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Alter Eco, Organic Chocolate, Dark Cacao, 2.82 oz (80 g)
By Alter Eco15 Reviews
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0.24 lbs (0.11 kg)
- Product Code: LTE-01007
- UPC Code: 817670010075
- Package Quantity: 2.82 oz (80 g)
- Dimensions: 0.4 x 3.2 x 6.3 in, 0.2 lbs (0.09 kg)
- Important Note:
Please note limited shipping months for this item:
This item is heat sensitive. It is only available for purchase between October 1st and June 14th. We temporarily discontinue the item during the summer months, from June 15th - September 30th, because it might melt or spoil during transit.
Combo Discount: -CA$1.33
- Organically Grown
- Fairly Traded
- 63% Cocoa
- Crunchy Cocoa Nibs
- Bittersweet Bite
- USDA Organic
- Fair Trade Certified
- No Soy or Gluten Ingredients
- No Artificial Flavors
- No Emulsifiers
- Certified Organic by QAI
- Carbon Neutral Product
Taster of Ecuador
Alter Eco chocolate is a delicious indulgence that makes an extraordinary journey. Plucked from organic trees near the Ecuadorian coast, our cacao beans are fermented, dried and brought to Switzerland, where they are meticulously roasted and conched into some of the words finest cocoa products. Our expert chocolatiers use unique flavor combinations, quality organic ingredients and an artisan's touch to craft these award-winning, habit-forming bars.
Nourishing Foodie, Farmer and Field
As committed food activists, we travel far and wide to bring you the world's most exotic, delicious, and sustainable foods. To understand our commitment to fair trade and learn what sustainability means to us.
The stories from our cacao partners, Fortaleza and Acopagro, never cease to inspire. Look inside this box to read about the journey of farmers who gave up illegal coca for prosperous cacao-and reforested the Amazon in the process.
By choosing this Fair Trade Certified product, you are directly supporting a better life for farming families through fair prices, direct trade, community development and environmental stewardship.
Cocoa liquor*, raw cane sugar*, cocoa butter*,cocoa nibs*, vanilla*
*Organic and Fair Trade
Cocoa: 63% minimum
Made on equipment shared with milk, hazelnuts, almonds and soy.
|Serving Size: 5 Sections (40 g)|
|Servings Per Container: 2|
|Amount Per Serving||%Daily Value*|
|Calories from Fat||150|
|Total Fat||16 g||25%|
|Saturated Fat||10 g||49%|
|Trans Fat||0 g|
|Total Carbohydrate||21 g||7%|
|Dietary Fiber||4 g||14%|
|*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.|
iHerb Customer Reviews
This is a very tasty bar, but contains a little more sugar than I might like. At 30 grams of sugar per 80 grams, this equates to more than 2 Tbsp of sugar per bar. While I love the fact that Alter Eco uses whole, unrefined cane sugar to sweeten their bars, that is a little more sugar than I like to consume at any one sitting. Delicious, but to be consumed in moderation. Still. With such a high fat and fiber content, it is still pretty blood sugar friendly. That is good. :-)
This is probably my fave iHerb chocolate. The crunchy cocoa nibs are fabulous, and they make this less sweet.