Chocolate Treats YUM!

IMG_2882-630x450

Here’s a recipe for a lovely little treat, particularly good when you feel like something you really shouldn’t be having, this will satisfy your craving, without nasty ingredients.

It is also:

Dairy free, gluten free, egg free, can be nut free, vegan, sugar free, but definitely not taste free!

12 dates diced finely

¼- ½ cup coconut oil

3-4 tbsp raw cacao powder

Small handful goji berries

¼- ½ cup Puffed millet/quinoa

1 tbsp dried fruit of choice (blueberries, cranberries, diced apricots, etc)

1 tbsp coconut palm sugar

¼ cup desiccated coconut

2 tbsp chopped macadamia nuts

2 tbsp sunflower seeds

1 tbsp chopped pepitas

1 tbsp hemp seeds

1 dsp chia seeds

 

Directions:

1. Mix all ingredients in a bowl except for coconut oil and cacao powder

2. Melt coconut oil and combine with cacao powder

3. Slowly add cacao mix into fruit and nut mix and stir well

4. Press mix into a dish or container lined with baking paper to make it around 3-5cm high. Press it in flat and sprinkle with desiccated coconut

5. Place in fridge or freezer to harden

6. Once hard, cut into 3-5cm squares and keep in the fridge or freezer to keep firm

 

Any mix of different nuts and seeds can be used to your liking.

Delicious!

3 thoughts on “Chocolate Treats YUM!

  • October 1, 2015 at 12:41 pm
    Permalink

    Hello, I was wondering if you have any thermomix instructions for this recipe please. I’d love to try it. Thanks

    Reply
  • October 2, 2015 at 2:02 am
    Permalink

    Hi there. Do you have thermomix instructions for this recipe please. I’d love to try it in my machine. Thanks

    Reply
    • October 3, 2015 at 11:42 am
      Permalink

      Hi Vaneeta,
      I haven’t actually made this one in my Thermomix. I did this recipe waaayyy before I had one, but I will try it out and convert it and post up the Thermie instructions for you 🙂

      Reply

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Visit Us On TwitterVisit Us On FacebookVisit Us On Google PlusVisit Us On Linkedin