Word of the Day: Theobromine

theobromine molecule (courtesy of wikipedia)
Theobromine, often confused with caffeine, is the molecule responsible for the mild mood-elevating effects of fine, high-concentration (dark) chocolate.

Theo = “god” & Broma = “food” — truly the food of the gods.


  • Marty Caldwell

    ty for the info about theobromine in chocolate. Does chocolate have caffeine in addition to theobromine?

  • Joice Wang

    We are manufacturer of Theobromine in China.
    Anyone interested can contact us. Thank you!