Orange 18 Bar Box
Product Description1 Box (18 ct.) Orange Chocolate CrèmeNow an 18 bar box!
Built Bar's Orange Chocolate Crème Bar is the perfect combination of flavors, rich dark chocolate and natural orange! With amazing balance of texture, flavor, and nutrition. Not too sweet, with just the right amount of orange, covered in 100% real dark chocolate.- 110 Calories, 15g Protein, 6g Fiber, 4g Fat, 4g Sugar
- Gluten Free- NO Artificial Flavoring or Coloring- NO Artificial Preservatives- NO Nuts / NO Peanuts- NO GMO
- NO Wax
- NO Junk
The use of high-quality chocolate could be considered one of the ‘secrets’ of Built Bar. Our perfectly tempered dark chocolate mixes with our naturally flavored protein base to produce a flavor combination reminiscent of high quality candy or dessert. The lingering chocolate aftertaste – your last impression of the bar – is in sharp contrast to other protein bars which have quite negative aftertastes. Though our choice of chocolate does contribute a small amount of sugar to the bar, we have found that the fiber and protein present greatly decrease the rate of sugar absorption, giving no noticeable blood sugar spike in either Type 1 or Type 2 diabetics.
Natural Flavors, No Coloring
Built Bar only uses the highest quality natural flavors.
Whey Protein Isolate
There are several sources of protein used in protein bars. Three most often are whey, egg whites and products from soy beans. Whey protein isolate was chosen for the bars because it is a complete protein, which means it has all the essential amino acids, it has high digestibility, and a mild taste.
The isolate version we use does not contain casein or lactose, which are the components of milk that some people are allergic to. Very few individuals are sensitive to whey protein isolate.
After research, we eliminated soy as a possible protein base. Though it is a complete protein, it has an unpleasant, beany taste that must be masked. Second, and possibly more important, is that soy contains various enzymes that inhibit the digestion of proteins, fats, and carbohydrates. These anti-nutritional enzymes actively prevent you from getting nutrition. Soy protein is flexible in its texture and has a low cost, but the other attributes make it a poor choice for a general protein bar.
We researched using egg white, which is a widely available, complete protein and has a digestibility almost equal to whey protein. A major problem with egg white is that the sources of egg white protein process their powder in different ways. One batch might absorb a certain amount of water while another will absorb much less. It was this inconsistency that led us away from egg whites.
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This and the coconut are the best in my opinion!
Built Bar is the BEST!
I absolutely love Built Bars - my favorite flavor is Orange with Banana or Pumpkin Pie coming in a close second. I really love all the flavors and I especially love the texture of the bar, the taste is amazing, and how filling they are. I like to slice them and keep them in the refrigerator, too, and when I have a candy craving, I just eat a small slice of a bar and it satisfies that sweet tooth. They are so good!
We love all the built bars orange, peanut butter, lemon and strawberry are our favorites. We have used the customer service and the response was very quick. Thanks for a good protein bar.
mmm mmm GREAT! Awesome sweet snack and WW point friendly!
A staple of my day
It’s my breakfast every morning. Ensures I’m getting as much nutrients that I can without the fear od getting contaminated with nuts.