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Sugar-Free S'mores? Coco Polo Stevia-Sweetened Chocolates Make Summer Sweets Deliciously Healthy

HIGHLAND PARK, N.J., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the summer season in full swing and many families planning their annual camping vacation before the school year starts, the demand for sweet, healthy treats and low or no-sugar, chocolate recipes is strong. Considering the rise in health conditions among Americans today, such as 29.1 million living with diabetes[1] and as many as 13 million children suffering from obesity[2], there is a growing need for healthier, sugar-free chocolate alternatives with which to craft our favorite summertime recipes such as s'mores.     

The answer for concerned parents is Coco Polo! Coco Polo (www.cocopolo.com) provides delicious, sugar-free chocolates without any of the health effects of regular candy. Infused with non-GMO Stevia, Coco Polo boasts superior sweetness and is made from all-natural ingredients, including Inulin, a prebiotic nutrient made from chicory.  Coco Polo Chocolates are not only rich and smooth, but they are gluten-free and dairy-free – perfect for those with health conditions or dietary restrictions. Coco Polo chocolates satisfy the chocolate craving of every vegan, diabetic, or person with Celiac disease. 

"As summer winds down and the start of school approaching, many parents look for low sugar, tasty recipes to treat their children to while camping or vacationing and are focusing on healthier ingredients to enhance their favorite baked goods" says Diane Yamate, co-founder of Coco Polo. "With the elimination of sugar and addition of Stevia, Coco Polo is the perfect chocolate to reduce the sugar content to your family's favorite s'mores squares."

Offered in amazing flavors like Toasted Coconut Chia and Almond, also made in both 70% Dark and 39% Milk, Coco Polo chocolates are ideal for anyone wanting chocolate sweetness without the negative effects of dairy, sugar or gluten.  Easy and convenient to purchase by bulk or individual bars through many online outlets or directly through the Coco Polo website (www.cocopolo.com), this is the right time to try any or all of Coco Polo's chocolates and taste the difference.

For more information regarding Coco Polo chocolates or for related inquiries, please contact Kevin Oaks of Christie Communications at (805) 969-3744 or by email at: [email protected]. Also, be sure to find Coco Polo on Facebook for upcoming promotions and new products.

[1] http://www.diabetes.org/diabetes-basics/statistics/

[2] http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/GettingHealthy/WeightManagement/Obesity

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