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Chocolate Banana Bites

Photo: Travis Rathbone
Prep time 20 mins
Freeze time 2 hrs
Yield

Makes: 2 servings (serving size: 3 pieces)

If you're craving something sweet, try these super simple chocolate bites. These freezer treats are delightful frozen or thawed, and make a great party snack. Insert toothpicks into each bite to serve to guests easily and be prepared to share the recipe with everyone who asks! 

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup bittersweet chocolate chips
  • 1/4 teaspoon olive oil
  • 1 small banana, peeled and cut into 6 slices
  • 3/4 teaspoon chopped almonds, toasted

Nutrition Information

  • calories 148
  • fat 7.4 g
  • satfat 3.9 g
  • monofat 2.8 g
  • polyfat 0.4 g
  • protein 2 g
  • carbohydrate 23 g
  • fiber 2 g
  • cholesterol 0.0 mg
  • iron 1 mg
  • sodium 3 mg
  • calcium 11 mg

How to Make It

  1. Microwave chocolate and oil in a large microwave-safe bowl on high, stirring every 15 seconds, until smooth (about 1 minute).

  2. Add the banana slices and roll until well-coated. Transfer to wax-paper-lined plate and sprinkle the almonds on top. Freeze until solid (about 2 hours).

Cook's Notes

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