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You've got to try this if you love chocolate!

Sunday, March 17, 2013

I tried a few new recipes this weekend and this is my favorite. I found it in my collection. It's easy to make and soooooooooo good!

Chocolate Avocado Shake

Makes 2 servings (but could actually be 3-4 since a serving is plenty)

I ripe avocado, halved and pitted
1 1/2 C vanilla almond milk or milk of your choice
3 Tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder (I used 2 Tbsp of dark chocolate cocoa)
3 Tbsp brown sugar or maple syrup, or to taste
2 Tbsp semisweet chocolate chips, melted or nondairy choc chips
1 Tbsp vanilla extract, or to taste
12 ice cubes

Scoop avocado into a blender; add milk, cocoa, brown sugar, or maple syrup, melted chocolate and vanilla. Pulse and puree until smooth. Add ice and puree until thick and frosty.

381 calories per serving (1 3/4 C)

I put half of this in the refridgerator and drank it later on after blending again.

Let me know if you try it and what you thought of it.
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TIME2BLOOM4ME 3/8/2014 9:26PM

    YUM. I like to use raw cacao powder for the chocolate and maple syrup. Try it sometimes. emoticon

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RELISA4HEALTH 2/21/2014 7:38PM

    Unfortunately , I can not have chocolate. I have made other shakes using avocado. I have a Nutra-Bullet that makes a lot of health drinks. For awhile my husband and I were making these .

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HABITATVITALITY 1/20/2014 8:12PM

    Oh gosh, that doesn't sound good, but I am sure it is DELICIOUS! LOL

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LACEYKYLE 12/30/2013 5:19PM

    I'm going to try this as soon as I get an avocado! Sounds yum!!!

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LOSTLIME 12/29/2013 11:58AM

    Sounds good! I will definitely try it! Thanks for sharing!

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IGNITEME101 12/29/2013 11:52AM

    LOVE CHOCOLATE AND AVOCADO! I look forward to trying this recipe!

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VBPARROTHEAD 9/18/2013 9:23PM

  Very interesting. I think that I will try it after I grocery shop again and have all of the ingredients.


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WERSPBUDDIES 3/25/2013 8:34PM

    YUMMY

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NANCYPAT1 3/18/2013 6:38AM

    Sounds yummy

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NYARAMULA 3/18/2013 1:44AM

    Love chocolate, will definitely try this.

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MNNICE 3/17/2013 10:07PM

    Would never have thought of putting chocolate with avocado, but I love both so may give it a try!

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MERRYMARY42 3/17/2013 8:34PM

    sounds interesting, I will copy it

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GAILRUU 3/17/2013 7:44PM

    That sounds really good.

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