Christmas dessert is sorted! The perfect blend of chocolate, cherries and coconut that’s a great, healthy alternative to the original. Created by the lovely @emsswanston, these Black Forest Bounty Bars feature our Chocolate Swirl THRIVE plant protein and Collagen Beauty Elixir Powder for optimal hair, skin nails & gut health.
Makes 5 chunky bars or 10 bites
Here's what you'll need:
- 1/4 C almond butter
- 1/4 C desiccated coconut
- 1/4 C NH Chocolate Swirl THRIVE protein powder
- 2 Tbsp cacao
- 2 Tbsp maple syrup
- 2 Tbsp melted coconut oil
- 1 tsp instant coffee - regular oir decaf
- 1 tsp vanilla
- Pch salt
- 1 scoop of NH pure collagen powder - opt but great for hair, skin, nails & gut health
Cherry coconut filling
- 1 1/2 C desiccated coconut
- 3 Tbsp dried cherries (or cranberries)
- 1 Tbsp coconut oil
- 1/3 C dark choc
- 1/2 tsp instant coffee - regular or decaf
- 1 tsp coconut oil - opt
Here's how to make it:
- Mix base.
- Press to a lined loaf pan.
- Blend coconut, cherries & coconut oil til the cherries break down & it "sticks".
- Press on to base.
- Chill/freeze for 5-10.
- Drizzle w/ melted choc mix!
- Slice (I find it easiest to slice if you turn it upside down so the choc is on the cutting board).
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