the box alone that Leonidas use will suffice for they are already gift wrapped and there also offer different sorts of gift wrapping, as well as the standard wrap, luxury and or seasonal choices. These chocolates are supposed to be consumed within 21 days after it is purchased. 

Unfortunately, not everyone has the honor to drink chocolates during those times, only the members of the upperclass can drink it. Chocolate was thought to be helpful in relieving exhaustion and was associated with fertility. The cocoa beans were also used by these old civilizations as currencies. But the chocolate mixture during the old times is not as delicious as today s. 

In 1923, the son-in-law of Jean Neuhaus Adelson de Grave was initiated in praline manufacturing and was taught the secret of the family's business. His creations also brought additional distinction to the Neuhaus Company. His son Pierre also contributed his genius by helping his father create Tentation and Caprice and opened other Neuhaus shops outside Brussels.