London Chocolate Tastes Better

“This isn’t regular chocolate. This is London chocolate!”

A box-full of Cadbury Flakes was given to me by my thoughtful aunt as a souvenir from her long vacation in the UK. There’s nothing left of it now; surely you can’t expect me to resist myself, but it got me pondering, “Why was it more delicious than the locally-produced chocolate of the same brand?”.Did it contain an ingredient that would otherwise be banned in other countries? Were the portions of the local product slightly off-balance? Maybe the taste was not very different at all, but rather our perception becomes skewed within our mind due to the pleasant associated thoughts revolving, “travel”, “vacation” and such.

Note: The content of this post was brought to you as a result of consuming large portions of chocolate and may not make any sense.

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13 thoughts on “London Chocolate Tastes Better

  1. 3alayk bil 3afya…I’m going to london on the 19th and the only thing I keep thinking about is getting a hold of a Maltesers bucket :)
    London’s chocolates always taste better

  2. haha 3baid lel7een eyiboon flake sowayigh?!

    the Question is … who has the best chocolate?

    Switzerland, England or Belgium?

  3. Actually, the ingrediants are slightly different from a country to another.
    It’s supposed to match the population’s taste.
    I guess you could try to sign up a petition and send it to Cadbury and ask them to have the same ingrediants for Kuwait :P

  4. Howahkan, their Maltesers are the best.

    Mother Courage, lail7een :P

    coolfreak, yup :)

    Blue Ice Envy, I demand english taste!

    Dr.Lost, I’m too busy eating to tell the difference.

    Adorra, tell us the short version :P

  5. I thought the same thing about Orange Fanta once. I had some in Australia. Uzbekistan and USA and I swear there is more flavor and bubble in Uzbekistan. and the USA is less orange colored. Aussie average.

  6. im late but 3adii..

    Iv studied in london and i was a chocoholic but since coming to kuwait i havent put chocolate in my mouth, it tastes bad here and i dont know why !!

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