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Tembleque Choco-Coco Recipe

Serves: 
20
15 minutes
Calories per serving: 230

Recipe Ingredients

6 (14 ounce) cans lite coconut milk
1 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cups SPLENDA® No Calorie Sweetener, Granulated
1 teaspoon vanilla
6 cinnamon sticks, plus additional for garnish
1 1/2 cups cornstarch
1 cup water
4 ounces pre-melted unsweetened chocolate
1/3 cup SPLENDA® No Calorie Sweetener, Granulated
2 ounces pre-melted unsweetened chocolate
3 ounces shredded toasted coconut
1 bunch fresh mint
1 pint raspberries

Preparation

Combine the coconut milk, salt, 1 1/2 cups of SPLENDA® Granulated Sweetener, vanilla, and cinnamon sticks in a 4-6 quart pan and simmer for 10 minutes.

Combine cornstarch and 1 cup water in a small mixing bowl, stirring until dissolved.

Add the cornstarch mixture to the simmering coconut milk. Stir until well combined and a creamy consistency is reached. Divide the mixture into 2 bowls. Add 4 oz. of unsweetened chocolate and the remaining 1/3 cup SPLENDA® Granulated Sweetener to one half, mixing until well combined.

Pour or spoon the two mixtures into dessert glasses, alternating white and chocolate layers. Cover with cellophane, refrigerate overnight.

Toast 3 oz of shredded coconut on a baking sheet in a 400 degree F oven for 6 - 10 minutes until brown or in non-stick pan over medium heat until done.

Garnish with a dollop of chocolate. Add mint leaves, raspberries and cinnamon stick. Sprinkle with toasted coconut.

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Nutrition Info Per Serving

Nutrition Info Per Serving 20 servings, Serving Size: 1/20th of recipe (about 1/2 cup)

Calories
230
Calories From Fat
150
Total Fat
16
g
Saturated Fat
10
g
Cholesterol
0
mg
Sodium
140
mg
Total Carbs
21
g
Dietary Fiber
3
g
Sugars
4
g
Protein
3
g

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