As you work towards your fitness goals, finding desserts that are low in natural sugars will facilitate your results. It will take some time for your taste buds to adjust from enjoying intense, refined sugars to appreciating the subtly and delight of natural, wholesome sugar found in fruit.
This chocolate pudding recipe provides a spectacular way to enjoy creamy chocolate while avoiding refined sugars entirely. The avocado, banana, and dates provide real, usable nutrients and vitamins while pleasing your sweet tooth.
1 avocado, pitted and peeled
1/2 cup coconut milk
1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
3 dates, pitted
1 teaspoon lemon juice
Combine all of the ingredients in a high-speed blender or food processor. Blend until creamy and smooth. Place in serving bowls and chill for 10 minutes.
Nutritional Analysis: 228 calories, 17g fat, 16g carbohydrate, 26mg sodium, 7g sugar, 7g fiber, and 4g protein