Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.


  Team Forum
Living Low Carb (Atkins and other Plans)

A Guide to Posting in Your SparkTeam Forum

  FORUM:   Low Carb Recipes
TOPIC:   Candice's Low Carb Chocolate Almond Clusters 

Reply Create A New Topic Subscribe to this Discussion
Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.
Author: Message: Sorting Last Post on Top

GREEN-WILLOW's Photo SparkPoints: (542)
Fitness Minutes: (0)
Posts: 134
3/21/13 10:51 P

Send Private Message
Candice’s Low-Carb Chocolate Covered Almond Clusters

Super simple and basic, but yet so good.
Hope you enjoy!

Makes 21 servings (or 42 individual almond clusters)

10 oz raw almonds
1/2 cup unsalted butter
1/2 cup + 2 Tablespoon cocoa powder(I use dutch process)
15-20 drops liquid sweetener of your choice (I use EZ-Sweetz)

Preheat oven to 350F
Bake almonds on baking sheet in oven for 10-12 minutes.
In heat proof bowl, melt butter in microwave.
Add cocoa. Stir until smooth.
Add liquid sweetener and stir well. Adjust sweetness to your liking.
In large bowl, toss toasted almonds with the chocolate mixture. Spoon coated nuts onto a parchment lined baking sheet. I do 5 nuts per cluster. You will need to adjust nutritional information if you do more or less.
Should make approximately 42 clusters of 5 nuts each
Transfer to freezer to set, Store in airtight container in freezer.

Nutritional information per serving (2 almond clusters):
Energy 130 kcal
Carbohydrate, Total 4.54 g
Sugars, total 0.64 g
Fiber, total dietary 2.52 g
Protein 3.36 g
Total lipid (f at) 11.55 g
NET CARBS: 2.02 g

 Pounds lost: 37.4 

Page: 1 of (1)  
Report Innappropriate Post

Other Living Low Carb (Atkins and other Plans) Low Carb Recipes Posts

Thread URL:

Review our Community Guidelines