Super Sexy Chia Chocolate Cups


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This recipe is dedicated to my dear friend and yoga buddy, Peg! 
She is uplifting, inspiring, exciting, and full of surprises….just like these exotic treats!

Step 1:

Place the following ingredients in a high-speed blender:
•    1 cup maple syrup
•    1 cup raw cacao
•    1 tablespoon spicy hot choc mix ( DAGOBA  brand, Xocolatl flavor) – will be ok if you do  not have.  Just add a pinch of cayenne and a bit more cocao as a substitute.
•    ½ tablespoon orange spice hot coco mix ( Greens and Black’s brand, Maya gold flavor) – optional.  You can use ¼ teaspoon of orange rind if you want to orange flavor.
•    ½ cup melted coconut oil
•    ½ teaspoon vanilla extract
•    ½ teaspoon Himalayan Salt
•    ½ – 1 teaspoon Cinnamon

Step 2:

•    Blend until smooth

Step 3:

•    Add:  ½ cup chia seeds, ½ cup shredded coconut, and ½ – 1 chopped almonds or nut of choice.  Add or delete any of these ingredients.  Chopped dried cherries, goji berries, or raisons are a nice additions as well.  Get creative and have fun!

Pour in mini muffin tins lined with wax paper or fitted paper lining

Refrigerate until firm.

By:  Katy Joy Freeman
Copyright 2010