Chocolate & Wine

History of Chocolates and the Roman Empire

Three thousand years ago, only the elite were able to get hold of chocolates. Back then this was a luxury item that only kings and queens could avail and it only came in the form of a chocolate drink. Today’s society still cannot get enough of it. It remains popular than ever and now comes in many forms like blocks, paste, liquid and powder. An Aztec woman preparing the cacao drink. The liquid was poured from a height to create a froth or foam on top. Public Domain History of Cacao…

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Growing number of ” Ultra Rich” Filipinos | Rise of Luxury Brands & Services

There will be more ultra-rich Filipinos by 2022. The ultra rich individuals are not the ones who simply own 10 luxury cars, and several mansions like Manny Pacquiao. Instead, there will be more Filipinos who will experience a global kind of wealth and a number of financial assets in different parts of the world. We are talking about ultra rich Filipinos who will have at least $50 million or 2.6 billion under their net assets. In a data released in 2017 by Moola Forum only 310 people belong to the…

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5 Ways to Know if Your Wine is Good

There is nothing more embarrassing that serving ridiculous tasting wine. Important gatherings, business meetings and festive occasions like wedding and Christmas holidays deserve the finest wines. Unfortunately, it is not easy to spot a good tasting wine just by looking at the bottle, but it always pays to know a little bit more than the average person when it comes to wine. 1. Aroma Wine experts would stick their nose in the glass and take a whiff. The aroma or the smell of the wine is one of the best…

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How to Properly Drink Wine: The Alta Life

Drinking wine is always associated with opulence and good feelings. Opening a bottle of red wine, on a fantastic and elegant evening heightens the positive mood of any occasion. We have learned to associate wine with festivities and decadence, it is only but right to learn how to properly drink wine like a real Alta. A glass of red wine if you don’t give it proper respect- expensive wines need to be given ample care and attention and there is no excuse- everyone who is anyone needs to understand how…

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Eating Chocolates and Drinking Wine Makes You Look Younger

If you are looking for a sign to go ahead and order that next batch of red wine and chocolates then this is definitely it! While stem cell treatment is undeniably going to make you look 20 years younger- drinking wine regularly and eating the finest chocolates will make you extra happy, tipsy and not to mention younger! Medical researchers finally attest to the fact that eating chocolates and drinking red wine is the key to looking younger. In the latest laboratory results published in major scientific journals, certain components…

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