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No-Bake Fudge Brownies

November 12, 2013

This yummy treat is made with fruits, nuts and pure cacao, making it nutritious and delicious! Gather 10 Medjool dates, pits removed 1 cup raw walnut pieces (can use cashews) 1/2 cup cacao powder pinch sea salt 1 tablespoon cacao nibs 1 tablespoon goji berries Method Place nuts in a food processor and grind for a few seconds to form a coarse flour. While the machine is running, add dates, cacao powder and salt, processing until a moist, crumb-like dough…

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Açaí Berry Cacao (ABC) Truffles

October 17, 2013

These superfood berry chocolately truffles demand attention and appreciation. The inherent guilt-free richness of açaí and cacao announce decadence before a single bite is even consumed. I dare you to eat one in less than two bites! Gather 1/2 cup açaí powder 1 1/2 tablespoons coconut oil 2 tablespoons cacao powder 3/4 cup packed soft Medjool dates (about 7 or 8), pits removed 1 tablespoon raw smooth almond butter Dash of sea salt 2 tablespoons cacao nibs unsweetened shredded coconut (optional) Method Combine…

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Açaí Berry Cheesecake in a Cacao Walnut Crust

September 27, 2013

This is one beautifully decadent “cheesecake” to be made for truly special occasions. Loaded with antioxidants and superfood goodness, this naturally sweetened dessert is deeply indulgent without any of the guilt! Gather 1 1/2 cups raw cashews, soaked in water for 2 hours to soften, then drained 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice 2 tablespoons agave nectar (I use maple syrup) 1/2 cup coconut oil, melted 1/2 cup açaí powder 1 tablespoon lucuma powder 2/3 cup mashed bananas 1 tablespoon tahini…

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Raw Superfood Balls

February 20, 2013

These tasty little snacks are packed with nutrient-rich superfoods that keep you satisfied and energized when on-the-go! Gather 1/2 cup almond butter 1/2 cup chia seeds 1/2 cup unsweetened shredded coconut 1/4 cup organic raw cacao nibs or raw cacao powder 2 tablespoons hemp oil 2 tablespoons maca powder 1 tablespoon organic raw honey (sub maple syrup for vegan) 1 teaspoon cinnamon Pinch of Sea salt Method Throw all ingredients into a bowl and mix together thoroughly. Place in the…

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