It’s the one we’ve all been waiting for. World Chocolate Day on 7 July is here to remind us to celebrate the humble cocoa bean in all its many glorious guises. Sure, some of us may not actually require a dedicated week to remember to demonstrate our appreciation. But since this is one to rejoice in the sixth food group’s joys and revel in the fact that some chocolate is even currently being rebranded as healthy.

How do you say chocolate lover?

A chocoholic is a person who craves or compulsively consumes chocolate. The word “chocoholic” was first used in 1968, according to Merriam-Webster.