Tempering Chocolate . . . a Question of Temperature
The Exploratorium takes you through a visual tour of the amazing process of tempering chocolate. Click here.
Visual Look At Chocolate’s Earthy Beginnings
Here is a photographic collection of the trees and plants of various cocoa trees, Theobroma cacao. Click here.
Cocoa Fact Sheet
The Australian government has put out a nice pdf document providing details on the preferred climate and soil types of cocoa, its description and varieties, pests, diseases, harvesting and storage conditions. Click here.
The Manufacturing Process of Chocolate . . . By Flowchart
Here is a simple but clear flowchart that shows the process by which chocolate is made. Click here.