Our Chocolate Gifts are Perfect for Birthdays

Tongue in Cheek specialise in funny birthday chocolate gifts that can easily be ordered online. To celebrate all things chocolatey, here are 10 facts about chocolate and why it makes a great gift!

  1. The scientific name for chocolate is Theobroma, which means ‘food of the gods’, which truly reflects how delicious it is. At Tongue in Cheek, our customised birthday chocolates are made from the finest chocolate and feature the funniest messages.
  2. It was originally consumed as a liquid, with the Aztec emperor Montezuma II drinking more than 50 cups of chocolate every day.
  3. The first chocolate  bar was invented in 1847 by Joseph Fry, an English chocolate maker and founder.
  4. Chocolate makes you feel the same way you do when in love, which is why our customised chocolate gifts are guaranteed to make somebody feel good on their birthday! Easily ordered online, they can arrive on the morning of their birthday.
  5. The Belgium chocolate industry has become famous due to their invention of praline.
  6. Chocolate originally comes from a fruit tree and made from a seed from the cacao tree.
  7. Red wine is the beverage which best goes with chocolate.
  8. Chocolate was originally only eaten by the elites before it was made more available due to technological advances during the Industrial Revolution.
  9. A single chocolate chip can give somebody enough energy to walk 150 feet.
  10. Our customised birthday chocolate gifts can be delivered anywhere in the UK!