How to buy dark chocolate (part 4)

From Canada. Raw, USDA organic.

One large series of dark chocolate bars as many as 100%.

  • Scharffen Berger

American chocolate company (owned by one subsidiary of Hershey). Choices of chocolate squares as well as bars (from 62% to over 80% cacao),

It is fair trade, organic, raw, dark chocolate (up to 83%). As far as you are aware only chocolate can be processed on the machinery here, so it is allergen-free. Great!

  • Sweetriot

Fair trade, organic, dark chocolate. Seem to have availability issues – just 70% still available (in 2018).

  • Lily’s

These bars are sweetened with Erythritol and Stevia). It uses Fair Trade chocolate as well as not being processed with Alkali. One right choice if you stick to one low-carb diet. One range of 70% and one 85% are available.

It has been developed for many diet markets (specifically keto or low-carb diets). Here, Monk Fruit extract is employed as one sweetener, and fiber is added. 92% or 85% is best.

  • Sam’s Choice (Walmart): Notable Mentions

Select 90% dark. Its ingredients: Chocolate liquor, sugar, cocoa butter, cocoa powder, vanilla beans.

6. What Are the Strongest Dark Chocolate Bars?

You know, the more cacao they have, the stronger they are. A couple of healthy brands deliver strong dark chocolate bars.

  • Taza 95% Wicked Dark
  • Alter Eco Super Dark 90%
  • Pure 7 100% Bar
  • Lindt 90% as well as 99% Extra Dark
  • Pacari 100% as well as 101% Raw
  • Ghirardelli 92% Intense dark
  • Giddy Yoyo Raw Cacao 100% 
  • Vivani 92% Bar
  • Sam’s Choice 90% Dark
  • ChocZero 92%Ultimate Dark

7. Boutique Chocolates

There are many dark chocolate makers, and the products tend to be available in some outlets. 

  • Solomon’s Gold (from New Zealand) – 3 ingredients are in the Flavour Nib 70% – Cacao, Coconut Oil, and Coconut Sugar.