Cherry, Dark Chocolate and Coffee Popsicle


Recently, I came across this blog: Wit and Vinegar and quite propitiously Popsicle Week just came to an end with varied Popsicle recipes.

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Here is one of my favorite I’ve tried so far. As always, I adapted using ingredients in my pantry.

Ingredients:

3/4 cup coconut milk
3/4 cup pitted cherries
6 tbsp unsweetened coffee
2 tbsp maple syrup
1 tsp vanilla extract
a dash of salt
2 squares of dark chocolate cut to bits

Process coconut milk, unsweetened coffee, vanilla extract, maple syrup and salt in a food processor. Transfer to a freezer safe dish. Add dark chocolate bits and cherry bits. Freeze for 45 minutes to an hour.

Once the mixture is thickened, scoop and transfer to Popsicle molds. Freeze for 3-4 hours to allow the molds to set.  When ready to eat or serve, dip molds in hot water for a few seconds to allow the popsicle to slide out.

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Enjoy on a ridiculously hot, and humid day!

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One thought on “Cherry, Dark Chocolate and Coffee Popsicle”

  1. Reblogged this on Fly 'n Cook and commented:

    Yummy!

    Although I planned to make these mango barks, instead I decided to try the cherry bark using the ingredients I used in my Popsicle not the least because I had plenty of ripe cherries

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