7 Decadent (But Healthy) Chocolate Recipes

By Bare Blends -

There’s nothing better than a delicious and indulgent chocolate recipe. Especially when that chocolately treat is also good for you!

These recipes are made with our deliciously single-origin Organic Raw Peruvian Cacao, which, unlike processed cocoa powder, boasts a range of health benefits.


Raw cacao benefits:

  • Enhances mood and positive outlook with bliss chemicals serotonin, anandamide and other endorphins
  • Potent source of essential magnesium for healthy heart function and strong bones
  • One of the richest sources of antioxidants known, which have anti-aging properties
  • Energy boosting
  • Enhances mental clarity and cognitive function
  • Increase cardiovascular health

Here are 7 of our favourite mouthwatering cacao recipes. All of these recipes are refined sugar free, so you can't feel guilty about having one too many!



chocolate protein bars

1. Decadent Chocolate Protein Bars


These decadent chocolate protein bars are the perfect healthy snack, or post-workout energy boost. These bars are so good you will find yourself making them again and again.


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2. Raw Chocolate Tarts


These Raw Chocolate Tarts are the stuff that dreams are made of. It packs a punch full of antioxidants and has a decadent and bold flavour. It is quite rich so we recommend sharing it with another raw foodie.


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raw chocolate tarts



cacao peanut butter slice

3. Raw Cacao Peanut Butter Slice


This no-bake slice is perfect for the chocolate and peanut butter lovers out there! How could you not love a chocolatey base covered in a smooth and creamy peanut butter topping?


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4. Super Creamy Chocolate Bomb


This bowl of goodness will satiate all of your chocolate cravings. It's an antioxidant boost that will restore your energy levels in one delicious chocolatey bomb!


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chocolate bomb



hot chocolate cacao

5. Creamy Hot Cacao


The hot chocolate that tastes as good as it looks! The perfect guilt-free dessert or morning treat.


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6. Chocolate Thickshake


The recipe is refined sugar-free and could work for any time of day. You will receive a good dose of healthy fats and antioxidants from the coconut oil and raw cacao whilst still feeling like you are enjoying a treat.


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chocolate thick shake



Red velvet protein balls

7. Red Velvet Protein Balls


These protein balls get the 'Red Velvet' title due to their velvety texture and subtle cacao-berry flavour.


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Raw Cacao Powder



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At Bare Blends we take a holistic approach to your nutrition and wellness; producing delicious natural & organic superfood blends that nourish and nurture an active body + mind. All products are sugar and gluten free. From Kakadu to the Andean ranges, we've selected the highest quality ancient, raw and organic superfoods and combined them with Native and New Zealand whey proteins. We believe we make the best tasting natural protein powder in Australia.

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