Another Reason to Love Chocolate: Link to Lower Risk of AFib
Time to stock up on the sweet stuff? Not so fast
Raw cacao is one of the richest naturally occurring sources of antioxidants!
This pudding is packed with health-promoting chia seeds, almond milk, cinnamon, cocoa, coconut flakes and dried fruit. It’s the perfect chocolate treat.
½ cup Chia seeds
1 cup vanilla almond milk, unsweetened
1 cup 2% milk (may use all almond for non-dairy option)
1½ tablespoons honey
1 tablespoon cocoa powder, unsweetened
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 tablespoons coconut flakes, unsweetened
2 tablespoons dried tart cherries, or other unsweetened dried fruit
Note: For a smoother texture, blend pudding in a high power blender before refrigerating. Be sure to blend well to avoid a gritty texture.
Makes 6 servings
Each 1/2 cup serving contains:
Total fat 7g
Saturated fat 2g
Trans fat 0g
Total carbohydrate 16g