CHICAGO, Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wild Ophelia is introducing its new All-Natural Peppermint Bark Dark Chocolate Bar for the holiday season which features Cascade Pacific Essential Oils' premium natural peppermint oil.
Wild Ophelia® connects the American farmers' movement with chocolate. Wild Ophelia sources all-natural, often organic ingredients from esteemed farms and artisans throughout the USA, including natural peppermint oil from Cascade Pacific Essential Oils. This premium aromatic peppermint oil from near the Cascade Mountains in Washington State and Oregon yields the highest quality natural peppermint leaves in the world and provides a tangy and cooling flavor. It has been carefully blended with dark chocolate to create a refreshing palate in each bite of Wild Ophelia Peppermint Bark Bar.
Wild Ophelia's All-Natural Peppermint Bark Dark Chocolate Bar and other Wild Ophelia chocolate products are available at Target, Walgreens, Whole Foods, Wegmans and HEB markets.
About Wild Ophelia
Wild Ophelia is a uniquely American brand featuring all-natural and often organic ingredients sourced from small farms and food artisans with a strong female focus. She is the symbol of a free-spirited entrepreneur, a positive influence and role model. These new chocolate bars tell an American story, and bridge the divide between the local, American farmers' movement and chocolate. Wild Ophelia supports farmers and artisans whose processes can ultimately help even our most fragile contributors, our honeybees. In addition, discerning palates demand healthy alternatives to the sea of artificial flavors and ingredients in traditional chocolate. It is Wild Ophelia's mission to educate this new generation of chocolate explorers who want more local, better food options. Wild Ophelia believes this new type of chocolate with American roots should be accessible to all and provides the opportunity for everyone to enjoy good ol' American flavors in a different way.
About Cascade Pacific Essential Oils
Cascade Pacific Essential Oils is a vertically integrated and family-owned mint (peppermint and spearmint) growing and production operation in Pacific Northwest. Cascade Pacific Essential Oils grows its mint in the fertile valleys near the Cascade Mountains of the Pacific Northwest, with pure water fed by mountain glaciers, and fresh, moist air from the Pacific Ocean. The rich volcanic soil and perfect climate conditions along the east slopes of the Cascade Mountains provide the optimum mix of essential nutrients and the best environment for growing some of the highest quality peppermint and spearmint in the world. As a result, Cascade Pacific's mint oils are pure and natural, and have a smooth flavor that is crisp and cool.
SOURCE Wild Ophelia and Cascade Pacific Essential Oils