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Not that enjoying chocolate is a competitive sport. But we cannot allow guilt-ridden scarfing. URL for this review: Texture is also vitally important to character: If you like Belgian chocolate, I recommend Piron in Evanston, Illinois, from which I purchase vast quantities of chocolate each year.

Go to Book Shelf. One of the most dispiriting developments of the twentieth century was the mass production lez chocolate.

Les Mangeuses de chocolat

The value of good chocolate holds steady. Bringing back chocolate from BelgiumSwitzerlandor any good French chocolatier was a sure way to her heart.

The recommendation rating for this book appeared. I took it in good fun, except when a comment was made about women who eat their chocolate en cachette in private. Steve Hopkins, April 23, Click on title or picture to buy from amazon.

One look at her expressions, her lips, her eyes, commanded a hush in the house. If we are going to chocolqt bread and chocolate and we are and not get fat and we are notels need to use our heads, as Dr. For dee man from Lyon was, by French standards, extraordinary—few of us could eat as much and still eat it properly. For French women, the real thing remains dark chocolate, bittersweet or, even better, extra-bittersweet, which is the purest, with the highest percentage of cocoa solids—the stuff that makes chocolate taste chocolatey.


It became a Spanish sensation. I also had to cultivate my mangeusew for what I was having. For Reprint Permission, Contact: If you really enjoy something, as I adore chocolate, there is a place for it in your life.

In fact, when Mother was enjoying dde fix, it was more like Zen meditation. The proof of adequate attention and skill will be in the pudding, literally.

They also eat bread we fought a revolution over it!

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The Olmecs — B. Bitterness is felt at the tip of the tongue. Admittedly, we French get carried away with chocolate: Their system of commerce was based on the cocoa standard, and the chocolate produced was consumed by noblemen and merchants all men, 0 f course at banquets.

Chocolate mzngeuses to Europe via the New Worldin the age of more than one discovery. Go to Executive Times Archives. Here are four of my favorite family recipes embracing chocolate.

And France being Francethere is une Academic du chocolatfor ultimate authority. It created an inferior product loaded with bad fats, and as a result, many Americans have never in their lives chovolat the real thing. After that, the direction 0 f global conquest mnageuses reversed, at least gastronomically.

It was still very bitter and peppery, but it was mixed with vanilla, honey, and flowers and served cold and foamy, usually at the end of a meal along with the tubes for smoking tobacco.

As it is also high in fat, however, it is better enjoyed after lighter meals than after chocolaat holiday feasts, or by itself as a pick-me-up. In short, he taught me the French way of enjoying those foods that can be friend or foe depending on how we treat them.

Europe has remained a continent 0 f chocolate fanatics ever since. For the Aztecs and Totecschocolate was not only an elixir, but a symbol of value.

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French women eat chocolate about twelve pounds a year on average. Some years ago, when a famous chocolatier in Lyon passed away mangeuees his late seventies, the obituary in Le Monde revealed he had eaten one tablette a good-size chocolate bar a day for most of his life. Maximize the rewards of pleasure while minimizing the costs.

It made her the easiest person in the world to shop for. The tendency goes with an attitude that should be changed. Only with cultivated pleasure can you enjoy chocolate in the clear light of day. The joke in our family became that there was now proof of at least one person in France who had eaten more chocolate than my mother. From that mass, three products are extracted: My ,es of quality over manngeuses is doubly important when applied to something as potent as chocolate.

But our own version may be traced to the later pre-Columbian civilizations, around B. Quality chocolate is labor-intensive and complex.

The simple suggestions she makes, and uses herself, may be shunned by those who are looking for a way to eat large quantities of food and not get fat. Nothing is sinfully delicious. Too often, American women eat on the sly, and the result is much more guilt than pleasure.

For those not near the chocolate boutiques flow appearing in most American cities, it is possible to order high quality online, such as dark, rich, delicious Valrhona.