By our estimation, 1 in 4 bars contain chocolate. Even with tons of innovation in bars with new savory, spiced and fruit-forward combinations, chocolate is the most beloved of flavors.
This is good news for those of us with sweet teeth because bars can often contain more nutrients - like protein from nuts or seeds, for example - and have less sugar than traditional chocolate treats. Brownies, in particular, are begging for a bar match since they are already in bar form.
Here are a handful of brownie replacement friendly bars for your faux-dessert eating pleasure.