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Walnuts about Chocolate No Bake Cake

By May 13, 2024No Comments

The area of nutrition can often be very overwhelming. Our minds are busy enough when we are recovering from an Eating Disorder / Eating Distress, so here is a very simple recipe to help you effectively nourish your Recovery. We invite you to use what we call the 4 T’s when trying our condition free cake. Check in and bring awareness to :

Taste

Texture

Time

Temperature

We hope you enjoy 🙂

 

Walnuts about Chocolate No Bake Cake

Ingredients:

200g dark chocolate

100g chopped walnuts

100g ground almonds

100g soft cheese

100g chopped dates

1/4 teaspoon of cinnamon

½ teaspoon ground ginger

¼ ground chilli or cayenne pepper

Method:

  1. Add the walnuts, almonds, soft cheese, dates, and chilli/cayenne pepper to a bowl
  2. In a separate bowl, melt the dark chocolate.
  3. Pour the melted dark chocolate into the bowl with the rest of the ingredients
  4. Gently mix well together.
  5. Pour the mixture into a baking tray/dish and keep it refrigerated for few hours until solid
  6. Enjoy 🙂

 

Did you know??

Dark, unprocessed chocolate has many positive impacts on your health. The flavonoids it contains have antioxidant properties that can help protect your body from damaging oxidative stress. There’s evidence that consumption of dark chocolate can improve your glucose metabolism, blood pressure and cardiovascular system.
A new study on chocolate showed that eating dark chocolate can increase your natural skin protection and protect you from skin damage from sun exposure.

Walnuts are a very good source of protein and rich in vitamin B and E and magnesium.
Almonds are rich in vitamin E, zinc, potassium, iron, fibre and lower your bad cholesterol and anticancer, contains th controversial vitamin B17.

The flesh of dates is a rich source of vitamins, especially B vitamins. Dates are also high in minerals like potassium, magnesium, copper and selenium.

Cinnamon is great for boosting memory and cognitive function and great for regulating your blood sugar.