Tips for Reading Your Chocolate Label
Buying a bar of chocolate shouldn’t be an academic exercise, but with the maze of labels available these days, it’s hard not to stand dumbfounded in the chocolate aisle. Not to worry! Here’s a cheat sheet that will help you look like a bona fide chocolate expert. If your label says bean to bar, it means that the maker has taken whole cacao beans and roasted, ground, and smoothed them into chocolate from scratch.