Deputy Group Editor
1:00 AM 5th December 2023
Which Chocolate Contains The Least Amount Of Sugar?
As Christmas is a time for sweets and treats, Expressdentist.com were intrigued to find out which chocolate boxes could be the worst for your teeth based on sugar content.
Here are the results which might surprise you. So to avoid any unnecessary trips to the dentist will you be changing your chocolate habit this Christmas?
Christmas Chocolate box sugar content rankings:
|Sugar content (grams per 100g)
|Lindor Assorted Chocolate Truffles Box
comes in as the worst Chocolate box for your teeth with 66.7g of sugar per 100g, this is 13.34g above the average chocolate box sugar content of 53.36g per 100g.
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ranks second with 58.2g of sugar per 100g. This chocolate box includes favourites such as The Purple One (chocolate, caramel and hazelnut), Caramel Swirl and The Green Triangle (chocolate and hazelnut).
In joint third place are Heroes
and Milk Tray
by Cadbury with 57g of sugar per 100g.
Following closely behind are Roses (56g)
and Cadbury Selection Box (56g)
ranking joint fifth.
Continental Chocolates (50g)
Lindor Assorted Chocolate Truffles Box (40g)
The chocolate box with the least sugar is Ferrero Rocher
with a sugar content of 39.9g per 100g