I know what you're thinking. These sound too good to be true, right? They’re peanut buttery, chocolatey, fudgey and oh-so-delicious. AND you probably already have all the ingredients anyway! These take a maximum of ten minutes and are a wholesome, high-protein, secretly-good-for-you treat that the entire family will love.
Our Vegan protein powder is perfect for this recipe as PERORM has the complete blend of plant protein, BCAAs, turmeric and digestive enzymes which makes this tasty protein powder amazing in recipes.
All that's standing in your way is six ingredients and about 600 seconds (excluding setting time.) Ready? GO!
PEANUT BUTTER COOKIE DOUGH CHOCOLATE FUDGE SLICES
INGREDIENTS (for 12 squares):
- 375g smooth peanut butter
- 100ml maple syrup
- 40g coconut flour
- 1 scoop Salted Maca Caramel PERFORM
- 200g vegan dark chocolate
- 80g cacao nibs
1) In a large bowl, whisk 250g of the peanut butter with the maple syrup until smooth. (If the peanut butter you are using is very stiff, you could heat it gently it for 10 seconds first to soften it).
2) Add the coconut flour and protein powder to the mixture and fold well until smooth and well combined.
3) Stir in the cacao nibs, press the mixture into a baking tray and set aside.
4) To make the top layer, gently melt the dark chocolate with the remaining peanut butter and stir gently until the mixture is smooth.
5) Pour the chocolate peanut butter layer on top of the first layer, and allow to set in the fridge or freezer.
6) Remove when firm and cut into squares!
Love desserts, especially healthy ones? Try our Vegan Coffee Cookie Dough Protein Bars recipe for an extra high protein kick!
Recipe originally made by Charlotte Roberts!