15 Jan January 15, 2010

Guilt Free Chocolate Fudge

Lynn Hawks 1 Basics of Candy Making

One taste of this remarkable recipe and you will NOT believe the ingredients. Organic dates, Organic applesauce and coconut oil make this delicious fudge, dare we say, almost healthy!! A treat you can give your children and still be a “Good Parent”!

While this recipe does not contain processed sugar found in most candy recipes, it does contain natural occurring sugars from the dates and applesauce. If you are on a strick sugar free diet, please consult your dietitian before indulging in this treat.

RECIPE: Makes approximately 10 pieces.
Prep time: 15 minutes

1/2 Cup Cocoa Powder
3 Tablespoons Applesauce
5 Organic Medjool dates (soaked in water for 2 hours)
5 Tablespoons Melted Coconut oil
2 drops Stevia (TM) Sweetener to taste

In Cuisinart, (food processor), blend all wet ingredients thoroughly.  Make sure dates are pured and batch is lump free.  ADD cocoa powder and blend well. Scrape sides and bottom of bowl, stir well. Pour batch onto wax paper sheet or into bowl. Refrigerate for 3 hours.

Remove, cut into small 1 inch squares and serve. It’s very rich so small bites go a long way in satisfying your sweet tooth.

This fudge is Rich smooth and somewhat soft. Perfect for truffle centers or as sugar free ganache centers for molded chocolate bon-bons.

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One thought on “Guilt Free Chocolate Fudge

  1. mhawks says:

    How fun! I can’t wait to try this at home 😉 Love the site…

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