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Dark Chocolate No-bake Bites

RECIPES

Checkers - Jan 29th, 08:45

Gluten-free, dairy-free and guilt-free, these chocolate truffles are your answer to after dinner cravings. Plus, you can whip up a batch in 30 minutes. And, go!

Ingredients

200 g ripe avocado flesh
200 g pitted dates; roughly chopped
½ cup (125 ml) cocoa powder

25 g coconut oil
60 g dark chocolate; broken into pieces

60 g Padkos mixed nuts
1 cup (250 ml) desiccated coconut (for coating)

Method:

1. Place the avocado, dates, cocoa powder and coconut oil in a food processor and blend for 2 min. or until a smooth paste is formed. Transfer to a plastic container and set aside.
2. Place the dark chocolate and nuts in the food processor, and pulse into finely chopped pieces.
3. Combine the dark chocolate and nuts with the avocado mixture, cover with cling film and place in the freezer for 20 min. to firm up slightly.
4. Once the mixture is set (although it will still be quite soft), scoop teaspoonfuls of mixture and coat well in the desiccated coconut. Use two teaspoons to transfer the truffles to a tray.
5. Store truffles in the fridge until ready to serve.
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