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20 Healthy Dark Chocolate Recipes

From dark chocolate almonds to dark chocolate cookies, here is a list of twenty healthy and delicious dark chocolate dessert recipes for you to cook today!

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I’ve got chocolate on the brain! Who’s with me? Just in case you love dark chocolate as much as I do, here are twenty healthy and delicious ideas for cooking with dark chocolate! With the health benefits surrounding dark chocolate it’s worth giving these recipes a try.

Dark Chocolate Cherry Granola Bars

5 stars average
30 minutes
An ideal snack or breakfast on-the-go, these chewy granola bars are filled with tart cherries, dark chocolate chips and protein-packed walnuts.
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Dark Chocolate Cherry Granola Bars - The Lemon Bowl

Dark Chocolate Malt

5 stars average
5 minutes
A delicious twist on the ice cream classic, this thick and creamy Dark Chocolate Malt is scented with cinnamon, nutmeg and cayenne. 
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Dark Chocolate Bark With Sea Salt and Cherries

5 stars average
1 hour 26 minutes
A quick and easy chocolate dessert recipe, dark chocolate is melted then sprinkled with chopped walnuts, dried cherries and sea salt.
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Raspberry Dusted Chocolate Fudge Brownie Truffles

4.62 stars average
36 minutes
Raspberry Dusted Brownie Truffles – rich and chewy chocolate brownie filled truffles get a bright tart topping of raspberry dust!
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Buckwheat Double Dark Chocolate Brownie Cookies - The Lemon Bowl

Dark Chocolate Hot Cocoa

4.17 stars average
15 minutes
Dark chocolate cocoa powder gets a little kick from cayenne and cinnamon to create this rich and creamy dessert with a healthy dose of antioxidants.
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Salted Chocolate Oatmeal Smoothie

4.5 stars average
5 minutes
A healthy spin on an oatmeal chocolate chip cookie, this smoothie is packed with protein and full of rich, chocolate flavor.
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No Bake Chocolate Chia Energy Bites

4.37 stars average
10 minutes
Chewy and delicious grab-and-go fuel, these Chocolate Chia Coconut Energy Bites are perfect for stashing in your purse, gym bag or desk drawer.
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Buckwheat Dark Chocolate Brownie Cookies

4.62 stars average
36 minutes
If using buckwheat, these are a cross between a cookie and a brownie. If using whole wheat, they’re more like a traditional chewy and fudgy cookie.
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Buckwheat Double Dark Chocolate Brownie Cookies - The Lemon Bowl

Chocolate Dipped Clementines with Sea Salt

5 stars
30 minutes
Oranges dipped in chocolate and sprinkled with sea salt is a simple yet full of flavor. Naturally gluten free and vegan-friendly.
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Chocolate Dipped Citrus Fruit - The Lemon Bowl

Raspberry Dusted Chocolate Truffles

vegan raspberry chocolate truffles are easy to make. dip a rich brownie filling into melted chocolate, and sprinkle with raspberry dust.
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Double Chocolate Maple Pear Muffins

Today we are talking moist, not too sweet double chocolate maple pear muffins that leave warm smidgens of chocolate all over your fingers– whole grain muffins, sweetened with chunks of pear and pure maple syrup, and lavished with dark chocolate morsels!
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Dark Chocolate Berry Baked Oatmeal – Fit Foodie Finds

This 5-Star Dark Chocolate Berry Baked Oatmeal recipe is a healthy breakfast idea for any day of the week!
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4 Ingredients Peanut Butter Chocolate Bites | Lil’ Cookie

These peanut butter chocolate bites are so easy, vegan, gluten free and delicious. With only 4 ingredients and a few minutes you get a perfect snack!
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Hippie Chocolate Bark – Taste Love and Nourish

This Hippie Chocolate Bark is amazing! Dark chocolate loaded with fruits, nuts and seeds. Learn how to create chocolate bark with just one baking sheet.
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No Bake Vegan Chocolate Almond Coconut Bars | Vanilla And Bean

No Bake Vegan Chocolate Almond Coconut Bars are quick and easy to pull together! A healthier snack to cure your sweet tooth
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Protein Dark Chocolate Truffles

Protein Dark Chocolate Truffles are an easy and delicious treat made with protein powder and dark chocolate peanut butter for a healthy snack that tastes amazingly decadent!
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Almond-Stuffed Chocolate Covered Cherries – Iowa Girl Eats

Almond-Stuffed Chocolate Covered Cherries is a simple, 3 ingredient, gluten-free dessert recipe that’s ready in minutes!
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Crispy Quinoa & Cashew Chocolate Clusters

These Crispy Quinoa & Cashew Chocolate Clusters are so delicious, you won’t believe they aregood for you! Healthy chocolate you can feel good about!
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Dark Chocolate Covered Almonds Recipe with Sea Salt

Crispy and creamy combine in this Dark Chocolate Covered Almonds Recipe with Sea Salt. This Dark Chocolate Almonds Recipe is a low carb, keto friendly recipe!
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Dark Chocolate Yogurt Brownies

These dark chocolate yogurt brownies are packed full of dark chocolate flavor, white whole wheat flour, palm sugar and a hint of tangy yogurt.
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Dark Chocolate Dipped Apricots

Dark Chocolate Dipped Apricots ~ this healthy homemade candy is a quick and easy dessert or a nutritious high energy snack.
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Chocolate Beet Cake Recipe 🎂 MasalaHerb.com

Chocolate Beet Cake is a healthier cake prepared with fresh beets and dark chocolate. This recipe is based on a french chocolate cake.
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Need More Options? Check out my 20 EASY CHOCOLATE DESSERT RECIPES

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Liz DellaCroce

Liz Della Croce is the creator and author of The Lemon Bowl, a healthy food blog. Since 2010, Liz has been sharing delicious recipes that just so happen to be healthy. By using real ingredients with an emphasis on seasonality, Liz has built a growing audience of loyal readers who crave good food for their families.

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