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superfood chocolate bark

superfood chocolate bark

superfood chocolate bark

Yes, I am giving you a very good reason to eat more chocolate.  AND a great gift to make for the people you love.

My husband has decided that it is perfect pre-workout fuel.  I think this healthy smoothie is better, but who am I to judge.

superfood chocolate bark

10 oz high quality bittersweet chocolate, chopped

¾ c coconut flakes

¾ c sliced almonds

½ c  roasted salted pumpkin seeds

½ c goji berries

1 t turmeric

the pig and the fig superfood chocolate bark

the pig and the fig superfood chocolate bark

Heat a non-stick skillet to medium heat.  Add the coconut and sliced almonds.  Shake the pan, give it a stir until everything is lightly toasted.  Pour into a bowl and let cool slightly.

superfood chocolate bark

superfood chocolate bark

Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Melt the chocolate in the microwave. Start with 2 minutes, giving a stir and then back in for 30 seconds.

chocolate bark

chocolate bark

Stir the turmeric powder into the chocolate. Add about ¾ of the coconut almond mixture and spread out evenly onto the parchment paper.

superfood bark

superfood bark

Top with remaining goji, pumpkin seed, almond and coconut mixture and gently press into the bark.  Refrigerate until firm (about 15 minutes) Break apart into shards and serve.