Dark Chocolate with Peppermint Essential Oil and Flowers bar
Good - Good +
Weight: 1 oz. (28 g.) / 3 oz. (85 g.) in total bar
Calories: 150 calories in 5 pieces of bar
Cost: $2.99 for 1 bar
Purchased from: Grocery Outlet Bargain Market, Palo Alto, CA
Welcome to Day #10 of Chocolate and Flowers Theme Week.
Today's Dark Chocolate with Peppermint Essential Oil and Flowers bar from Yves Thuries (France) was made in France with cacao from the company's plantation in Ecuador.
Yves Thuries is award-winning French Chef that who made his name in cookies and pastry. This namesake chocolate bar was manufactured by Excellent SAS Marssac Sur Tarn, France, and distributed by Salpa Inc. (Greenwich, CT).
This 70% cocoa dark bar consisted of smooth dark chocolate and creamy peppermint ganache (filling); and the pretty, sparkly green, mint chips were sweet and slightly crunchy and flavored with both peppermint oil and flowers as well as other ingredients.*
*The ingredients list: Chocolate liquor, sugar, cocoa butter, mint chip (sugar, mint flower, acacia gum, sodium copper chlorophyllin color, artificial flavor), whole milk powder, water, sorbitol, butterfat, dextrose, glycerol, soy lecithin, natural flavors mint and vanilla"