People who are diagnosed with diabetes frequently fear that they’ll have to completely give up their favorite desserts. While they’ll have to follow a nutritional plan, there is room in most diabetic diets for the occasional splurge. Even better, there are companies that produce sugar free chocolate that is every bit as scrumptious as its white-sugar filled counterpart. Continue reading Diabetics Guide to Sugar Free Chocolate
When most people are first diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, they are afraid that their days of enjoying delectable desserts are over. However, companies such as Asher’s Chocolate Co. understand that an occasional splurge is good for the soul. Therefore, they have developed desserts for diabetics that taste indistinguishable from their sugar-laden counterparts. Overall, Asher’s fine desserts for those who need to keep blood sugar levels in mind will satisfy any sweet tooth. Here are five of them.
1. Sugar Free Dark Chocolate Bars
Asher’s Sugar Free Dark Chocolate Bars come individually wrapped and ready to savor plain or used in place of regular dark chocolate in baking projects. Its creamy texture Continue reading Celebrate Holidays with Chocolate for Diabetics
The sweet and delicious taste of sugar comes with its own set of problems. Though we tend to love the taste, and find it most everywhere, our bodies pay the price.
The World Health Organization has stated that sugar intake should not exceed more than 5% of your daily total calories. This means that you are looking at no more than about 25 grams of sugar per day. That’s easy to plan around, right?
Good sugar free gourmet chocolates aren’t exactly easy to find! Maybe this is why Asher’s line of sugar free chocolate bars and candies are so popular. These treats make excellent gifts and snacks for chocolate lovers with special dietary needs.
Chocolate is available in so many varieties that even the toughest candy critic may find it difficult to refuse some form of it. Combining luscious milk or dark chocolate with salty snacks makes it twice as irresistible, offering a completely new experience. Salty snacks such as potato chips, pretzels, and nuts can be dunked in chocolate to create an enjoyable salty-sweet flavor. The crisp saltiness enhances and brings an exciting contrast to the sweetness of the chocolate.
Salty snack lovers will find that the chocolate brings out the distinctive flavor of their favorite finger food. Those who are passionate about chocolate will enjoy the new blend of flavors. Below, you’ll find some of the world’s most sensationally addictive salty treats for any chocolate lover.
When it comes to sizing up confections, chocolate tends to have far less sugar than other popular candies and treats. But even reduced quantities of sugar can be a problem for some individuals. Dietary limitations, either self-imposed or health related, can limit the amount of sugar a person can consume. In some cases, the presence of sugars in chocolate can rule it out entirely as an option for individuals. Continue reading No Sugar, No Problem: What Makes a Sugar Free Chocolate?
Chocolate cherry cordials have a long history with the holiday season. However, their role has changed over the years as traditions have evolved and adapted to suit the times. Today, you can find chocolate cherry cordials in stores across the country. They typically appear during the winter season, especially for Christmas and Valentine’s Day. This decadent candy has been around for several hundred years, however, and its creators were not exactly professional chocolatiers. Here is a quick look at the history of chocolate cherry cordials, from their seedy origins to their classic contemporary status. Continue reading The History of Chocolate Cherry Cordials
Following a strict diet plan can be challenging. It is particularly hard to follow a diet when it seems to restrict every special treat, dessert or comfort food. Fortunately, sugar free chocolate covered treats provide the opportunity to enjoy a sweet treat without ruining the nutrition plan. Continue reading Why Should One Consider Sugar Free Chocolate?
The creamy, mouth-watering decadence of chocolate, the buttery kiss of caramel. These were once impossible treats for sweet-lovers that weren’t able to have sugar due to dietary or health concerns. Now they’re a possibility! Asher’s Chocolates is proud to offer the largest line of sugar free confections in the United States. Asher’s ensures that no sweet tooth needs to go unsatisfied again. With a wide range offerings without sugar, every candy bowl can overflow with candies that are safe for both dietary needs and waistlines. Continue reading Three Cheers for Asher’s Sugar Free Chocolates
Although healthy chocolate seems inconceivable, the truth is that chocolate offers numerous health benefits. For example, cocoa, the main ingredient of chocolate, can reduce the risk factors of heart disease. Flavanols, an ingredient in cocoa beans, act as antioxidants, which reduce cell damage physicians see with heart disease. These benefits exist not only in chocolate, but also in sugar-free chocolate. With the number of diabetes cases on the rise, sugar-free chocolate has great value. Continue reading Is Chocolate Beneficial to your Health?