I love chocolate and I am so thankful there are sweeteners available so I don’t have to give it up.
Even when I’m in the middle of changing my diet I can still enjoy my skinny chocolate because it’s made from good-for-you coconut oil. And I’ve been discovering some fabulous ways to use my basic healthy chocolate recipe for even more chocolatey goodness.
Trim Healthy Mama Skinny Chocolate
Skinny Chocolate is a fabulous Trim Healthy Mama staple. It’s a great treat that features coconut oil as the base, making it very healthy for you. And, by using a healthy sugar alternative, you won’t get the insulin rush that a regular sugary treat would create.
Over the past few years, I’ve found lots of great ways to use skinny chocolate to make wonderful, decadent desserts. I’ve also found some other great recipes around the internet using variations of this fabulous Trim Healthy Mama treat.
My Favorite Skinny Chocolate Recipes
Skinny chocolate is such a versatile ingredient and I’ve discovered many ways to use this fabulous recipe. These are my favourite Trim Healthy Mama skinny chocolate recipes:
Easy Dark Chocolate
This is by far the easiest and most easiest recipe on the list, though none of them are complicated. The easy dark chocolate recipe is the base recipe which really gives you the starting off point for creating a number of others.
The easy dark chocolate is easy to make, simple to put together and can be enjoyed in a matter on minutes. I love this recipe as I use it to create many more flavours of chocolate such as salted caramel, fruit & nut and many more.
Skinny Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups
Something I always love eating together is peanut butter and chocolate! It is so tasty and works so well together but buying store bought items come with so much added sugar so I decided to use the easy dark chocolate recipe to create my own peanut butter cups.
The process is simple and easy to follow and just a couple of extra ingredients are needed. You can pretty much make up the peanut butter cups as large or as small as you like and in any type of muffin tray you have available.
Trim Healthy Mama No Bake Skinny Chocolate Custard
Who doesn’t love chocolate custard?
This simple and delicious recipe combines all the goodness and flavour of chocolate and custard but with a healthy twist so you can enjoy it and not have to worry about the consequences later on.
You can then go on to use this recipe to create a number of delicious desserts to suit any occasion and mood.
Skinny Chocolate Truffles
Truffles just scream decadense right?!
These are perfect for making for a sophisticated party, celebration or holiday treat as they are simple to put together and present to yourself or your guests.
You can even tweak the recipe to create a different flavour, add in another ingredient to try different tastes for different holidays.
Skinny Chocolate Frosting
Everyone needs a delicious frosting to put on top of their cupcakes right?!
If you love baking and cupcakes are your ‘go to’ dessert look at making this tasty skinny chocolate frosting to top them with for an extra level of flavour and goodness.
7 More Skinny Chocolate Recipes
I’m not the only one who’s learned how versatile skinny chocolate can be!
Check out these other fabulous ways to use coconut oil, cocoa powder, and your favourite healthy sweetener:
1. Skinny Chocolate – 3 Ways
This recipe is perfect if like many others you aren’t a huge fan of dark chocolate but you still want to have a trim healthy option for a indulgent chocolate snack.
Each recipe comes with a new exciting flavour that is bound to suit any tastebud. They are all super easy to make and fun to do too, so making sweet treats doesn’t feel like a chore.
2. Skinny Meringue Chocolate Bites
These delectable skinny meringue chocolate bites are perfect for those looking to expand from plain chocolate into something indulgent but just as good for them.
These are super fun to make and super simple, even the meringue is easy to do and the instructions are easy to follow.
4. Magic Skinny Chocolate Nut Clusters
This is a really simple recipe that we love to make when we’re craving a sweet hit but don’t particularly want to go to too much effort.
The recipe involved making a simple chocolate coating for the outside of the nuts and then coating them. After the nuts have been coated in the chocolate mixture, they must be frozen for a short while to ensure they don’t melt in your hand and stay delightfully crispy when you’re eating them.
We love this recipe because it’s so delicious and extremely easy – it means that you can make a fair share of lovely nutty snacks for your kitchen in no time at all.
5. Cookies & Cream Skinny Chocolate
This is a great way to make a stunning snack that will satisfy your chocolate craving while also keeping low on calories.
The recipe involves first making a chocolate mix out of coconut oil, vanilla, protein powder, and cream cheese. Once that’s made, tasted, and seasoned with a little salt, it can be added to an ice cube tray.
Once it’s in the ice cube tray, you can freeze the bar to make some wonderful little bits of excellence sure to satisfy even the most extreme chocolate craving.
6. Salted Caramel Skinny Chocolate
Flavour chocolates can be just as delicious as the original and I often reach for the flavour chocolates as they always taste so good.
As we liek to change up what style of chocolate we eat this Salted Caramel Chocolate recipe is perfect for anyone looking to try something new.
The recipe is easy to follow and simple to make and you can have delicious chocolate in minutes, the best part is that it feels like it came from the finest chocolatiers in the world.
7. Skinny Chocolate Fudge
his recipe is perfect for someone who loves chocolate that’s packed with all sorts of trimmings, from nuts to coconut. It also makes use of a number of ingredients that are perfect for making a snack that’s extremely fudgy and decadent for anyone who might love such a thing.
Actually making the skinny chocolate fudge is a fairly simple affair. It simply involves mixing together all of your ingredients and reducing the size of some of them along the way.
For example, coconut oil is typically a solid that comes in a jar, though it must be melted before it can be used in this recipe. When all of the ingredients in the recipe are thoroughly combined until smooth, the mixture must be frozen until it is hard.
Once properly set, it can be chopped into pieces and stored in airtight containers in the freezer, ready for a sweet treat at any time.
Do you have a favorite skinny chocolate treat? Leave me a comment and tell me about it!