The image of an older person going to bed with a cup of cocoa leaves the impression of someone who is slowing down and quietly popping off to bed after the nine o’clock news – except the news is now 10 o’clock.
No more late night clubbing, no more drinking in the pub till closing time – there don’t seem to be closing times anymore.
The cocoa may be more significant that it first appears. Research by Professor Passinetti of Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, suggests that Lavado Cocoa stops clumps of proteins building up in the brain and damaging nerve cells.
Therefore, the scientists claim it could stave off Alzheimer’s disease.
So after your glass of red wine in front of the tele, don’t forget before bed:-