Raw Vegan Almond Joy: A Coco-Nutty Delight!

For those times you’re feeling nutty – A chewy, sweet snack with a little crunch! This recipe combines sweet coconut filling, topped with an almond, and coated in dark chocolate. Yum!

Eat it as a dessert, snack, or (my favorite!) breakfast.

Embrace the nutty side of life and go for a delicious (and nutritious) coco-nutty snack!


Almond Joy

A Coco-Nutty Delight

5 Ingredients                    14 Servings                    30 Minutes Total

Ingredients for the Coconut Center:

Instructions for Coconut Center:

  1. Place coconut shreds, honey, coconut oil and salt into a mixing bowl
  2. Microwave for 30 seconds-1 minute
  3. Stir to fully combine ingredients
  4. Drop one almond into each segment of an ice tray
  5. Sprinkle coconut mixture onto the ice tray, pressing the mixture into the individual segments
  6. Place in the freezer for 30 minutes – 1 hour (or leave it overnight)

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Ingredients for Chocolate Coating:

  • 1/2 cup coconut oil
  • 1/3 cup honey
  • 1/4 cup cacao powder
  • 2 pinches sea salt

Instructions for Coating the Almond Joys:

  1. Place coconut oil (melted), honey, cacao powder and sea salt into a blender. Blend for 15-30 seconds or until combined. Pour into a bowl and set aside
  2. Take the ice tray filled with almond/ coconut mixture out of the freezer, popping out the individual pieces using a butter knife
  3. Place a piece of wax paper on a plate or baking sheet
  4. Dip the individually frozen almond/ coconut pieces into the chocolate sauce and place onto the wax paper
  5. Once all the almond/coconut pieces are covered, place into the freezer for 15 minutes
  6. Store in an airtight container in the freezer or refrigerator
  7. Enjoy!

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These Almond Joys last for months in the freezer and can be taken out and ready to eat in 15-30 minutes. If stored in the refrigerator they will last 2 to 3 weeks.



Author: Caitlin Hegwood

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