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2  History How It is Made Organic Compounds in Chocolate Health Benefits Fun Facts Written Assignment Topics to Cover

3  Mesoamericas  200 BC  Currency  1519  Hernán Cortés History

4  Theobroma cocoa  Greek  Theos= god ; broma = food (“Food of the Gods”)  Natively found in Central and South America  Cultivation  Ivory Coast How Chocolate is Made

5 Seeds = beans Pulp Roasting Aroma Flavor Cocoa “nibs” ground Chocolate Liquor Cocoa butter extraction White chocolate Opened Cocoa pod Roasting Cocoa seeds Cocoa “nibs”

6 Main Types of Chocolate  Dark  Purest  Mostly chocolate liquor  Milk  Some chocolate liquor and cocoa butter  Milk fat  White  No chocolate liquor (cocoa solids)  Mostly cocoa butter

7  Xanthine Alkaloids  Theobromine  Phenylethylamine  Caffeine  Lecithin (soy)  Anandamide  Flavonoids  Sugars  Tannins  Many others…. Organic Compounds in Chocolate

8  Derived from xanthine  High concentration in chocolate  Blocks adenosine in the brain to reduce sleepiness  Toxicity to animals  Metabolism Theobromine Xanthine

9 Known for psychoactive stimulant effects Amphetamine ADD (Adderall) Norepinephrine and Dopamine Phenylethylamine Amphetamine Phenylethylamine Dopamine Norepinephrine

10  Found only in small quantities  Theobromine vs. Caffeine  Theobromine’s stimulant effects last longer than caffeine  Caffeine is fast acting  Caffeine has stronger effect  Withdrawal  Addiction  Caffeine in the body  Metabolism Caffeine

11 Lecithin (Soy) Soy Lecithin emulsifier

12   Antioxidant effects  Flavan-3-ol Flavonoids/Flavols

13   Diuretic  Reduces heart disease  Reduces chance of stroke  Cough suppressant  Tooth Decay Prevention  Anti- oxidant  Dark chocolate Health Benefits

14   Lethal Dose  German chocolate cake was actually named after an American named Sam German  Mayans sometimes used chocolate for baptisms  People suffering from depression eat about twice as much chocolate as other people  One chocolate chip provides enough energy for someone to walk 150 feet Random Facts

15  Written Assignment

16 Drugs Society & Human Behavior by. Carl L. Hart, Charles Ksir, and Oakley Ray Organic Chemistry by. Paula Yurkanis Bruice jpg jpg CkA/TM25OD8J1_I/AAAAAAAAARo/2M1GJ9jIPPc/s1600/Cocoa-bean-split-open.png CkA/TM25OD8J1_I/AAAAAAAAARo/2M1GJ9jIPPc/s1600/Cocoa-bean-split-open.png e x300.jpg e x300.jpg jpg jpg https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7140/ _e482aecc71.jpg References

17      hemmatters/chocolate-the-new-health-food-or-is-it.pdf hemmatters/chocolate-the-new-health-food-or-is-it.pdf  mNumber=3442 mNumber=3442   chocolate/ chocolate/         common-cough-4924.aspx common-cough-4924.aspxReferences


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