Category Archives: chocolate

Banana Oat “Monster” Cookies

Ingredients: 3 very ripe bananas (the browner, the better) 1/3 cup (90 g) applesauce 2 cups (160 g) oats, uncooked 1/4 cup almond milk* 1/4 cup (40 g) raisins 2 Tblsp (28 g) dark chocolate mini chips 1 tsp vanilla … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chia Pudding

Ingredients: 1 cup vanilla unsweetened almond milk, chilled* 3 Tablespoons (45 g/1.5 oz) chia seeds 1 Tablespoon vanilla extract 2 Tablespoons (10 g) cocoa powder 1 Tablespoon agave nectar 2 packets Splenda (or other no-calorie sweetener of your choice)* Instructions: … Continue reading

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Chocolate Muffin Tops

Ingredients: 1 ¾ cup (210 g) whole wheat flour ¾ cup (60 g) unsweetened cocoa powder 1 cup (200 g) sugar ½ tsp cream of tartar 1 ½ tsp baking powder 1 ½ tsp baking soda ¼ tsp salt ¼ … Continue reading

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C5 Biscotti (Cranberry Cherry Cashew Chocolate Chunk)

Ingredients: ½ c (1 stick) unsalted margarine, at room temperature ¾ cup (5 oz) granulated (white) sugar ½ cup egg beaters 1 tsp almond extract 2 tsp baking powder ¼ tsp salt 1 ½ cups (7.5 oz) unbleached all purpose … Continue reading

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Non-Existent No Bake Cookies

This week I attempted to make a healthier version of the classic chocolate-oatmeal-peanutbutter no-bake cookie.  However, each version I tried just wasn’t very good.  The first batch was horrifically bitter, and the second batch had a very funky artificial taste … Continue reading

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Individual Chocolate Cheesecakes

Ingredients: 1 oz semi-sweet chocolate chips 2 oz light cream cheese 1/2 cup (40 g) thawed light whipped topping 2-3 cookies of your choice Instructions: Put the chocolate chips in a microwave safe bowl, then microwave for 30 seconds.  Smoosh … Continue reading

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