Cocoa Mint Fudge Bite


What's the next best thing to a protein bar? Protein bites, of course! Check out these mouthwatering Cocoa Mint fudge bites... chocolate fix fixed! Creation courtesy of the amazing @corinanielsen (more at http://corinanielsen.com/livefit/)!

Ingredients (Makes 20 Bites):

15oz black beans (no salt added)

1 scoop PEScience Chocolate protein (30% coupon code below)

1/4 cup cacao powder

1/4 cup unsweetened flaked coconut

1 pinch salt

3 heaped tablespoons BuffBake Cookie Almond Butter (or any almond butter)

1/4 cup Mint Brownie MuscleEgg egg whites

60 drops Double Chocolate Sweet Leaf stevia drops ((or 2 tbsp sweetener of choice))

1/8 teaspoon mint extract

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1 heaped tablespoon Enjoy Life Mini Chocolate Chips (** TOPPING **)

1/2 Cocoa Mint Squarebar (chopped into small pieces) (** TOPPING **)


Recipe:

1) Drain and rinse beans thoroughly.

2) Place all ingredients in a large food processor (EXCEPT chocolate chips and chopped Squarebar). Blend until very smooth.

3) Pour dough onto a piece parchment paper (at least 10x10 in size). Shape into a square, rectangle, or you can also roll into balls. Dough will be sticky!

4) Top with chocolate chips and chopped SquareBars. Press into dough to ensure they stick.

5) Freeze for 1-2 hours or refrigerate 3-4 hours until set. Cut, eat, and store leftovers in fridge.



3.26.2015 | Square Kitchen