Gluten-free Many people are being diagnosed as having Celiac disorder, or gluten intolerance. Even individuals who are not diagnosed with Celiac often find they feel better avoiding gluten.
Vegan Free of animal products and bi-products, and cruelty-free.
High fiber Fiber is a great thing to have in a dessert! It lowers the glycemic index of the food, so you have a more sustained energy release, and you don’t experience that sugar-high/crash that often comes with sweets. It also helps you to feel fuller longer, so that you’re satisfied with one serving
Refined-sugar free batter
No refined sugar in the batter–not even maple syrup or honey is used.
Dairy-free and egg-free Dairy and eggs are 2 of the most common allergens.
Source of protein Protein is important to heal and rebuild. Any balanced snack should have some protein in it. Protein also helps you to feel full.
Super sustained energy levels! Shockingly Healthy Brownies and Blondies won’t spike your blood sugar. As a result of the high quality combination of ingredients, you’ll enjoy a sustained release of energy, and feel good during and after your snack. Most desserts give you a sugar high followed by an energy slump.
Packed with Super Foods:
Coconut Oil helps your body use fat for energy, and is easily burned for fuel. It provides the energy of carbs without the insulin spike. It can boost your metabolism, and help you get leaner.
Cocoa is rich in fiber, antioxidants, and feel good chemicals for a happy and healthy state of mind.
Dates are rich in fiber and polyphenols, the same antioxidant you find in green tea. They are also a wonderful rich sweetener that is low on the glycemic index, which means no energy slump!
Chickpeas are rich in fiber, and pack some protein. They can help with weight management and weight loss. They have been shown to lower LDL cholesterol. They are also great for blood sugar management.
Flax Seed is a great source of Omega 3 Fatty Acids, which are great for brain power! Also an excellent source of fiber.
An all day treat: Though they look and taste like dessert, Shockingly Healthy Brownies and Blondies are healthy enough for breakfast. They definitely beat your average coffee shop muffin’s nutritional profile.