The Secret of #3 for Easy of Everyday Healthy is to learn more than one use for a flavour or a whole food ingredient. Why? When you know several uses for a whole food, inspirations for using the ingredient in your everyday cuisine come easily, especially if you learn Secret # 4 for deliciousness (aka flavour combining).
Left: Julie's Very Potent Love Potion: Raw Chocolate Mayan Drink
Raw Organic Chocolate (aka Cacao) LOVES....
Almonds, Dates, Cashews, Cayenne, Cacao Butter, Cinnamon, Coconut (esp. affordable & organic shredded), Coconut Oil, E3 Live, Figs (fresh!), LOVE, Goji Berries, Hemp Seeds, Maca Powder, Maple Syrup, Mesquite, Mint (fresh and oil), Stevia (Organic & Green: Check out my fav brand Suede Hills Stevia), Sucanat or Coconut Sugar, Vanilla....and YOU!
These are just a few of chocolate's delicious flavour pairings that I have mentioned in previous raw chocolate blog posts. If you would like a challenge to further Discover your Own Inner Everyday Chef experiment with these flavour pairings using affordable and easy to find everyday ingredients bien sur ;-)
Raw Chocolate LOVES....Bananas, Blueberries, Orange (Rind and Oil) Rosemary (this is a tough one I know!) and Strawberries
May you be divinely inspired!
For more information about the health benefits for raw organic chocolate please see my previous article:
Raw Organic Chocolate Nutrition: Activate the Divine in You
For delicious inspiration see my previous postings on Raw Chocolate Recipes
Recipes for A Very Potent Love Potion: Raw Chocolate Mayan Drink
Recipe for Raw Chocolate Ganache
Raw Chocolate Macaroon Recipe: Simple Enough for your Everyday
To learn more about the art of using raw chocolate a la everyday, please click on my raw chocolate recipe section to the right under categories.
To wrap up my chocolate theme, I will share with you one last chocolate inspired recipe that I created with the intention of making the easiest, most affordable, most convenient and most delicious chocolate-y treat for your everyday. Coming tomorrow ;-)
of Everyday Healthy and Get the GLOW!