When you start feeling the urge for something sweet creeping up, our homemade chocolate fudge is gonna hit your sweet spot. It’s vegan, and gets its creaminess from the pumpkin puree. It’s sweetened with dates. This is a perfectly well-balanced snack for cold autumn and winter days, with all the pleasures of fall put together into one perfect bite.
Ingredients:0.5 pumpkinCut the pumpkin into bite-sized pieces, discarding the seeds and pulp. Put into a pot of boiling water and cook for 10-15 minutes, until soft.
Ingredients:175 g dates, 1 tbsp cocoa powderNow make the base of the fudge: Put the dates and cocoa powder into a strong blender and blend until smooth.
Line a baking dish with parchment paper. Using moist hands, spread the fudge inside and flatten the top.
Put the fudge into the freezer.
Ingredients:1 tsp pumpkin spice mix, 125 ml coconut milk, 70 g almond butter, 1 tbsp Coconut oilNow make the pumpkin layer: Once the soft pumpkin pieces have cooled, put them and the other ingredients into the blender. Blend until smooth.
Smooth the pumpkin puree on top of the fudgy base. Put the baking dish back into the freezer and let it harden for at least 1 hour.
Ingredients:200 g dark chocolateOnce the pumpkin layer has cooled and hardened, melt the chocolate with a double boiler and spread it on top of the layered fudge. Wait about 5 minutes for the chocolate to solidify again. Now you can cut your chocolate fudge into delicious bites! Share it with friends for a treat, or keep it all to yourself if you're the tricky type.
Our tip: Chocolate fudge, cookie dough fudge, & moreWhether you're making chocolate fudge or cookie dough fudge, any of these sweet treats will make your day sweeter.
Tip 2: Make your own pumpkin spice mixIf you can't find pumpkin spice mix, make your own. Try a mix of 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon, 1 teaspoon ground ginger, 1 teaspoon ground nutmeg, and 1 teaspoon ground allspice or cloves together.
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