Dark chocolate and almonds are a dream team. This healthy ice cream tastes like frozen almond bark but is much healthier! We bet you won’t miss the sugar or dairy.
What Is Nice Cream?
Nice cream is any sweet treat that has been made by blending frozen bananas into a creamy texture. The consistency is similar to soft serve ice cream and can be served as an ice cream substitute or dessert topping.
It’s low carb and high in fiber, which makes it a great choice for anyone following a ketogenic diet (low carb) or those who want to reduce their sugar intake.
Dark Chocolate Almond Nice Cream
- 2 cups frozen raspberries
- 2 Bananas
- 1 Tbsp arrowroot starch or tapioca flour
- 2 Tbsp raw cacao powder
- 1/4 +2 cup+Tbsp almond butter (or sunflower seed butter)
- 1/2 Tsp vanilla extract
- In a high-speed blender, combine all ingredients except for the almond butter.
- About a minute on high will suffice to properly blend.
- If you don’t have a high-speed blender, you may need to add a touch more water or milk so that it blends properly (we used about 1/4 cup).
- Pour into an airtight container and freeze for at least 4 hours before serving.
- You can eat it straight out of the freezer, but it’s best when slightly thawed.
- It’s also delicious with a dollop of coconut whipped cream! It’s also delicious with a dollop of coconut whipped cream!
Benefits of eating chocolate almond ice cream
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Is chocolate almond nice cream healthy for you?
Chocolate almond nice cream is a healthy and delicious way to get your daily dose of protein. It’s also a great way to use any leftover nut butter or chocolate chips lying around in the pantry.
Chocolate almond nice cream is made with frozen banana, cocoa powder and almond butter. This recipe makes 2 servings but can easily be doubled or tripled to make more servings. You can also add other healthy ingredients like chia seeds or hemp hearts for an extra boost of nutrients.
It’s important to note that this is not ice cream but rather a healthy alternative to ice cream made with frozen bananas instead of dairy products. In fact, many people who are allergic to dairy can enjoy chocolate almond nice cream because it does not contain any traces of milk products or eggs.
The quickest part of this dish is that it only needs a short amount of time to prepare!