Cocoa is a major agriculture product of Malaysia but most of us just know how to consume the end product, chocolate. If you’re a Malaysian chocoholic then this is the article for you. The endless options when it comes to chocolate choices on the market can make it had to make a purchasing decision. So to help you sift through the tastiest from the mediocre we’ve listed our top ten picks of the best milk chocolates on the Malaysian market today.
Best with almonds
Price from RM12.99
If you love the combination of roasted almonds and rich milk chocolate, then Whittaker’s Fresh Roasted Almond Gold Bar is for you. Packed full with fresh and crunchy almonds that is encased in rich milk chocolate, this is truly a sinful treat, but one that you will enjoy with great pleasure.
Chocolate connoisseurs would be pleased to know that Magnum’s signature milk chocolate is made from more than 50% of pure cocoa. The cacao beans are roasted whole in their shells to retain the intensity of flavours and deliver an experience that is truly indulgent.
This chocolate is as Malaysian as they come. A common childhood treat among many of us, this chocolate combines milk chocolate with malt and crisped rice cereal for a taste that is unique and addictive. Manufactured by Malaysia’s own Network Foods Sdn. Bhd since the 70s, this chocolate’s winning formula has remained unchanged through the years and still brings a wide grin with every bite.
Those on the Keto diet or living with diabetes need not be disappointed or deprived of chocolate. The Spanish Valor Milk Chocolate is free from sugar and sweetened with stevia and maltitol instead. It is lower in calories (160 calories per 33g) and imported straight from Spain!
There’s no denying that Cadbury’s signature Milk Chocolate is what most of us think of when we envision “chocolate”. Well-loved among Malaysians, it is known for its creamy texture and rich taste. A mouthful is all it’ll take to understand why most Malaysians associate it as being good quality chocolate!
Cadbury’s Baking Milk Chocolate was created to be easily melted down for baking purposes. It uses real cocoa solids to ensure that you get an intensely smooth and chocolatey texture, with all the richness that Cadbury’s chocolates are known for. Perfect for dipping and making ganache, coat your treats in this for a Heavenly delight!
Best with caramel and sea salt
Price from RM35.00
Indulge in the sweet, salty and crunchy taste of Godiva’s salted caramel milk chocolate bar. With the smoothness of creamy Belgian chocolate mixed with caramelized toffee and a hint of sea salt, this is the perfect blend to tantalise your tastebuds.
If you intend to whip up some special chocolate treats, there’s no better way to go than Van Houten’s Milk Chocolate compound bar which is rich and flavorful. Easy to melt to a smooth consistency, it is especially great to use in baking recipes.
Everyone knows about M&M’s colorful milk chocolate buttons. But did you know that they also make milk chocolate bars? Great for those who want a more substantial mouthful of M&M’s trademark chocolate, these bars come with a variety of fillings including crispy almond, fruit, mint and strawberry. Gift your loved one what they’d like the most; or better yet, gift them every variety available!
Chocolate doesn’t necessarily need to be unhealthy. This tasty snack from Chocotainer is filled with an assortment of nuts and seeds including peanuts, almonds and sunflower seeds, and bound in dark milk chocolate. Shaped into easy-to-carry bars, it’s the perfect power snack to take with you on your workouts!
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