Paleo Choc Donut w/Natural Rainbows Sprinkles

PREP TIME: 10 minutes

COOK TIME:8-10 minutes

SERVES: 12-16 donuts depending on size

You will need:

Let’s make it:

3 cups almond meal

1 1/2 tsp baking powder

1/2 tsp pink Himalayan salt

1/4 cup extra virgin coconut oil

2 large eggs or chia eggs

3/4 cup almond or coconut milk + 2tbsp

2 tbsp sunflower butter

1/4 cup coconut sugar

1/4 cup raw organic cacao powder

2 tbsp raw organic cacao nibs

Zest of 2 lemons

Glaze

Natural sprinkles

3 tbsp extra virgin coconut oil, melted

Let’s Make it:

Preheat oven to 170°C and grease 4x donut tins and dust lightly with coconut flour and set aside.

In a mixing bowl, whisk together flour, baking powder, baking soda, cacao powder and salt for 30 seconds. In a separate large mixing bowl, using an electric hand mixer set on low speed, blend together coconut oil, sunflower butter, sugar for 1 minute. Mix in eggs one at a time. Add almond or coconut milk and cacao nibs.

Pour mixture into a piping bag, or, spoon into donut tines filling about 3/4 of the way. Bake in preheated oven for 8-10 minutes or until a skewer comes out clean. Allow to cool slightly and place on wire rack.

With a cooking brush, or the back of a spoon, coat each donut with a small amount of melted coconut oil then place sprinkles on, this should help them stick. Refrigerate for up to a week.