Larabar Jocalat Chocolate Bar - 1.7 oz.
Larabar Jocalat Chocolate Bar is as indulgent as a fudge brownie. The richness comes from pure organic chocolate and luscious crunch from the pure organic cashews, almonds, walnuts, and whole cacao beans. Blended with dates , this delightful treat provides 1/2 serving of fruit, 5 grams of fiber and 15% of the recommended daily value of Magnesium. Who knew a brownie could be so good for you?
Larabar Jocolat Chocolate Bar is an organic chocolate food bar made from fruits, nuts and Fair Trade Certified chocolate. Each flavor contains no more than seven simple, organic ingredients that are deliciously rich, without added sugars, and free of dairy, soy, and gluten. With Jocalat, they're committed to the use of Fair Trade Certified chocolate and organic ingredients, doing their part to sustain the planet.
Jocalat is every chocolate lover's dream. Indulgent, for sure, but also exceptionally nutritious. The chocolate in Jocalat, along with the fruit and nuts, contains high concentrations of natural antioxidants, which appear to be helpful in combating disease and aging.
Over-the-top flavor-under 190 calories! Amazing for a bar as deliciously rich as Jocalat
Each Jocalat bar contains at least 20% of the recommended daily value of fiber, along with a healthy dose of Omega-6 essential fatty acids, which help keep your heart healthy. Also in Jocalat are 13 essential vitamins and minerals, which decrease stress and increase energy.
Larabar Questions & Answers
What is unique about Jocalat?
Jocalat is an organic chocolate food bar made from fruits, nuts and Fair Trade Certified chocolate. Each flavor contains no more than seven simple, organic ingredients that are deliciously rich, without added sugars, and free of dairy, soy, and gluten. With Jocalat, they're're committed to the use of Fair Trade Certified chocolate and organic ingredients, doing their part to sustain the planet.
What are the quality standards for Jocalat ingredients?
Fair Trade Certified cocoa and coffee
No added sugars or sweeteners
No added sulfites
No preservatives, fillers, or colorings
Is Jocalat unprocessed?
Jocalat is made by a simple process in which fruit, nuts, spices and Fair Trade Certified chocolate are ground and mixed together. They are not baked or cooked. They use simple ingredients, as close to their natural state as possible.
What is the shelf life of Jocalat?
The shelf life for each bar is 12 months. They use a multi-layer package that keeps out UV light which, in turn, maintains freshness without the use of preservatives. The “best by” date may be found printed on the back panel of the wrapper (on the underside of the flap that runs lengthwise down the back of the bar) as well as on the back panel of the caddie box (contains 16 bars).
Does Jocalat have added vitamins, minerals, or supplements?
No. Jocalat only contains the vitamins, minerals, and nutrients inherent in the simple, natural ingredients they use – the way nature created them.
What are the organic flavors listed in the ingredients?
Some Jocalat bars contain an infusion of flavors such as peppermint and vanilla. Each is organic, plant-based, and extracted for use by natural means.
How much caffeine is in Jocalat?
Caffeine does occur naturally in chocolate. Jocalat ranges between 4 and 16 milligrams of caffeine per bar. By comparison, a cup of decaf coffee = 2 to 4mg, a cup of decaf tea = 2 to 9mg. A regular cup of coffee = 65 to 150mg, a regular cup of tea = 20 to 90mg. (1 cup = 6oz.)
Will Jocalat freeze or melt?
If placed in the freezer or outside in cold temperatures, Jocalat will become firmer, but will not freeze. Similarly, Jocalat will not melt when heated.
What is the symble above the "O" in Jocalat?
A breve (Latin brevis "short, brief") is an accent mark shaped like a little round cup, designed to indicate a short vowel.
Is the Jocalat wrapper recyclable?
All of their Larabar Jocalat wrappers are able to be recycled through their partnership with Terracycle. The Larabar Jocalat caddies/display boxes are made of 100% Recycled Paperboard and made using 100% Wind Energy.
What does "Fair Trade" or "Fair Trade Certified" mean?
The cocoa and coffee used in Jocalat and Larabar is sourced from farmers who are Fair Trade Certified by Fair Trade USA. The organization's mission is to "Enable sustainable development and community empowerment by cultivating a more equitable global trade model that benefits farmers, workers, consumers, industry and earth."
It started out as just a hike, no different than countless others she had taken into the beautiful Rocky Mountains of Colorado. Little did she know she was about to come up with a mountain of an idea: Combine wholesome ingredients such as fruits and nuts to create a food product that's tasty, healthy and convenient. In that instant, in May 2000, LÄRABAR™ was born.
At LÄRABAR™, they believe that the foundation of a sound mind, body and spirit is derived from what you eat. And what you eat is most delicious and satisfying when it's in a whole, natural state.