Divine Chocolate Inc.
70% Dark Chocolate with Mango and Coconut bar
Weight: 1.17 oz. (33.3 g.) / 3.5 oz. (100 g.) in total bar
Calories: 188 calories in 1/3 bar (per label)
Cost: $3.99 in 1 bar
Purchased from: Michaels, Mountain View, CA
Today was Day #2 of Chocolate and Coconut Theme Week.
One of my favorite desserts from Thailand and southeast Asia is Mango with Sticky (Coconut) Rice. Today's 70% Dark Chocolate with Mango and Coconut bar from Divine Chocolate Inc. (Wash., D.C.) was the closest chocolate bar I could find that incorporated these two flavors. (I should add -- that I haven't already tried before.)
Chocolate tends to overpower delicate or less assertive flavor additions, so I didn't expect this dark chocolate bar to be the same as the fresh sliced mango and sweet coconut rice dessert.
It was, however, a nice rendition of these two flavors, with subtle mango fruit and even subtler coconut flavor.
Divine Chocolate offers a line of Fairtrade certified chocolate bars -- that are imported from Germany and distributed here in the U.S. (The story of a cacao farmer from Africa (Ghana) was printed on the inside of the label.)