What Is A Zagnut Bar?

Today we will discuss a classic candy that may be unfamiliar to some of you: the Zagnut Bar!

What Is A Zagnut Bar?

Zagnut is a peanut butter and toasted coconut-based candy bar. The centre is made of peanut butter which is covered in an outer layer of coconut.

What Are Zagnut Bars Made Of? 

Zagnut candy bars are made from a combination of sugar, corn syrup, peanuts, toasted coconut, molasses among other ingredients.

The full list of ingredients, are as follows:

Ingredients: Sugar, Corn Syrup, Peanuts, Toasted Coconut, Molasses, Partially Hydrogenated Palm Kernel and Palm Oil, Salt, Vegetable Oil (Cocoa Butter, Palm, Shea, Sunflower and/or Safflower Oil), Cocoa, Chocolate, Emulsifier (Soy Lecithin), Milk, Lactose (from Milk), Whey (from Milk), Milk Fat, Nonfat Milk, Artificial Flavour, Antioxidant (E319), Colour (E110), Cocoa Butter, Emulsifiers (E476, E492).

It’s important to note that Zagnut Bars are chocolate-free.

What Do Zagnut Bars Taste Like?

If you’re a peanut butter and coconut fan, then you’ll love the taste of a Zagnut Bar. The peanut butter provides a rich, nutty flavor, while the toasted coconut adds a hint of sweetness and texture. The crispy center adds a satisfying crunch, making the candy bar even more enjoyable. 

It’s a unique flavor you won’t find in other candy bars, so it’s worth giving Zagnut Bars a try.

Who Makes Zagnut Bars? 

Zagnut Bars are made by The Hershey Company, one of the world’s largest candy manufacturers.

Hershey’s is known for creating iconic candy bars like: Hershey’s Milk Chocolate Bar, Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups, and Kit Kat Bars. 

While Zagnut Bars may not be as well-known as some of these other candy bars, they’re still a classic (launched in 1930) that are still being made, and worth trying.


If you’re looking for a tasty candy bar that’s slightly different from the norm, then you should try Zagnut Bars. 

With their unique combination of peanut butter and toasted coconut, they’re a candy bar sure to satisfy your sweet tooth. 

So why not pick one up the next time you’re at the candy store and see what all the fuss is about? 

Trust me, your taste buds will thank you!

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