A new image claims to show exactly what goes into your jar of Nutella – and it may shock you.
As a substitute of the standard chocolate-hazelnut unfold, this image reveals the well-known jar crammed with layers of the model’s 5 fundamental elements of their uncooked kind: palm oil, cocoa, hazelnuts, skimmed milk powder and sugar. Every layer is claimed to precisely characterize the proportion of every ingredient in a jar of Nutella – and shockingly, half the jar is crammed with white sugar.
The image went viral on social media this week, circulating on Reddit the place it was upvoted 28,700 occasions. It follows the current Nutella most cancers scare, which arose after a report by the European Meals Security Authority (EFSA) declared palm oil to be extra carcinogenic than some other oil. However Nutella has since denied its unfold poses a most cancers threat, saying the palm oil it makes use of is of top quality and is suitable for eating.