Keto Tahini Chocolate Chip Bites
Updated on July 16, 2023
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- ½ cup tahini
- 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
- 2 – 4 Tablespoons powdered Lakanto (or low-glycemic sweetener of choice)
- ⅛ – ¼ teaspoon pink Himalayan/sea salt
- ½ cup almond flour
- ¼ cup stevia-sweetened chocolate chips (e.g., Lily’s brand)
- 1-2 scoops Organixx Clean Sourced Collagens powder
- 1-2 teaspoons coconut oil
- In a mixing bowl, stir together tahini, vanilla, Lakanto, salt, and collagens powder. Stir in almond flour and fold in chocolate chips.
- Taste to see if more sweetener is needed. If dough is too thick, add in coconut oil 1 teaspoon at a time. If too thick, add in additional almond flour 1 tablespoon at a time.
- Once dough is to your liking, measure out around 1 1/2 tablespoons of dough and roll into a ball. Place in storage container lined with parchment paper. Repeat with remaining dough.
- Store bites in refrigerator or freezer and enjoy as desired.
Makes 12 bites: Per bite (based on using Organixx Clean Sourced Collagens powder):
Total Fat: 9.75g
Total Carbohydrate: 11.25g
Dietary Fiber: 4g
Almond flour is a gluten-free flour made by grinding almonds after the skin has been removed. It’s softer and finer than almond meal which is made by grinding almonds with the skin left on.
A 2012 Swedish clinical study involving over 37,000 men found that “high chocolate consumption was associated with a lower risk of stroke.”
Coconut oil provides a boost of healthy fat that can energize and satiate.It is a strong antiviral, anti-inflammatory, and antibacterial food.
Lakanto is a zero-glycemic, zero-calorie blend of monk fruit and erythritol that makes an excellent sugar substitute for low-carb recipes.
With the Organixx Clean Sourced Collagens in this recipe, you not only get 5 different types of collagen, but also camu camu, acerola cherry, horsetail extract (silica), and zinc gluconate to help ensure your body can actually USE the collagen you’re taking.
Pure vanilla extract is made by soaking the pods of the vanilla plant in alcohol to “extract” the flavor.
Tahini is made by grinding up sesame seeds. Similar to nut butters, it is a calorically dense food that is rich in minerals. Each tablespoon of tahini contains 3g protein, 3g carbs, 2g fiber, and 8g fat.