Feeling Motivated (New Years Special): Chocolate Avocado Cheesecakes

Feeling motivated? The new year always makes me super motivated to pursue new goals and aspirations. Since one of my biggest goals this year is to lead a healthier lifestyle, let me share with you a way to make a scrumptious chocolate cheesecake using avocadoes! This means no dairy, no sugar, no gluten and low carbs. So no guilt, but with all of the flavour. A perfect way to start a motivated new year!

Ingredients

For base
Mixed unsalted nuts 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Coconut oil 3 Tablespoon
Pitted dates 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) , chopped
For filling
Ripe avocado 2 Medium , cubed
Cocoa powder 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Maple syrup/Honey 1 Cup (16 tbs) (1/2
Coconut cream 5 Tablespoon (3
Balsamic vinegar 1/2 Teaspoon
Salt 1 Pinch
Cinnamon powder 1 Pinch
For topping
Coconut flakes 2 Tablespoon

Directions

MAKING

1. For the base – in a food processor, add in the dates, coconut oil and nuts. Blend until coarse and set aside.

2. For filling – in a food processor, add in all the ingredients and blend until smooth.

SERVING

3. In a serving glass, place the base and top with the filling. Top with coconut and serve.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Servings: 10

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 378Calories from Fat 238

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 27 g41.5%

Saturated Fat 10 g50%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 44 mg1.83%

Total Carbohydrates 36 g12%

Dietary Fiber 9 g36%

Sugars 17 g

Protein 8 g16%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet