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Checked For You: Kit Kat sugar content to be cut by 10%, says Nestle

Chocolate bars including famous brands such as Kit Kat, Yorkie and Aero will contain 10% less sugar by next year, manufacturer Nestle has announced. The sugar will be replaced with higher quantities of existing ingredients or other, non-artificial ingredients, and the amount of calories will be limited. It means about 7,500 tons less sugar will be used to make the ...

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Potato chips: Food composition for 100 grams

What follows is a summary of the nutritional composition of 100 grams of… Potato Chips Calories, vitamins, minerals, fiber, fat, etc. Energy (kcal) – 545 Energy (kJ) – 2270 Water (g) – 1.4 Protein (g) – 5.68 Protein, crude (g) – 5.68 Carbohydrate (g) – 51.2 Fat (g) – 34.3 Sugars (g) – 1.59 Starch (g) – 48.8 Dietary fibres (g) – 4.56 Polyols (g) – 0 Ash (g) – 4.18 ...

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It is said that white chocolate does not contain cocoa… Is this true?

Yes, this is true. Although its name can make us believe otherwise, white chocolate does not contain cocoa paste. So, this type of chocolate does not have the virtues of cocoa that are found in cocoa paste. Indeed, white chocolate is produced solely from cocoa butter (composed exclusively of fats produced from pressed cocoa beans) mixed with varying quantities (depending ...

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