Nutella is bandied about as a healthy alternative to peanut butter and other nut spreads that are out there. The best part? Nutella has chocolate in it, which makes it taste oh so good. Nutella is billed as a Hazelnut spread with cocoa. So, with that being said what are the ingredients in a jar of Nutella.
Good question. We’re about to get to that.
Your Jar Of Nutella Has The Following Ingredients In It
- Palm oil
- Skim milk powder
Which ingredient do you think is most abundant?
You’ll be surprised to learn which one it is. This picture below says it all.
SUGAR is the most abundant ingredient in Nutella. Followed by Palm Oil, Hazelnuts, Cocoa, and Skim Milk.
So, how is it that it’s advertised as a Hazelnut spread with cocoa.
It should read Sugar spread with cocoa.
Can you believe how much sugar is actually in a jar of Nutella?
I can tell you it has surprised me. That’s for sure.
A better alternative would be honey, which does come as advertised. Here is some good information on honey.
So, the next time you see or hear someone talk about Nutella you’re armed with the knowledge of what it’s all about.