This will blow your mind - bad news for chocolate lovers

Turns out that it takes a ridiculous amount of water to make the stuff.

How much? 24,000 litres for 1kg. 24 cubic metres!!!

That’s about 2875 gallons per pound.



The weight of a 4x4 pickup truck in water to make one block of chocolate, you guys.

Where’s the OMG?

His calculations seem to include the water required to grow the plant. That would be natural rain water for most cacao-producing areas.

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