If the following words mean anything to you, then this recipe may not require further explanation: a bowl of Nutella.
OK, so this chocolate hazelnut smoothie bowl with Shakeology doesn’t actually contain Nutella, but the combination of chocolate and hazelnuts comes pretty close.
Our healthful interpretation of the chocolate-hazelnut delight contains much less sugar and is higher in protein, making it a nutritious dessert or snack.
Hazelnuts come from birch trees. They contain tons of nutritional value, including dense amounts of fiber, folates, and fatty acids.
Fun fact: They’re known in England as cobnuts.
This recipe calls for Chocolate Whey Shakeology, which maintains the delectable flavor of chocolate and protein, super greens, fruits, and probiotics.
Or use Chocolate Plant-Based Vegan Shakeology for a 100-percent plant-based dish.
This Chocolate Hazelnut Smoothie Bowl is as simple to make as a glass of Shakeology, but the consistency is thicker — perfect for enjoying with a spoon.
Garnish with shredded coconut and chopped dark chocolate for texture and sweetness, along with a sprinkling of sesame to add savory balance.
Pro tip: The higher the percentage of cacao in chocolate, the better. Look for chocolate that is at least 70 percent cacao or higher.
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Chocolate Hazelnut Smoothie Bowl
Love Nutella? Try this Chocolate Hazelnut Smoothie Bowl!
- ¾ cup / 180 ml unsweetened almond milk
- 1 scoop Chocolate Whey (or Plant-Based Vegan) Shakeology
- 1 Tbsp. chopped hazelnuts
- 1 cup / 170 g ice
- ½ large banana, sliced
- 1½ tsp. unsweetened shredded coconut
- 1½ tsp. sesame seeds
- 2½ tsp. chopped dark chocolate
Place almond milk, Shakeology, hazelnuts, and ice in blender; cover. Blend until smooth.
Place smoothie in a medium bowl. Top with banana, coconut, sesame seeds, and chocolate; serve immediately.
The Nutrition Facts box below provides estimated nutritional information for this recipe.*
*Total Sugars 17 g, Added Sugars 7 g
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This recipe makes a great breakfast.