nutty orange cacao bites

nutty orange cacao bites

ingredients

  • 1 bar of creamed coconut (like this one), chopped up

  • 2 tablespoons coconut oil

  • 3 tablespoons of honey (or maple syrup)

  • 4 tablespoons of almond butter

  • 4 tablespoons cacao powder

  • the rind of 1 orange

  • 100g nibbed cacao block, grated (so that’s 1 bar in the 300g block)

  • 1 handful chopped walnuts

  • 1 cup of desiccated coconut + more for topping

  • 2 tablespoons cacao nibs (or cacao nibbles)

method

  1. Slowly melt the creamed coconut in a pot

  2. Add coconut oil + grated nibbed cacao block

  3. When melted add honey + almond butter + orange rind + chopped walnuts + cacao powder

  4. Add desiccated coconut

  5. Pour onto tray with greaseproof paper

  6. Cool in fridge to solidify

  7. Chop into bite size pieces when solid

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