McCormick World of Flavors Chocolate Almond Bar
Place purchased: McCormick World of Flavors, Baltimore
Number of reviewers: 6
Appearance - 6.0
The McCormick World of Flavors Chocolate Almond bar is consists of 31% milk chocolate with small roasted almond pieces dispersed throughout the chocolate. The chocolate is a dull brown color and has a thin layer of bloom.
Flavor and Taste - 6.0
The almonds taste very oxidized, and the chocolate is sweet.
C: Kind of blah.
J: Creamy chocolate. Almond flavor is great.
L: Good chocolate, slightly oxidized.
S: Strong nutty flavor.
Texture - 5.5
The chocolate is crunchy. It is difficult to distinguish the crunch of the almonds from the crunchy chocolate.
C: Crunchy, brittle.
J: Nice contrast between creamy chocolate and almond pieces.
S: Brittle chocolate.
Aftertaste - 5.8
The flavor of the milk chocolate dominates the aftertaste.
J: Lingering almond flavor is dry and persistent.
I was unimpressed by this chocolate bar. The almonds were oxidized, and the chocolate was too dry and crunchy.