Chocolate Coconut Cashew Butter
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Recipe type: Entree
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Serves: 8
 
Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, Soy-Free, Refined Sugar-Free
Ingredients
  • 2 cups raw cashews
  • 4 tsp. organic coconut oil
  • 3 Tbsp. unsweetened coconut flakes
  • 2 Tbsp. pure maple syrup or honey
  • 1½ Tbsp. cocoa powder or cacao powder
  • pinch sea salt
Instructions
  1. Puree cashews in a food processor until smooth. Once smooth, while the motor is still running, slowly add in coconut oil. Puree until combined. Add more oil if you'd like a thinner consistency.
  2. Turn off food processor and add in coconut flakes, maple syrup/honey, cocoa powder and sea salt. Puree again until well combined.
  3. Transfer to a sealed container and store in the fridge for up to 7-10 days.
  4. Serve atop bananas, apples, gluten-free crackers and tortillas!
Notes
Serving Size: 1 ~ Calories: 249 ~ Fat: 18 ~ Protein: 6 ~ Carb:17g ~ Fiber: 2g ~ Sugar: 7g ~ Sodium: 34mg
Recipe by Gluten Free Recipes - The Healthy Apple at http://thehealthyapple.com/2014/07/07/chocolate-coconut-cashew-butter/