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Homemade Sugar-Free Mounds Bars and Acts of Kindness

Clusters of sweet coconut covered in rich dark chocolate. Making your own low carb, gluten-free Mounds Bars is easy and healthy.
Course Dessert
Cuisine Dessert
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Chill Time 2 hours 30 minutes
Total Time 2 hours 55 minutes
Servings 18 small bars
Calories 167 kcal

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Line an 8x8 baking pan with parchment paper, leaving an overhang on the sides for easy removal.
  2. In a medium saucepan over low heat, combine the Low Carb Sweetened Condensed Milk, coconut oil, and cocoa butter, stirring until smooth.
  3. Stir in powdered sweetener until well combined and no clumps remain. Stir in shredded coconut and coconut extract.
  4. Spread mixture into prepared baking pan and refrigerate until firm, at least 2 hours.
  5. Remove from pan by lifting with the overhanging parchment. Cut into desired size and shape (I made 18 long, thin bars).
  6. Freeze bars for 30 minutes.
  7. Line a baking sheet with parchment or waxed paper.
  8. Melt chocolate in small saucepan over low heat, stirring until smooth. Drop a frozen bar into melted chocolate and gently toss with a fork to cover. Remove and shake off excess chocolate, then place on prepared baking sheet.
  9. Repeat with remaining bars. Refrigerate until chocolate is set.

Recipe Notes

Serves 18. Each serving has 4 g of carbs and 1 g of fiber. Total NET CARBS = 3 g.

167 Calories; 17g Fat (86.5% calories from fat); 2g Protein; 4g Carbohydrate; 1g Dietary Fiber; 22mg Cholesterol; 21mg Sodium

Nutrition Facts
Homemade Sugar-Free Mounds Bars and Acts of Kindness
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 167 Calories from Fat 153
% Daily Value*
Fat 17g26%
Cholesterol 22mg7%
Sodium 21mg1%
Carbohydrates 4g1%
Fiber 1g4%
Protein 2g4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.