| Caffeine in Chocolate as Compared to Guarana Seed |
Answered by: Conrad Richter
Question from: Joe Dinoffer
Posted on: December 30, 1998
How about chocolate and caffeine equivalents? Any info [compared to guarana]?
We don’t have figures handy for chocolate, but for Theobroma cacao seeds, from which chocolate is manufactured, the caffeine content is about 1% by weight. Guarana seeds have between 2.5 and 7 times that by weight.