Chocolate seedy goodness

This recipe contains all of the best seeds and nuts to increase our zinc levels (good for controlling the oil levels on our skin) and for heart and cardiovascular health.

They also contain goji berries, a source of beta glucan, which is good for gut health and one of the very few sources of the trace element germanium.

These are simple to make, entirely delicious and should be eaten daily as a hit of some of the best ingredients to keep our bodies healthy.

1/4 cup of:

Skin on almonds

Pumpkin seeds

Sunflower seeds

Chia seeds

Flaxseed/linseed

Cacao powder

Goji berries

A peeled chunk of fresh ginger about 4cm x 6cm chopped into small squares

Whizz in a food processor until powdery

Remove from mixer

Whizz 8 soft dried figs in the mixer

Then add the nut mix along with the rind of an orange and half its juice

Whizz.

Melt in a jug in the microwave

1/4 cup raw coconut oil

Pour this into the processor while it is whizzing the nut and fig mix

When it becones a lump of chocolate dough, remove and spread 1cm ish thick on baking paper. Its a bit sticky so spread using the back of a spoon.

Put it in the fridge for an hour or more.

Cut into squares and eat as a snack, one a day. Makes about 12.

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