Not only does Easter mean a long weekend (Yes PLEASE!) but it usually means consuming your body weight in chocolate too. While we’re all for devouring endless Easter eggs (as long as it fits your macros right?!), we’re also here to offer you some guilt-free indulgences too! So if you’re trying to stick to your health and fitness goals this Easter, try these delicoius chocolate protein recipes instead.
Protein Chocolate Banana Bread
This has to be one our absolute favourite chocolate protein recipes! If banana bread wasn’t already delicious enough, we’ve added extra protein and chocolately goodness to make it even more tempting. Plus, with just 145 calories per serving, it’s a MUST!
Chocolate Chip Vegan Protein Bites
Photo credit: Instagram @veganpumpkins
Our guest recipe creators, @veganpumpkins, have come up with yet another irresistible recipe using our IdealFit Vegan Chocolate Protein.
The recipe is SUPER simple and these little bites might not look much (other than, DELICIOUS) but they’re full of flavour and won’t negatively impact your macros this weekend!
This recipe makes 5 – 6 bites:
- 4-6 soaked dates
- 2 tbsp peanut butter
- 1 scoop IdealFit chocolate vegan protein powder
- 1 tsp vanilla essence
- 3-4 tbsp shredded coconut
- Small handful of vegan chocolate chunks
- Blend the dates, peanut butter, protein powder and vanilla until it’s a combined and crumbly dough.
- You might need to add 1 tbsp of water if not sticking together.
- Mix in the shredded coconut and chocolate chunks by hand.
- Roll into 5-6 bite-size portions and let them cool and set in the fridge before eating.
Chocolate Protein Brownies
Ok, so it might not be Valentine’s Day but this Easter we’re in LOVE with these delicious chocolate protein brownies. Plus, anything in a heart shape and we’re sold! These are the perfect way to indulge in something gooey, rich and chocolatey without any of the guilt this Easter.
Caramel Mocha Protein Mousse
With added sweetness from our caramel mocha protein and with the simplest 2-step recipe, this delicious mocha mousse is a must this Easter weekend! Whether you enjoy it as a guilt-free dessert with friends or simply decide you deserve chocolate for breakfast (which you definitely do), this simple protein mousse recipe is the perfect option to keep you on track!
Cherry & Chocolate Black Bean Brownies
Another one of our guest recipe creators, @plant_powered_rachel, has put together this totally amazing and vegan-friendly recipe for gooey cherry & chocolate brownies. Made with IdealFit vegan chocolate protein, tart cherries and black beans (trust us here!) for added protein, they really do taste as good as they look!
One of our guest recipe creators has come up with the most delicious way to combine sweet cherries, decadent chocolate and our vegan-friendly protein!