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Keto Chocolate and Hazelnut Energy Treat
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Keto Hazelnut Energy Treat

You will love this simple Keto hazelnut energy treat recipe !! Delicious no-bake chocolate goodness, the perfect blend of sweet and savoury.
Course Dessert, Snack
Cuisine American
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Freezing time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 20 minutes
Servings 32
Calories 92kcal

Equipment

  • A non-stick pan or skillet
  • Spatula or spoon to mix
  • Silicon mould (or a parchment paper-lined dish)
  • Food processor or a pestle and mortar

Ingredients

  • 75 g hazelnuts
  • 1 cup coconut oil
  • ¼ cup almond butter (or peanut butter)
  • ¼ cup raw cacao powder
  • 15 g ground golden flax seeds
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ¼ cup sweetener of choice such as swerve or monk fruit sweetener
  • ¼ teaspoon pink himalayan salt

Instructions

  • Roast the hazelnuts slightly under medium heat to release their oils and make them more flavourful. Ground them coarsely using a food processor or a pestle and mortar, then set them aside to cool.
  • Meanwhile, mix all the other dry ingredients (swerve or your preferred choice of sweetener, ground golden flax-seeds, cacao powder and the pink Himalayan salt.
  • Melt the coconut oil and nut butter, stirring continuously until properly mixed with no chunks.
  • Gently mix the dry ingredients into the melted coconut-almond or peanut butter mixture.
  • Pour into a suitable silicon mold and freeze for at least one hour. Alternatively, spread the mixture on a parchment paper lined dish.
  • Once frozen, remove from the mold and store in an air-tight container in the freezer. If you used the lined dish, break it into desired pieces then store in it the fridge.

Notes

  • Stored in an air-tight container, the energy treats can be kept upto 6 months in the freezer.
  • This energy treat can also be enjoyed as a dessert, in the same way, one would enjoy a bar of chocolate or as a post-workout treat.

Nutrition

Serving: 32g | Calories: 92kcal | Carbohydrates: 1.8g | Fat: 9.5g | Sodium: 3mg | Fiber: 0.5g