Incredibly fresh tasting and oh so pretty, chocolate mint leaves make a natural, healthy and delicious dessert.I adore these chocolate mint leaves. They taste so fresh, and they look so pretty!I really like fresh mint. I usually use it to
I have many chocolate desserts on this blog because I consider dark chocolate as a healthy ingredient.
Dark chocolate contains flavanols, calcium, copper, iron, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium and zinc. If it's very dark, it has a minimal amount of sugar, and the fat in cocoa butter, stearic acid, is harmless.
These desserts are made with unsweetened cocoa powder or with dark chocolate. They contain a minimal amount of other wholesome ingredients.
Just as important, they are delicious! Smooth, creamy and rich, enjoy these desserts in moderation - a little goes a long way.
The best thing about rich, dark chocolate desserts is that a small amount really does satisfy you. With sugary candy bars, we all tend to overdo it, and it's very easy to overeat. This is not the case with dark chocolate desserts. It's probably a combination of these desserts having less sugar (so a lower insulin spike) and more fat (more satiating).
Please scroll down for my collection of delicious, healthy chocolate desserts.
Chocolate covered strawberries - a beautiful, elegant dessert that's also very healthy, and surprisingly easy to make.Considering it's such an elegant dessert, chocolate covered strawberries are surprisingly easy to make. They are easier, for
A rich, decadent dark chocolate mousse. Despite containing no cream, it is wonderfully smooth and fluffy.This delicious dark chocolate mousse contains no cream, yet it is amazingly rich and smooth. Its fluffy consistency is achieved by whipping
Creamy, decadent chocolate peanut butter fudge made with just four wholesome ingredients, no condensed milk and no added sugar. My friend J has an easy recipe for a chocolate peanut butter fudge. She calls it "Idiot Fudge," presumably because