Appetizers

Protein Puppy Chow-Healthy Gingersnap Style

This muscle-building snack is sponsored by LES MILLS Good Protein! Let’s get our buff on! This quick and easy puppy chow recipe has no refined sugar or chocolate, and uses chocolate protein powder instead! It tastes like a healthy ginger snap cookie, and is perfect for Christmas!

8
1/2 Cup Natural creamy almond butter
1/4 Cup Molasses
2 Tbsp Coconut oil
4 Cups Cinnamon Chex cereal
2/3 Cup Les Mils Chocolate Protein Powder
2 1/2 tsps Ground Ginger
2 tsp Cinnamon
1. Place the almond butter, molasses and coconut oil into a large, microwave-safe bowl and microwave until melted and creamy, about 1 1/2 minutes. 2. Stir the mixture well to combine and then add in the...
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Nutritions

Calories
150

Sodium
172mg
7% DV

Fat
4g
7% DV

Protein
3g
7% DV

Carbs
23g
7% DV

Fiber
1g
5% DV

Rich and fudgy, this easy Chocolate Zucchini Bread is the perfect cross between a chocolate pound cake, brownies, and a classic loaf of zucchini bread! It's moist and tender thanks to sour cream in the batter, and studded with miniature chocolate chips for even more decadent flavor. Serve a couple of slices of double chocolate zucchini bread for breakfast or brunch with a cup of coffee, for an afternoon snack with a glass of milk, or with a scoop of vanilla ice cream for a delicious dessert.

1 c sugar
1/2 c sour cream
1/2 c vegetable oil
1/3 c milk
2 eggs
2 t vanilla extract
2 c all purpose flour
1/2 c unsweetened cocoa powder
1 (½ t) baking powder
½ teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon kosher salt
1 c shredded zucchini ( patted dry )
12 slices
  • Preheat oven to 350° F. Grease a deep 8 ½ x 4 ½ -inch or a 9 x 5-inch loaf pan and set aside.
  • In a large bowl, whisk together sugar, sour cream, oil and milk. Whisk in eggs and...
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Nutritions

Calories
2644

Sodium
2217mg
92% DV

Fat
59g
92% DV

Protein
87g
175% DV

Carbs
458g
155% DV

Fiber
50g
202% DV