In the Soviet Union cocoa was in short supply, so those who had even the cheapest cocoa powder, could be proud of and to believe that life is good. Now, of course, in Russia cocoa is not in deficit, but a thousand years before Christ, the cocoa beans were valuable, the Mayans, have been in use as cash. For a handful of cocoa, you could even buy two slaves!
Cocoa beans grow in Central America, Africa. Now the most productive country is Ivory Coast Continue reading