The Best Chocolate Bars
Willy Wonka, eat your heart out: Real Simple staffers selflessly tasted more than 180 luxe bars to determine which ones deserve a golden ticket.
Best 70 Percent Cocoa and Up (Extra-Extra Dark)
Scharffen Berger Bittersweet
Don’t be daunted by the high cocoa content. This winner is bright and fruity, with a smooth finish.
To buy: $5 for 3 ounces.
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