Use Dark Chocolate Bars to Sweeten Your Midwinter Party

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So, it’s time to plan your mid winter Christmas party. You get ready for having a great time with your friends and family, talking and enjoying good food and good company. But, one thing is still on your mind – what do you do for snacks? If you’re having trouble figuring out what the best option for sweets for your party is, perhaps you should consider getting some delightful dark chocolate bars that all of your guests will enjoy. 



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A plate of dark chocolate bars

However, there are various kinds of chocolate that you can choose from. So, do you head down to the local store and pick up some cheap but sugar-packed chocolate? Or, do you make the more intelligent choice of ordering some healthier and even more delicious chocolate that’s good for your body and your tastebuds?


Why Should I Choose Chocolate For My Midwinter Party?


There are many reasons to choose incredibly yummy dark or milk chocolate for your party. A few fantastic reasons are:


Everyone Loves Chocolate. The biggest reason to get chocolate for your party is very simple – everyone loves chocolate! While, of course, there are certain people who do prefer other sweets over chocolate, there’s rarely a time when a guest is disappointed that you got delicious chocolate bars for your party. 


Buying tasty and nutritious chocolate for your get-together can bring smiles and positive feelings to your party; the only problem is you might run out of chocolate sooner than you thought! 


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Beautiful dark Chocolate and Raspberry bars decorated with freeze dried raspberries


Dark Chocolate Is Healthier Than Many People Realise. Most of the time, when many people think of chocolate, they think of an occasional indulgence that, while enjoyable, isn’t good for your body. However, dark chocolate is actually much healthier than many people think.


In fact, there are many tremendous health benefits to eating dark chocolate bars. For example, dark chocolate is very nutritious. In one 100 gram dark chocolate bar that has 70-85% cocoa in it, there are 11g of fibre, 67% of the daily value for iron, 58% of the daily value for magnesium, 89% of the daily value for copper and 98% of the daily value for manganese. 


In addition to those vitamins and minerals, dark chocolate is also a great source of antioxidants, may improve blood pressure, may improve blood flow, might even improve brain function and more.


Although it’s also best to keep in mind that you should always eat sweet treats in moderation. So, if you want to treat yourself but stay health-conscious at the same time, dark chocolate is one of the best ways to go. 


It May Help You Deal With Fatigue. Although more research needs to be done on this subject, previous scientific studies have shown that dark chocolate bars may help individuals deal with their fatigue.


In a study where people were given an amount of chocolate daily, they reported that they experienced less fatigue, depression and anxiety than people who did not eat the same chocolate. Therefore, occasionally letting yourself have a tasty chocolate bar may help you deal with poor mental health.


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A organic dark Chocolate and Peppermint Bar


Chocolate Made With Organic And Wholesome Ingredients Make For Fun And Healthy Snacks. Although many of us are used to chocolate packed full of sugar, chemicals, and unnatural preservatives, there is a way to enjoy excellent chocolate without those unhealthy substances. By eating chocolate made with organic ingredients that are free from processed sugars and additives, you can happily snack on something that you know isn’t damaging your body.


What Kind Of Delicious And Organic Chocolate Bars Should I Choose?


If you are looking for a store that is full of amazingly tasty but still healthy and wholesome chocolate and other treats, our shop at Make It Raw is perfect for you. We have a great selection of chocolate that your party guests will surely love

We have an excellent selection of delectable chocolate treats, from zesty orange bars to gooey caramel bars – any of these sweet treats will surely be a popular snack at your party. 


Where Can I Go To Get Decadent Chocolate For My Party?


If you are ready to start shopping for your next fun gathering, the best place you can go for healthy chocolate bars and other sweet snacks is our shop at Make It Raw. If you want something other than chocolate, we also carry many other wonderful options for you to choose from, like tasty banana bars and vegan desserts


Would you like to learn even more about our lovely treats or how we make our products? If so, please feel free to reach out to our friendly team at 0276463092 to get in touch. We are very passionate about providing New Zealanders with incredible treats that are just as healthy as they are delicious, and we’d love to hear from you!


Give your party guests a wonderful surprise with incredible treats from Make It Raw! 




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Banana Bars

It’s happened to the best of us – you’re craving a decadent, sweet snack. However, you also want to stay healthy and choose a tasty treat that is wholesome and nutritious. So in this scenario, what do you do? Well, one of your absolute best options is to reach for some incredibly delicious yet wonderfully healthy banana bars.


5 Delectable Things You Can Make With A Block Of Chocolate

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No matter how old you are, what you like to do or where your place in life is, everyone loves a delicious sweet treat every now and then. Lovely chocolate slices and delectable sweets are an incredible way to treat yourself.


Top Reasons – Why Giving Sweets Is The Perfect Gift For Your Loved One

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There is a reason why food is a big part of many holidays. We gather with our friends and family during many celebrations to enjoy each other’s company while enjoying great food and drink. Just like monumental events, when celebrating special days with your loved ones, you can appreciate their company while savouring good food by giving them wonderful sweet treats.


5 Reasons Why You Should Eat Organic Chocolate Bars

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It’s hard to believe that a popular first choice sweet treat for many people these days was discovered centuries ago by the Aztec Empire of the Americas. Yes, we’re talking about chocolate! However the way we consume chocolate today is vastly different to how the Aztec people did.


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Hi! Kirsten here 🙂 I’m the sister of Make It Raw (ie Julia)  
I’ve been adding to the Make It Raw social media and helping Julz since moving back to Christchurch from in Australia in March. 


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