8 Real Food Chocolate Candy Recipes Worth Drooling Over
We're approaching Valentine's Day -- the day when couples everywhere (hopefully) go above and beyond to demonstrate and declare their love for one another. This is done through special dinners, jewelry, flower deliveries, overnight getaways, and of course, chocolate. Always chocolate. Charles Schultz wisely stated, "All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt." Whether you celebrate the holiday of love or not, there's always an occasion for
a little ok, a LOT of chocolate! Store-bought chocolates certainly are wrapped in pretty packages, but what's inside is anything but pretty. They're loaded with refined sugar, high fructose corn syrup, artificial flavors, soy lecithin, dried milk solids, and more. Kinda makes you second-guess indulging, doesn't it?
8 Real Food Chocolate Candy Recipes
Here are 8 real food chocolate candy recipes to give you a reason to eat more chocolate. (As if you needed a reason...) ;) The ingredients in these won't make you squirm because they're all REAL: real raw cacao, real cacao butter, real fruit, real nuts, and real whole sweeteners! So treat your sweetie to something truly sweet: homemade, real food chocolate candies that prove Charles Schultz was on to something... love and chocolate!
With crunchy almonds and tart, freeze-dried raspberries, this is a healthy way to satisfy a chocolate craving!