How do you tell someone how much you love them? Give them a chocolate covered gift. Chocolate is the language of love... it makes you feel good, it's fun to share, and Figi's Chocolate Covered Gifts are so good, they're endorsed by chocoholics across America!
9. Chocolate Nut Teasers
Snackers are nuts about these crisp, crunchy morsels... almonds, cashews, pecans, and peanuts completely covered in rich chocolate coatings.
10. Chocolate Macadamia Treats
A treat from the tropics! Macadamias are tender-crisp and drenched in dark chocolate, white creme, or milk chocolate.
OOPS... This is number 11, but we almost forgot our: English Butter Toffee
The butteriest! Our crunchy toffee enveloped in creamy chocolate coating is a mouthwatering experience.
People choose to turn some odd items into chocolate covered treats: mashed potatoes, raw onions, seaweed, squid, ants, and crickets. (At Figi's we prefer nuts and caramel.)
Chocolate was first discovered by the Aztecs and the Mayans. The Aztecs used it for currency, gifts, and they made a drink for the gods from ground cocao bean paste, corn, and spices.
Long ago the harvest ritual included the harvesters dancing on the cocoa beans drying in the sun. In some regions of Central and South America farmers continue this tradition to this day.
Think you're the biggest chocolate lover? Swedish candy maker, Roland Ohisson, was buried in a coffin made completely of chocolate. (That's truly death by chocolate!)
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