There have been so many studies on the benefits of eating dark chocolate, that the market has become flooded with dark chocolate bar options. There are organic bars and imported bars, bars with nibs and bars without, so how do you know which ones are worth eating? You could buy a bunch of bars and figure it out yourself — which doesn't sound like a bad way to spend the evening — or you could rely on a new Consumer Reports study. The study tested 14 bars and determined that the favorite was the Extra Dark 65% Cacao Reserve with Cacao Nibs by Hershey's. The trained testers enjoyed it due to its complex, flavor, chocolate taste and overall smoothness. They also felt that it was "a treat to nibble and savor."
To find what the other 13 bars they tasted, and the order in which they were ranked,
These are the results ranked in order of overall quality. Do you agree with them? Is your favorite dark chocolate represented here?
Source: Consumer Reports