Agriculture photo
growing chocolate chocolate pod cut open

Chocolate (cacao)

Chocolate comes from the fermented, roasted seeds of the Theobroma cacao tree which reside inside the leathery cocoa pod pictured here.
cashew fruit


Cashews grow on trees. Specifically, the cashew nut is encased in the shell at the base of the cashew fruit, commonly called the cashew apple. In many of the countries where it’s grown, the cashew apple is turned into jellies, drinks and even distilled into liquor.