Dark chocolate bars that every chocolate lover must try – Times of India

If you love chocolates, there are high chances that you will enjoy having dark chocolates once a while for a soul-satisfying dessert experience. Dark chocolates are not just rich in taste but are also known for their multiple health benefits.

We have listed down some dark chocolate benefits and a list of the popular options that you would love to try:-

Benefits of Dark Chocolate

  • It is an instant mood booster that will help you feel good in no time.
  • Dark chocolates are a rich source of antioxidants which will help in making your skin better and naturally healthy.
  • Dark chocolate helps in enhancing the flow of blood in your body. Therefore, it can even help in making your hair stronger and healthier.
  • Having dark chocolates will keep your blood sugar levels under check because the sugar content gets balanced with the acid content.
  • Dark chocolates, if taken in the right quantity, will also help in keeping your blood pressure under control.
  • If you take a piece of dark chocolate while you are working or learning something, it will help you focus in a better manner.

Popular dark chocolate bars available in India

Lindt is considered as one of the premium brands when it comes to dark chocolate and its known for chocolates almost all over the world. This bar by the brand comprises of 85% pure cocoa content derived from superior cocoa beans which gives a rich taste to the chocolate. The aroma is tempting and the bittersweet flavour of the chocolate will last in your mouth for long. It is a vegetarian product and will melt in your mouth gently to let you enjoy your chocolate in a better manner. The brand even offers mild chocolate and bars of varied cocoa content from 70% to 90% to give you the option of choosing a fine bar of chocolate as per your preferences.

Amul is another popular brand that needs no introduction in the country when it comes to dairy products. This dark chocolate bar by the brand is a vegetarian product and can easily be accommodated into most of the diet plans. This chocolate bar does not contain any added sugar making it a healthy choice for those who do not want to add on any unwanted calories to the body.

If you are looking for a dessert option when you are on your keto diet, this dark chocolate bar by Ketofy is a healthy option to trust. Since this chocolate bar is vegan and gluten-free you can have it even when you are on a restricted diet. The bars have been derived from cocoa without adding any sugar, preservatives or chemicals making it a nutritious choice. Besides having this chocolate as a dessert or as a snack, you can even use it for satisfying your midnight cravings while you are studying or working.

In India, Cadbury Bournville is a bar of famous dark chocolate and is one of the most easily available ones. This dark chocolate bar by the brand has a cocoa content of 50% which is much lesser as compared to others but is good for those who do not want to have too bitter dark chocolates. Its texture is smooth and the presence of raisins and nuts add a lot to its flavour. And, if you do not like raisins much, you can check out its other variants like- Cranberry and Rich Cocoa as per your preferences.

If you prefer having dark chocolate and fruit combination, this combo of Brookside dark chocolate is meant for you. This combo contains a pack of dark chocolates with pomegranate, a pack of dark chocolates with Raspberry & Goji and a pack of dark chocolates with Blueberry & Acai. Each chocolate has its rich taste with the zingy fruit flavour in the centre to make your dessert experience even better and make you fall in love with chocolate.

If you are going to try a new dark chocolate brand, it is important to have a look at its contents. This will help you to check that the chocolate bar does not contain anything that you are allergic to.
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