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Chocolate Mousse Tarts Serves: 12 Prep: 45 minutes Cooking: 25 minutes Ingredients Pastry ½ cup plain flour ¾ cup almond meal ¼ cup cacao powder ¼ cup Raw Earth Sweetener 100g unsalted butter, chilled and cubed 2 tbs thickened cream Filling 100g dark chocolate sugar-free 1 egg 1 egg white ¼ cup Raw Earth 1 tsp vanilla bean paste 150ml thickened cream Method     Combine the flour, almond meal, cacao, Raw Earth and butter in a food processor and pulse until it resembles breadcrumbs.     Add the cream and pulse until it just looks like it will come together. Pour onto the benchtop and bring together quickly with your hands.     Form into a disk and then wrap tightly in plastic before refrigerating for 1 hour.     Make the mousse by melting the dark chocolate in the microwave. Stand to cool. Whisk eggs for 5 minutes until thick and creamy. Add

Chocolate Sponge Cake Serves: 12 Prep: 25 minutes Cook: 25 minutes Ingredients 4 eggs ¼ cup Raw Earth 1 tbs extra virgin olive oil, light tasting 1 tsp vanilla essence ¾ cup cake flour ¼ cup raw cacao powder 1 pinch salt Ganache 150g thickened cream 150g dark chocolate, chopped Method Preheat the oven to 170C Beat eggs and Raw Earth for 8-10 minutes, until light and fluffy. Beat in the olive oil and vanilla. Sift over the flour, cacao powder and sprinkle in the salt. Fold in with a spatula until combined. Pour into a greased and lined 20cm cake tin. Bake for 20-25 minutes, until a skewer inserted, comes out clean. Remove from the oven and stand to cool for 5 minutes before removing to a wire rack. Heat the cream in a heat-proof bowl over a saucepan simmering with water. Add the chocolate and

Chocolate Peanut Butter Tart Ingredients BASE 1 ¾ cup wholemeal plain flour ¼ cup cacao powder ½ tsp salt 160g coconut oil, firm* place in the freezer for 1 hour if it is liquid FILLING ¼ cup tahini 1 cup peanut butter ¼ cup Raw Earth TOP 1 cup coconut cream, firm ¼ cup sugar-free dark chocolate, sliced Method Combine flour and salt in a food processor and quickly blitz to combine Add coconut oil in spoonfuls and pulse until it resembles wet sand Add ice cold water 1 Tbsp at a time and pulse to combine. Add only as much water as needed to help it come together and form a dough - about 3-4 Tbsp. Use your hands to gently knead/form the dough on a well-floured surface and form into a disc with your hands. Lightly flour the top of the dough, as

Vegan Salted Chocolate Cookies Ingredients 145g sugar-free almond butter 1/3 cup Raw Earth ½ cup raw cacao powder 2 cups Almond meal 2 tbs coconut oil, melted 100g sugar-free dark chocolate Sea salt flakes, for sprinkling Method Preheat oven to 180C Combine the almond butter and Raw Earth in a bowl. Stir thoroughly until combined. Add the cacao powder and almond meal, stirring until combined. Stir in the coconut oil until combined. Roll into balls, place on a baking paper lined oven tray. Press down with a fork to flatten and refrigerate for 30 minutes. Bake for 10-12 minutes. Melt the chocolate in the microwave or in a heatproof bowl over a saucepan of simmering water. Drizzle the cookies in melted chocolate and sprinkle with sea salt. Stand for 20 minutes until set. Serves 10-12   -   Prep: 15 Minutes   -   Cook: 12 Minutes

Vegan Chocolate and Coffee Tart Ingredients Base 200g sugar-free cookies ½ cup coconut oil, melted Filling 1 tbs instant coffee 1 cup almond meal ½ cup sunflower seeds ¼ cup raw cacao powder 2 tbs Raw Earth ½ cup coconut cream, chilled (the solid cream not the liquid) 1 tsp vanilla extract cacao nibs, for sprinkling Method Place the cookies in a food processor and process until they resemble coarse breadcrumbs. Add the coconut oil and pulse until it comes together. Press into a greased and lined loose-bottomed tart tin 20cm. Place in the freezer. Wash and dry the processor bowl. Combine the filling ingredients, except the cacao nibs, processing until smooth and no lumps remain. Spread over the base. Bang firmly on the bench top to remove air-bubbles. Sprinkle with a generous amount of cacao nibs. Freeze for 1 hour, or until set.

Chocolate Almond Fudge Ingredients 5 tbs cacao powder 2 tbs coconut oil 1 tsp Raw Earth 1 tbs almond butter rose water pinch of salt Method Melt the coconut oil and whisk in the remaining ingredients until smooth. Pour into your chocolate mould or ice cube tray, which have been sprinkled with salt Refrigerate for 20 minutes or until set. Keep chilled. Serves 24   -   Prep: 2 Minutes   -   Cook: 25-30 Minutes