Where is Equal Exchange chocolate from?
At Equal Exchange, we source from small farmer organizations because we believe they are the heart and soul of the Fair Trade movement. This bar is made with cacao (cocoa beans) from farmer co-operatives in the Dominican Republic, Peru and Togo.
Is Equal Exchange dark chocolate vegan?
This bar is a delicious and rich dark chocolate experience. Vegan, soy- and gluten-free. 12 Pack contains twelve 80g (2.8oz) bars. Get it for each when you purchase a 12 Pack.
Can I eat as much dark chocolate as I want?
What is the daily recommended amount of dark chocolate? The recommended “dose” is approximately 1 to 2 ounces or 30-60g, experts say. Indulge in anything more than that, and you may be consuming too many calories.
Where is Equal Exchange located?
Equal Exchange is a for-profit Fairtrade worker-owned, cooperative headquartered in West Bridgewater, Massachusetts.
What is Fair Trade chocolate?
Home ► Buying Fairtrade ► Chocolate. When you choose Fairtrade chocolate, you know that the farmers and workers who produced the cocoa in it, received an additional Fairtrade Premium on top of the price of their crop which they can invest in their communities and use to fight the effects of climate change.
How much dark chocolate a day is healthy?
Even though quality dark chocolate is a better choice than milk chocolate, it is still chocolate, meaning it’s high in calories and saturated fat. To avoid weight gain, Amidor recommends eating no more than 1 ounce of dark chocolate per day.
What are the disadvantages of dark chocolate?
Consuming large amounts of dark chocolate can lead to an increased heart rate, diarrhea, anxiety, irritability, nervousness, and dehydration. Caffeine can also cause an increase in blood pressure and difficulty in focus or concentration.
What are the side effects of dark chocolate?
Eating large amounts might cause caffeine-related side effects such as nervousness, increased urination, sleeplessness, and a fast heartbeat. Cocoa can cause allergic skin reactions, constipation, and might trigger migraine headaches.
Is Equal Exchange coffee ethical?
Equal Exchange products are certified organic and produced without the use of toxic and persistent pesticides. Many people don’t want to put foods grown with pesticides into their bodies and have concerns for the safety of the farmers and for the future of our planet.
How to be a part of equal exchange?
Join us by sharing your connection to Equal Exchange. Whether through purchasing our products, being an activist in the food system, investing in our capital model, or bringing Equal Exchange into your community. Everyone’s participation is different, tell us about yours!*
How big is a 12 Pack of organic chocolate?
Experience the mouthwatering combo of rich dark chocolate with chunks of organic almonds. Vegan, soy- and gluten-free. 12 Pack contains twelve 80g (2.8oz) bars. The crunchy mint chocolate experience you’ve been waiting for – an ideal balance of rich, dark chocolate and light, refreshing mint.
How big is a 12 Pack of fair trade chocolate?
This mouth-watering bar is a blend of smooth dark chocolate and ripe, refreshing orange – the bright citrus taste will satisfy your cravings for something sweet and fruity. Vegan, soy- and gluten-free. 12 Pack contains twelve 80g (2.8oz) bars.
How many dark chocolate bars are in a 12 Pack?
Soy- and gluten-free. 12 Pack contains twelve 80g (2.8oz) bars. Experience the mouthwatering combo of rich dark chocolate with chunks of organic almonds. Vegan, soy- and gluten-free. 12 Pack contains twelve 80g (2.8oz) bars.