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Chocolate, both the sweets and hot chocolate. Always problematic in the Greek summer when it melts all over the place. Ion is the biggest company in Greece.

Kinds of chocolate:

γάλακτος (galaktos): milk

κακάο (kakao): cocoa; κακάο σε σκόνη (kakao se skoni): cocoa powder.

λευκή (levki): white

υγείας (ygeias): dark (also means 'healthy', and so it is).

ζεστή σοκολάτα (zesti sokolata): hot chocolate

Text © Dana Facaros

Image by Andrikkos, Creative Commons License