Sometimes you just want to indulge in your favorite candy, but you want a healthier alternative. For those moments you can substitute you old standby Reese's Peanut Butter Cups, with Newman's Own Peanut Butter cups. This company makes great products that taste delicious and are filled with ingredients you recognize.
So are these any healthier for you than Reese's Peanut Butter Cups? To find out
|Serving Size||1 package of Reese's (2 cups - 51g)||1 package of Newman's (3 cups - 34g)|
|Cholesterol||less than 5mg||0mg|
|Ingredients||Milk chocolate (sugar; cocoa butter; chocolate; High Fructose Corn Syrup; nonfat milk; milk fat; lactose; and soy lecithin and pgpr, emulsifiers); peanuts; sugar; dextrose; salt; and tbhq (preservative).||Organic Dark Chocolate (organic sugar, organic cocoa butter, organic chocolate liquor, soy lecithin - an emulsifier, and organic vanilla), Organic Peanut Butter (organic unblanched peanuts), Organic Sugar, Palm Kernel Oil, Partially Defatted Peanut Flour, Organic Non-Fat Dry Milk Powder, Salt, Organic Soy Lecithin-an emulsifier.|
Looks like Newman's Own Peanut Butter Cups are better for you. Not only are they made with antioxidant-rich dark chocolate, but most of the ingredients are organic. They have less calories, fat, cholesterol, sodium, carbs, and less sugar than the regular Reese's. Plus I love that they come in a package of three, so you feel like you're eating more of a treat. I love the taste and I feel good knowing they're made without high-fructose corn syrup.