08 July 2021 Current Affairs:World Chocolate Day is observed on 7th July every year. Chocolate day celebrates the existence of chocolate in our lives. The day is marked by eating chocolates and sharing the chocolates with dear ones. This day is a yearly global celebration of chocolate, which allows people to gorge and indulge, hopefully guilt-free, in it. On chocolate day, chocolate lovers from all over relish eating different kinds of chocolate and also some people create several dishes with it like cakes, pastries, sinful and gooey brownies, hot chocolate or chocolate mousse, without any guilt.
The Chocolate Day was first celebrated in the year 2009. However, some even believe that people started marking July 7 as International Chocolate Day because it was the day when chocolate was first introduced to Europe in 1550.