Coconut Almond Butter Cups

Coconut Almond Butter Cups

Coconut Almond Butter Cups that are ticking all the boxes…. Raw, vegan, dairy free, refined sugar free, gluten free, and good fats. Oh and very tasty.

Serves 8

Ingredients:

    For the base

    • 3/4 cup raw almonds, ground into a meal
    • 1/4 cup coconut flour, ground into a flour via coconutmagic.com.au
    • 3 tablespoons nut butter
    • 1.5 tablespoons coconut oil via coconutmagic.com.au
    • 1.5 tablespoons coconut nectar via coconutmagic.com.au
    • 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
    • 1/4 teaspoon pure vanilla extract

    For the topping:

    • 3 tablespoons coconut oil
    • 3 tablespoons coconut nectar
    • 3 tablespoons cacao powder via powersuperfood.com.au

    Instructions:

    1. Add almonds and coconut flour into a high-speed blender and blend on high until a flour forms.
    2. In a large bowl add the nut butter, coconut oil, coconut nectar, cinnamon, vanilla, and flour ingredients. Stir until thoroughly combined.
    3. Spray a silicone muffin holder and portion the dough into each muffin cup and press down until even and smooth. Place in the freeze for 10min.
    4. To make the chocolate sauce: Whisk together the coconut oil, nectar and cacao powder until no clumps remain. Spoon the sauce over top each of the cups, distributing evenly.
    5. Garnish cups with shredded coconut.
    6. Place in the freezer in a flat area for 30-45 minutes, until firm.