We all need a sweet treat sometimes, right? 🙂 Coconut oil has great health benefits and it is a wonderful substitute for other oils in cooking and baking, plus it’s slightly sweet fragrance is unique and makes any dessert taste amazing. To inspire you to use our 100% raw, organic and virgin coconut oil, we decided to share some healthy desserts using coconut oil.
Raw Chocolate Mousse:
This chocolate mousse is 100% raw, sugar, dairy, gluten and egg free. To make it you only need a blender and five simple ingredients:
1 tbsp raw cacao powder
1 tsp Chi Coconut Oil
1 tsp raw honey
Dash of homemade almond milk
You just need to blend everything together, serve and decorate with your favorite toppings.
Who doesn’t love pancakes? 🙂 These ones are so healthy that you can have them both for dessert or breakfast. They are 100% vegan and free from all nasties.
For the base you just need to mix 1 banana, 1 tbsp coconut flour and a dash of almond milk. Whisk or blend all the ingredients together in a large bowl. Heat Chi Coconut Oil in a frying pan and ladle in one portion at a time. Cook for a couple of minutes on each side or until golden brown and serve with your favourite topping.
Healthy ‘Reese’ Chocolate-Nut Butter
We love this recipe from one of our favourite bloggers, Naturally Sassy. If you are a chocoholic you definitely need to give it a try.
120ml melted Chi Coconut Oil
3 tbsp agave/maple syrup
60g raw cacao powder
1 tsp of nut-butter of choice, per ‘Reese’ cup.
Add the melted coconut oil, agave and cacao powder to a bowl and mix until completely smooth.
Line a cupcake tray with mini cupcake moulds/ cases. Divide the mixture in half. With one half start by pouring 1 tbsp of the chocolate mix into the bottom of the cupcake moulds. Put in the fridge for 10 minutes to set.
Remove from fridge, and put one tsp of nut-butter spread in the middle of the chocolate, top with another tablespoon of chocolate/enough to cover.
Put back in the fridge and leave to set for another 10-15 minutes.
Enjoy with a glass of hot almond milk, for maximum pleasure!
You can find more healthy recipes from Naturally Sassy, here.
To make these, and many other healthy recipes, you can purchase our 100% organic, virgin coconut oil here now.
Hope you enjoy our recipes and good luck in the kitchen! 🙂