Antidote Chocolate, LIC (Tripple Red Corp)
Rose Salt + Lemon bar
Weight: .92 oz. (26 g.) / 2.3 oz. (65 g.) total bar
Calories: 153 calories in 4 squares
Cost: $N/A - sample
Purchased from: N/A - The Chocolate Garage, Palo Alto, CA
Today was the 5th day of Chocolate and Surprise Me Theme Week.
My first chocolate choice for today (a hazelnut filled "Rose of the Dolomites" dark, flower-shaped chocolate from Loaker), turned out to have a wafer in it. Crunch. Surprise! (I don't eat wheat/gluten.) This led to a quick search to find an alternative chocolate.
Fortunately, I'd been given a few sample chocolate bars from The Chocolate Garage (Palo Alto, CA) last night. Thank you Sunita for this nice surprise! And, one of these samples was a (gluten free) Rose Salt + Lemon 77% cacao dark chocolate bar from Antidote Chocolate (Long Island City, New York).
The rose salt and lemon flavors in this bar were subtle and quite nice, and a 50/50 blend of raw + roasted ("Arriba" cacao beans from Ecuador) gave the base chocolate more flavor than raw alone. And, even better, the added dark roasted flavor didn't overwhelm the inclusions (rose salt, lemon).