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Invoking the Devil - a paean to the cocoa bean


It’s a peculiarly British belief that what you enjoy most can’t possibly be good for you. Alcohol. Smoking. Taking in the sun. And food, of course. Especially food. Every day brings some new food Inquisition to root out and destroy the remaining pleasures of the table. British beef, Scots salmon,…