There….now, I have your attention!

I have figured out how to make a homemade healthier chocolate spread that both the kids and I thoroughly enjoy!

Many of us are chocolate lovers, but so many of us indulge in chocolate treats that really are not all that great for our health. While chocolate itself does have some excellent properties, it’s often the added “junk” that can give it a bad reputation.

Below, I have shared a recipe for a homemade healthier chocolate spread. Unlike spreads that you can purchase on the shelves in the grocery store, this version has no refined sugar and no preservatives, so it does have to be refrigerated.

It is a delicious treat to enjoy in many ways, like with fruit or spread on waffles, toast or rice crackers. This recipe does require a food processor or a good quality blender…

This is an excerpt from the article Homemade Healthier Chocolate Spread which originally appeared on