Flourless Vegan Chocolate Blender Muffins...a healthy Vitamix recipe that's vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, grain-free, flourless, egg-free, paleo-friendly and contains no refined sugar.
I have a new blender muffin recipe to share with you today...my Flourless Vegan Chocolate Blender Muffins!
They are based off my Flourless Vegan Lemon Blueberry Muffins that I posted a couple of weeks ago and these are filled with chocolatey goodness.
I make the base for my blender muffins with my Vitamix and for these, added in the cacao powder and chocolate chips.
What can you expect when making a flourless, vegan muffin?
If you've never made a flourless, vegan, egg-less recipe before, you need to know that they will not be "light and fluffy" like a traditional muffin.
They are dense, moist but will hold together well. And, it's important that you let them cool completely before serving them to give them time to firm up.
Traditional chocolate muffins contain white flour, white sugar, and eggs.
S.A.D. (Standard American Diet) Ghirardelli Premium Double Chocolate Muffin Mix
Ingredients: Sugar, Flour Enriched Bleached (Wheat Flour, Niacin Vitamin B3, Iron Reduced, Thiamine Mononitrate Vitamin B1, Riboflavin Vitamin B2, Folic Acid Vitamin B9 ), Chocolate Chips (Sugar, Chocolate Liquor, Cocoa Butter, Soy Lecithin, Vanilla), Food Starch Modified, Emulsifiers (Monoglyceride, Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate, Propylene Glycol Monoester, Mono Diglycerides), Arabic Gum, Leavening (Sodium Bicarbonate, Sodium Aluminum Phosphate), Salt, Flavors Artificial, Xanthan Gum
Not only does this traditional store-bought boxed version contain bleached flour, but also GMO's (sugar and soy lecithin).
This healthier version is made with organic ingredients and is vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, grain-free, flourless, egg-free, soy-free, paleo-friendly and contains no refined sugar.
Want more healthy dessert recipes? Check out Chocolate Almond Butter Cups, Vegan Chocolate Chip Chia Seed Pudding, Vegan Flourless Zucchini Brownies or my Clean Eating Cookbook with an entire chapter of 20 healthy, clean eating dessert recipes just like this one that you will love!
5 Fast Facts About Cashews:*
- packed with dietary fiber
- rich in “heart friendly” mono-saturated fatty acids
- rich source of minerals
- high in magnesium and copper
- excellent source of antioxidants
5 Fast Facts About Coconut:*
- 2 tablespoons contain 4.6 g RDA of dietary fiber
- healthy source of medium-chain fatty acids
- can help to decrease cholesterol
- high in lauric acid
- excellent source of manganese at 60% RDA and iron at 11% RDA
5 Fast Facts About Cacao Powder:*
- super high in anti-oxidants
- promotes cardiovascular health
- contains essential fats
- can help to decrease blood pressure
- contains over 300 compounds including protein, calcium, copper, zinc and iron
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
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Hi, I'm Karielyn! I'm the published cookbook author of CLEAN DESSERTS and content creator of The Healthy Family and Home website since 2012. I specialize in creating easy, healthy plant-based recipes that are gluten-free + vegan and made with clean, real food ingredients that you can feel good about eating.