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Inside the Middle East
July 22, 2009
Posted: 1413 GMT
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According to Arabian Business, Dubai's Al Nassma, the world's first brand of chocolate made with camels' milk, plans to expand into new Arab markets, Europe, Japan and the United States, its general manager said on Tuesday.

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G.   July 23rd, 2009 2:09 pm ET

I love chocolate. Had a piece from a box this a.m. Never heard of camel. chocolate though. That is new.

Itai   July 26th, 2009 1:16 am ET

hell i have to try this
i dont know camel milk and i cant imaginate the taste of camel milk chocolate
to me this sounds scary

but i would like to give it a try
is is addictive?
is it good?

i dont wanna offend someone but to me it sounds like kosher food lol

is there someone who produce chocolate with goat milk? ... would sound similar scary to me

i know one who have a problem with cow milk he allways takes his own goat milk in a bottle to work for his coffee
i cant stand this milk but i like goat cheese

is there also existing camel milk cheese?

hell this kind of news are confusing me

i wanna try this food
i cant wait to see it in a shop
i maybe would laugh my azz of ... but i am strongly willing to try it

G.   July 27th, 2009 3:07 pm ET

I never tried goat chocolates. When I was a kid in the southern U.S., I had a friend who had some goats as pets. They were a lot of fun and sweet. Never thought of their milk, but it must be different than a cows milk in ways because they are smaller. I'd be interested in a chocolate taste.

G.   July 27th, 2009 3:10 pm ET

I never had camel chocolates either. That is a really foreign idea to me. They are spitting animals? I've always heard that. Yuk. I've ridden horses many times, but never a camel so a new idea to me. Horses are beautiful and fast, but camels are durable I guess. Milking either is an odd idea to me.

Md. Aseer Jubair Khan Majlish.   July 30th, 2009 6:39 am ET

Indeed it's a new type of chocolate I heard of. I think it bwill bring on a new taste in chocolate industry. As it is health consous, I think this chocolate has a great future in the world.

G.   August 1st, 2009 7:34 pm ET

I can see rows and rows, tens of thousands, of camels now hooked up to milking machines across a country to pump out the many thousands of milk needed a day, or millions. No one thinks about it with cows, but it would be a sight with camels!

Dennis Junior   August 3rd, 2009 6:52 pm ET

I hope that this comes to the United States....

~Dennis Junior~

G.   August 4th, 2009 11:52 am ET

Don't hold your breath. I've read that camels are mean animals, and we don't have patience for mean animals. It won't happen.

G.   August 4th, 2009 2:44 pm ET

Dennis – Maybe you are an inventor working on camel milking machines? If it's really healthier, might be a good thing! I can't drink goat's milk, too sour tasting to me, but in chocolates might work.


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