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chocolate-zucchini-muffinsRight now my garden has a zillion zucchinis and I’ve got a bit of a hankering for chocolate, so I decided to come up with a recipe that would use both!

These are dairy gluten free so they won’t add to inflammation and achy joints,  plus they are balanced in macros too!

Chocolate Zucchini Muffins

Chocolate Zucchini Muffins

Ingredients

  • 1 cup almond flour (grind almonds)
  • 1 cup oat flour (grind oats)
  • 1/4 cup cocoa powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 2 cups grated zucchini
  • 1/4 cup melted coconut oil
  • 3 eggs
  • 1/4 cup raw honey
  • 1/4 cup chocolate chips

Instructions

  1. Grind almonds and oats into flour.
  2. Combine with cocoa powder, baking soda and salt.
  3. In a separate bowl mix grated zucchini, eggs, melted coconut oil and honey.
  4. Spray a muffin tin with non stick spray and spread batter between 12 cups.
  5. Sprinkle with chocolate chips.
  6. Bake at 350 for 15-20 minutes until center comes out clean.
  7. Enjoy!
https://www.christinalakefitness.com/chocolate-zucchini-muffins/

Nutrition Stats: Based on 12 muffins with chocolate chips

Calories:

Protein: 5.2 grams

Carbs: 17.8 grams

Fat: 8.2 grams

Fiber: 2.3 grams

 

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