Is Chocolate a Fruit?
Chocolate is considered a fruit. It is derived from the seeds of a fleshy pod from the fruit of the cacao tree. The scientific name of the tree also defines it as part of the family of `fruits and vegetables’. The fleshy part of the fruit of cacao is also edible. Initially the cacao beans taste very bitter but fermentation softens the bitterness. Chocolate is considered entirely vegan and is actually quite healthy for you, providing antioxidants and numerous nutrients.
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