Chocolate is the ultimate comfort food, a guilty pleasure, and the good news is that the right kind of chocolate can actually be good for you…
125g ground almonds
1 tbsp ground flaxseeds
10 Medjool dates with stones removed (normal dates are fine, but Medjool are nicer)
100g unsweetened dried cherries
60g melted coconut oil
60g raw cacao
2 tbsp maca powder
2 tbsp sour cherry juice concentrate (like Cherry Active)
1/2 tsp almond extract
Unsweetened shredded/ desiccated coconut
1. Blitz the cherries and dates in a food processor until finely chopped.
2. Add the rest of the ingredients and continue to blitz until it starts to form a dough.
3. Roll into small balls and coat with shredded coconut.
4. Freeze to firm up.