A close up of chocolate avocado truffles in paper cases
Delicious Chocolate Avocado Truffles {Paleo, Vegan}
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
2 hrs 15 mins
 
Looking for a healthy sweet treat? Try these deliciously decadent Chocolate Avocado Truffles recipe. They're Paleo, gluten free and vegan.
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: homemade chocolate truffles, Paleo chocolate dessert
Servings: 12 -16 truffles
Calories: 130 kcal
Author: Don't Mess With Mama
Ingredients
  • 2/3 cup ripe avocado
  • 16 oz. gluten-free soy-free semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 4-5 drops Peppermint essential oil how to order
  • 1 organic candy cane crushed (optional)
  • 1 tbsp organic cocoa powder optional
Instructions
  1. In a double boiler, heat chocolate chips on low-medium heat until chocolate is melted. Stir continuously.
  2. Remove from heat and add melted chocolate and avocado to a food processor and pulse until the mixture is smooth.
  3. Add Peppermint essential oil and pulse for a few seconds.
  4. Chill mixture in the refrigerator for about 2 hours.
  5. Remove from refrigerator. Scoop about 2 tbsp of mixture and roll into balls.
  6. Place balls on mini cupcake liners and top with crushed candy cane or dust with cocoa powder.
Nutrition Facts
Delicious Chocolate Avocado Truffles {Paleo, Vegan}
Amount Per Serving
Calories 130 Calories from Fat 18
% Daily Value*
Fat 2g3%
Potassium 47mg1%
Carbohydrates 26g9%
Fiber 4g17%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 3g6%
Vitamin A 10IU0%
Vitamin C 0.8mg1%
Calcium 23mg2%
Iron 1.3mg7%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.