Quinoa Chocolate Treats

Quinoa Chocolate Treats

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"A delicious yet nutrient-rich treat. Rich in protein and vitamins, this sweet chocolate treat is something everyone feels good about eating and making!"


45 m {{adjustedServings}} servings 1009 cals
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  • Calories:
  • 1009 kcal
  • 50%
  • Fat:
  • 44.8 g
  • 69%
  • Carbs:
  • 138.6g
  • 45%
  • Protein:
  • 17.7 g
  • 35%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 49 mg
  • 16%
  • Sodium:
  • 158 mg
  • 6%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Grease a baking tray.
  2. Heat the chocolate chips, cinnamon, brown sugar, butter, and peppermint extract together in a large saucepan over low heat; cook and stir until the mixture forms a smooth liquid. Fold the quinoa and marshmallows into the chocolate mixture until evenly distributed; immediately spread into the prepared tray. Allow to cool completely before cutting into triangles to serve.
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  1. 9 Ratings


I'm a huge fan of *cooked* quinoa, but apparently not of uncooked. The chocolate and marshmallow part of it was fantastic, but the texture and flavor of the quinoa reminded me of birdseed with a...

This is some seriously crazy stuff. The flavor is fantastic (depending on the qualify of ingredients you use, of course), but when you bite into a piece your head kind of rattles a little becau...

I gave this a try and yup, it was worth it. I did cut the bars small (about an inch square) since they are calorie and fat laden. I do think the calorie count given is on the extremely high sid...