Mocha walnutella - sugar-free, gluten-free, vegan spread
 
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The sugarfree, vegan walnut version of the classic nutty spread.
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Recipe type: spread, breakfast
Cuisine: glutenfree, vegan, diabetic
Serves: 1 cup
Ingredients
  • 2 cups or 200g of shelled walnuts
  • 1 tablespoon of cocoa powder
  • ½ teaspoon ground coffee
  • 4 tablespoons of xylitol + 2 tablespoons of water
  • 1 heaping tablespoon of cocoa butter
  • 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract (homemade)
Instructions
  1. So simple to make this.
  2. Roast walnuts in a convection oven at 150 C / 300 F for 15 minutes, stirring 2-3 times.
  3. Put walnuts in a damp tea towel and rub, rub, rub to remove the skin. Well, most of it.
  4. Boil xylitol in water to make a syrup.
  5. Put walnuts in food processor and whizz until almost butter in texture. Add remaining ingredients and process until smooth.
Notes
Ingredients:

2 cups or 200g of shelled walnuts

1 tablespoon of cocoa powder

½ teaspoon ground coffee

4 tablespoons of xylitol + 2 tablespoons of water

1 heaping tablespoon of cocoa butter

1 teaspoon of vanilla extract (homemade)

Instructions:

So simple to make this.

Roast walnuts in a convection oven at 150 C / 300 F for 15 minutes, stirring 2-3 times.
Put walnuts in a damp tea towel and rub, rub, rub to remove the skin. Well, most of it.
Boil xylitol in water to make a syrup.
Put walnuts in food processor and whizz until almost butter in texture. Add remaining ingredients and process until smooth.
It will look something like this:

Mocha walnutella - #sugarfree, #glutenfree, #vegan spread |ingeniouscooking.com

Walnutella is really creamy when fresh, but as it cools, small crystals of xylitol form overnight. It is still spreadable, but not as creamy. If you'd like to avoid this, sub ½ teaspoon of stevia powder for the xylitol.

This spread keeps for several days in an airtight container in the fridge.
Nutrition Information
Calories: 1440 kcal/recipe Carbohydrates: 30g CH/whole recipe
Recipe by Nora's Ingenious Cooking at http://www.ingeniouscooking.com/mocha-walnutella-sugar-free-gluten-free-vegan-spread/