Healthy Chocolate Truffles are decadent, chocolaty and downright indulgent in a healthy kind of way.
Yes! Chocolate truffles can be healthy. They aren’t as healthy as a carrot, but they are much better for you than store-bought truffles. These truffles are made with healthier ingredients like coconut oil, maple syrup, almond flour and cocoa powder. Just take one bite and you will be hooked on these. They are rich, chocolatey and decadent.
Healthy Chocolate Truffles
The best part about these truffles is that they are super easy to make. Just toss the ingredients into a food processor, roll them into little balls and dip them in dark chocolate. They are gluten-free and vegan and only 101 calories each.
- ¼ cup solid coconut oil
- ¾ cup almond flour
- 3 tablespoons cacao powder
- 2 tablespoons maple syrup
- CHOCOLATE COATING
- 4 ounces of dark chocolate 70% melted with 1 teaspoon coconut oil
- Place coconut oil, almond flour, cocoa powder and syrup into a food processor and blend until everything has blended into a smooth dough
- roll dough into balls
- dip into melted chocolate and refrigerate
- *If the dough is too soft to roll place in refrigerator for 20 minutes.
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